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Mr. Pendleton
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Dr. Chilton
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Old Tom
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Tim
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Mrs. Payson
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Mr. Pendleton's Maid
Jane Nash ...
Mrs. Ford
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Wealthy, impossible to please lady Polly, whom only gardener Tom's irresistibly charming, indomitably cheerful son Tim, the chauffeur-handyman, can handle, grudgingly lets her late sister's orphaned daughter Pollyanna (11) move into her grand home. The staff takes to the playful brat, who finds the grimly stern dignified house regime stifling, but often gets round it. The happy game Pollyanna's father taught her soon spreads friendship and joy in the village. After succeeding to adopt a stray cat and dog, she sets her mind to 'fellow orphan' Jimmy Bean. Finding recluse rich neighbor Pendleton with a broken leg and another accident starts a cascade involving his and her family's past. Written by KGF Vissers

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Pollyanna: Have you never wanted to get married, Aunt Polly? Mr. Murphy the blacksmith is awfully nice.
Aunt Polly: Yes, I'm not sure Mrs. Murphy is quite finished with him yet.
Pollyanna: Oh.
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Loved it!
29 December 2002 | by (Ottawa, Canada) – See all my reviews

This is an excellent tear jerker. I can't remember the last time a movie has drawn tears out of me. Excellent acting by all, especially Georgina Terry! Scenery is beautiful, although there are a few editing errors. Highly recommended. I would definitely buy the DVD if I ever come across it.


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