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The Secret Garden (2020)

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An orphaned girl discovers a magical garden hidden at her strict uncle's estate.


Marc Munden


Jack Thorne (screenplay by), Frances Hodgson Burnett (novel)
1,248 ( 493)





Complete credited cast:
Dixie Egerickx ... Mary
Richard Hansell ... George
David Verrey ... Jeremy
Tommy Gene Surridge ... Billy (as Tommy Surridge)
Julie Walters ... Mrs. Medlock
Maeve Dermody ... Alice
Colin Firth ... Archibald Craven
Isis Davis ... Martha
Amir Wilson ... Dickon
Fozzie Fozzie ... Jemima / Hector
Anne Lacey Anne Lacey ... Mrs. Pitcher
Edan Hayhurst ... Colin
Rupert Young ... Marcus
Jemma Powell ... Grace
Sonia Goswami ... Ayah (Flashback)


The main character Mary Lennox "Dixie Egerickx" is a spoiled 10-year-old girl of rich parents who grew up in India. After everyone in her family dies from cholera, Mary is sent to live in Misselthwaite manor in Yorkshire with her uncle Archibald Craven "Colin Firth" and the housekeeper Mrs. Medlock "Julie Walters". Mary discovers that the house holds many secrets. There she finds a key that leads her to a garden held locked for years by her uncle after the death of his wife. Soon she finds a room in the manor where her sick cousin Colin "Edan Hayhurst" has spend his entire life in his bed, completely unable to walk. But with the help of her new friend Dickon "Amir Wilson" the children manage to bring the garden back to life. In the garden Colin learns to walk and he becomes a healthy and happy young boy. When Lord Craven one day sees the children playing in the garden, he is amazed by the sight of his son walking. He feels joy for the first time since years. Written by Annie_2330

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Drama | Family | Fantasy

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Rated PG for thematic elements and some mild peril | See all certifications »

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Colin Firth and Julie Walter's starred in Mamma Mia! (2008). See more »


Remake of The Secret Garden (1993) See more »


The Secret Garden
Written by Aurora Aksnes
Performed by Aurora Aksnes (as Aurora)
Courtesy of Decca Records
Under license from Universal Music Operations Ltd.
(c) Budde Music
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Is this adaptation 20
8 August 2020 | by jimthomsonsrSee all my reviews

It seems roughly every 7 years someone makes another adaptation, this is still a fine movie but how many more versions do we need, get a life. Are all the writers, producers and directors of today braindead unimaginative slugs without any new Ideas that they have to constantly remake already well known popular films. Time for a new generation of creative, imaginative and original movie makers to arise and take over .

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