Little Women

Little Women

DVD - 2005
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Chronicles the humorous and sentimental fortunes of the four March sisters as they grew into young ladies during the harsh times of the Civil War.
Publisher: [United States] : Turner Entertainment Co. ; Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, 2005.
ISBN: 9781419817670
1419817671
Branch Call Number: DVD FIC Littl
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (115 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.

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superreader64
Dec 30, 2018

I enjoyed this 1933 version of Little Women. Katherine Hepburn was great in the role of Jo March.
Excellent movie!

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ThomasJWhiting
Jul 16, 2018

VERY GOOD 1933 film version of Louisa M. Alcott's famous novel of the four girls growing up to be women set in Concord, Massachusetts, during and after the American Civil War.
Katherine Hepburn is wonderfully dramatic as daughter Jo - and the three other actresses also give fine performances. I've only recently been seeking out her various films over a lengthy career and become quite a fan of her.
Edna May Oliver gives another fun performance as their cranky Aunt March - I've enjoyed seeing her do her cranky lady act in several films now, including A Tale of Two Cities and David Copperfield. When asked why she played predominantly comedic roles, she replied, "With a horse's face, what more can I play?
This is a fine George Cukor directed film version of a literary work.
I also recommend the great 1949 film version starring June Allyson, and Elizabeth Taylor at age 17, available at KCLS.

NWPL Feb 09, 2017

I love this version of Little Women! Katharine Hepburn is Jo March and love her interactions with all the other characters. And, seeing so many fabulous actresses in one film is great.

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Monolith
Jun 13, 2013

An endearing eighty year old adaptation of Louisa May Alcott's classic from director George Cukor. Although the woman was an icon, there's something I find irritating about Katharine Hepburn's manner of speaking. And she certainly loved being the center of attention. Edna May Oliver's tightly wound spinster character (Aunt March) was hilarious; I've seen her in several vintage films and she's always the same, and cracks me up every time.

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Jun 13, 2013

Jo March: "Christopher Columbus!"

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