When Manny Singer's wife dies, his young daughter Molly becomes mute and withdrawn. To help cope with looking after Molly, he hires sassy housekeeper Corrina Washington, who coaxes Molly out of her shell and shows father and daughter a whole new way of life. Manny and Corrina's friendship delights Molly and enrages the other townspeople.
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They needed a family. What they got was magic.
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Did You Know?
The song Molly starts playing continuously on the piano before stopping after the first seven notes with Corrina in a later scene helping Molly by playing the song's last six notes is John Mason Neale's "Good King Wenceslas" which is an English 1853 Christmas carol that was originated from Finland 300 years earlier. See more
When Corinna says goodbye to the elderly woman and her dog, the dog's mouth does not open when she barks. See more
How dare you keep her out of school, Corrina! How dare you!
Manny, she was not ready to go back to school, yet.
You're not her mother, Corrina! That's not your decision!
Referenced in This Means War
REET PETITE (THE SWEETEST GIRL IN TOWN)
Written by Berry Gordy
and Billy Davis
(as Roquel Billy Davis)
Performed by Jackie Wilson See more