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Little Women (1994)

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The March sisters live and grow in post-Civil War America.

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Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 5 wins & 14 nominations. See more awards »

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With their father away fighting in the Civil War, Jo, Meg, Beth and Amy grow up with their mother in somewhat reduced circumstances. They are a close family who inevitably have their squabbles and tragedies. But the bond holds even when, later, men friends start to become a part of the household. Written by Jeremy Perkins {J-26}

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The story that has Lived in our hearts For generations, Now comes to the screen For the holidays See more »

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Drama | Family | Romance

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Rated PG for two uses of mild language | See all certifications »

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$15,000,000 (estimated)

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$50,003,300 (USA)
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Trivia

Winona Ryder introduced Christian Bale to his future wife on the set of this film. By the time she worked as Ryder's personal assistant. See more »

Goofs

The lyrics to the carol 'Deck The Halls' as sung in the movie are a variation of the original English lyrics and were first printed as this variant in America in 1877, although without the third 'fa la la la la...'. See more »

Quotes

Jo: Meg? John Brooke stole your glove.
Meg: Which glove? Not my white one.
Jo: Laurie says he keeps it in his pocket. Hannah, don't you think he ought to give it back?
Hannah: It isn't what I think that matters.
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Connections

Version of Little Women (1950) See more »

Soundtracks

For the Beauty of the Earth
Lyrics by Folliott S. Pierpont
Music by Conrad Kocher
Vocals: Trini Alvarado, Kirsten Dunst, and Claire Danes
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16 August 2005 | by (Netherlands) – See all my reviews

I had to give this one a 10 rating. It is the best film of all time. I really love this one. It is extremely well casted. All the young actresses and actors are now megastars. All the colours are great the costumes and the lights and production designs. The PD is a dutchman!!! I listened to the directors commentary and I really learned that this was a project in which the makers put their hearts in.

This film is all heart.Warm!

To some people it may be a bit to sugarcoated. If you are a macho don't watch it. The rest of you .....don't miss it.

If there are 10 things you have to do before you die reading the book and watching the film must be on that list.

The title LITTLE WOMEN is nice but gives you the wrong idea. It's not just for little girls.


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