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Release Date: October 4th, 2002

DVD Release Date: May 7th, 2002

G|2 hr 14 min

Plot Summary
Young orphan Pollyanna (Hayley Mills) believes life's most difficult problems can always be surmounted by a positive attitude and pragmatism. But when she moves in with her dour aunt (Jane Wyman), she is introduced to a range of disheartened folks who challenge her upbeat outlook. Not to be discouraged, she sets to work spreading hope and good cheer. However, when an inspired doctor (Richard Egan) leads the community in a campaign in opposition to her aunt, Pollyanna's goodwill is strained.

Cast: Hayley Mills, Jane Wyman, Richard Egan, Karl Malden, Nancy Olson, Adolphe Menjou, Donald Crisp, Agnes Moorehead

Director: David Swift

Genres: Family, Comedy

Production Co: Walt Disney Productions

Keywords: Emotional, Amusing, Growing up, Small town, Doctor, Family, Friendship, House, Transformation, Moving, Love

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