My Little Girl Poster

Release Date: 1986

R|1 hr 53 min

Plot Summary
In an effort to give something back to society, wealthy socialite Franny Bettinger (Mary Stuart Masterson) takes a position at a center for troubled youths. There she meets a group of hard-luck teens, many of whom don't take kindly to a little rich girl sticking her nose into their lives. Despite an initial culture clash, Bettinger soon finds herself becoming emotionally invested in the plight of several teens, despite the disapproval of her mother, Delly (Pamela Payton-Wright).

Cast: Mary Stuart Masterson, James Earl Jones, Geraldine Page, Pamela Payton-Wright, Anne Meara, Peter Gallagher, Page Hannah, Erika Alexander

Director: Connie Kaiserman

Genres: Drama

Keywords: Mother, Transformation, 1980s, Father, Underdog, Quest, Gritty