A country bumpkin goes to live with her upperclass relatives and learns to adapt amongst her peers, without changing who she is.
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Director: William Asher
Stars: Annette Funicello, Dwayne Hickman, Brian Donlevy
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 Steven Abernathy / ... (19 episodes, 1958)
David Stollery ...
 Mike / ... (19 episodes, 1958)
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 Annette McCloud (19 episodes, 1958)
Steve Stevens ...
 Drew Stafford (17 episodes, 1958)
Doreen Tracey ...
 Val Abernathy (17 episodes, 1958)
Rudy Lee ...
 Olmstead 'Steady' Ware (16 episodes, 1958)
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 Moselle Corey (15 episodes, 1958)
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 Jet Maypen (15 episodes, 1958)
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 Laura Rogan (15 episodes, 1958)
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 Uncle Archie / ... (13 episodes, 1958)
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 Kitty / ... (11 episodes, 1958)
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 Katie (11 episodes, 1958)
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 Court Whitney (10 episodes, 1958)
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 Aunt Lila / ... (10 episodes, 1958)
Tommy Cole ...
 Jimmy Smith (8 episodes, 1958)
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Annette stars as a simple orphan coming from a small country farm to the upper-class suburbs so she can live with an aunt and uncle she hasn't seen in years. At first, she's excited to finally have solid home. Her aunt takes her shopping and gives her a new look, while her uncle makes her school plans ready, and the house maid babies her no end. But it's the other kids in town that at last give Annette something to worry about. Some are snobs, some are obnoxious, and the ones she does get along with are the sort of people her aunt believes are beneath her. With a new crush on the popular boy in school, Annette becomes the target of his jealous girlfriend. Her life may never be simple again. Written by Max Vaughn

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Walt Disney Presents: Annette  »

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(RCA Sound Recording)

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1.33 : 1
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The serial "Annette" ran during the third and final year of "The Mickey Mouse Club" (1955-1958). It consisted of 19 episodes: 1. The Newcomer Feb 11, 1958 2. Annette Meets Jet Feb 12, 1958 3. An Invitation Feb 13, 1958 4. The Escort Feb 14, 1958 5. The Party Feb 17, 1958 6. Paying the Piper Feb 18, 1958 7. The Missing Necklace Feb 19, 1958 8. What Happened at School Feb 20, 1958 9. Almost a Fight Feb 21, 1958 10. Steady Gets an Idea Feb 24, 1958 11. The Explosion Feb 25, 1958 12. The Turned Down Invitation Feb 26, 1958 13. Annette Makes a Decision Feb 27, 1958 14. The Hayride Feb 28, 1958 15. The Barbecue Mar 3, 1958 16. The Fight Mar 4, 1958 17. The Farewell Letter Mar 5, 1958 18. Mike to the Rescue Mar 6, 1958 19. The Mystery is Solved Mar 7, 1958 See more »

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My Favorite of the MMC series
5 January 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I grew up watching Mickey Mouse Club and loved the series. I would absolutely love to find it on DVD or VHS tape so that I could show my kids. It reminds me of the wonderfully simple life we had back then. It was my favorite of the series that they had on Mickey Mouse Club. I have told my friends about it but they don't remember seeing it and would love to share it with them. The song from the series was also one of my favorites and if they had that on a cd or lp I would definitely buy it. I have spent the last week searching the internet trying to get information on this and at last I found it. Annette was my favorite Mouseketeer because we share the name.To be able to see this again would just make me the happiest person on earth. It's the old moral of good winning over evil. It shows the good morals we grew up with and the manners and kindness we should not loose.


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