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Little Miss Molly (1938)

My Irish Molly (original title)
An Irishman leaves to make his fortune in America, in the mean time, a custody battle arises over a talented little girl between one sister that loves her and another who only seeks the money offered to care for her.

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Alex Bryce

Writers:

John Argyle (story), Alex Bryce (screenplay) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Binkie Stuart Binkie Stuart ... Molly Martin
Tom Burke Tom Burke ... Sonny Gallagher
Phillip Reed ... Bob
Maureen O'Hara ... Eileen O'Shea (as Maureen FitzSimons)
Maire O'Neill Maire O'Neill ... Mrs. O'Shea
C. Denier Warren C. Denier Warren ... Chuck
Maureen Moore Maureen Moore ... Hannah Delaney
Franklyn Kelsey Franklyn Kelsey ... Liam Delaney (as Franklin Kelsey)
Leo McCabe Leo McCabe ... Corney
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Harry Angers Harry Angers
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Storyline

An Irishman leaves to make his fortune in America, in the mean time, a custody battle arises over a talented little girl between one sister that loves her and another who only seeks the money offered to care for her.

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Musical

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

29 September 1940 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Little Miss Molly See more »

Company Credits

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

This is the only film in which Maureen O'Hara is credited by her name at birth: Maureen FitzSimons. See more »

Quotes

Eileen O'Shea: He still please with the story?
Bob: So Please he wants me to go back to start another
Eileen O'Shea: When?
Bob: Right Away, you know I don't want to go back, can't you see what I'm telling to tell you? I never really been in love before, But I am now.
Eileen O'Shea: Oh Bob, you mustn't talk like that!
Bob: You have to listen I can't go back without you.
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Soundtracks

Danny Boy
Traditional Irish ballad with lyrics by Frederick Edward Weatherly
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10 July 1999 | by andy-345See all my reviews

A vain attempt to find another Shirley Temple. Not even Maureen O'Hara,in her days before Hollywood stardom,could save this film from being embarrassingly bad.


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