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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 & 15 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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Save a place in your heart for the unforgettable story of these... LITTLE WOMEN See more »

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

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25 December 1994 (USA)  »

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$15,000,000 (estimated)

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$50,003,300 (USA)
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Trivia

Alicia Silverstone auditioned for the role of Beth March but was thought to be a bit older than how the filmmakers saw the character. See more »

Goofs

When Jo tells the family she sold her hair for the train ticket, it looks as if her long hair is bundled under her wig. In real life, Winona Ryder's hair was very short and there were two wigs made for Jo March, one long and one short. What looks like long hair bundled up is really Winona's hair peeking out below the wig. See more »

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Beth: I feel stronger with you close by.
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Version of Little Women (1933) See more »

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Composed by Gaetano Donizetti
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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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