Director John S. Robertson
Music director Max Steiner
Country United States
Genre Comedy, Drama
|Release date November 4, 1932 (1932-11-04)|
Based on Little Orphan Annie by Harold Gray
Writer Harold Gray (comic strip), Tom McNamara, Wanda Tuchock
Screenplay Tom McNamara, Wanda Tuchock
Cast Mitzi Green (Annie), Buster Phelps (Mickey), May Robson (Mrs. Stewart), Edgar Kennedy (Daddy Warbucks)
Similar movies One Mans Journey (1933), Our Little Girl (1935), The Silver Lining, Pecks Bad Boy with the Circus (1938), Bed of Roses (1933)
Little Orphan Annie is a 1932 American Pre-Code comedy film directed by John S. Robertson and written by Wanda Tuchock and Tom McNamara. It is based on the comic strip Little Orphan Annie by Harold Gray. The film stars Mitzi Green, Buster Phelps, May Robson, Matt Moore and Edgar Kennedy. The film was released on November 4, 1932, by RKO Pictures.
Oliver "Daddy" Warbucks is going away to find gold. He must leave Annie and Sandy and promises that when he gets back they'll be rich. On the way home, Sandy finds a little boy named Mickey crying behind a fence. Mickey is upset because his grandmother died and he is being forced to go to an orphanage.
The film is recognized by American Film Institute in these lists:
ReferencesLittle Orphan Annie (1932 film) Wikipedia
Little Orphan Annie (1932 film) IMDb Little Orphan Annie (1932 film) themoviedb.org