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Bright Eyes

PG| 1 hr. 23 min.

Plot Summary
Having lost her father to a plane crash, 5-year-old Shirley (Shirley Temple) and her mother, Mary (Lois Wilson), live with the Smythe family, for whom Mary serves as a domestic. With the exception of Uncle Ned (Charles Sellon), the Smythes don't much care for Shirley, and she greatly prefers spending time with her godfather, pilot James Merritt (James Dunn). When Mary is killed in a car accident, the distraught Shirley becomes the object of a bitter custody battle between James and Ned.

Cast: Shirley Temple , James Dunn , Judith Allen , Lois Wilson , Charles Sellon , Walter Johnson , Jane Withers , Theodore von Eltz

Director: David Butler

Genres: Comedy

Bright Eyes (1934)

Release Date: December 7th, 2003|1 hr. 23 min.

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