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Child Star - The Shirley Temple Story
Child Star - The Shirley Temple Story
Actors: Connie Britton, Colin Friels, Hinton Battle, Emily Hart, Ashley Rose
Director: Nadia Tass
Genres: Drama, Kids & Family, Television
NR     2001     1hr 28min

Newcomer Ashley Rose Orr sings and dances up a storm in this made-for-TV movie from Disney. Based on Shirley Temple Black's autobiography, Child Star, the movie does an excellent job of depicting her life as a beacon of ho...  more »

     
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Actors: Connie Britton, Colin Friels, Hinton Battle, Emily Hart, Ashley Rose
Director: Nadia Tass
Creators: David Parker, Maryann Brandon, Iain Paterson, Melissa Joan Hart, Paula Hart, Joe Wiesenfeld, Shirley Temple
Genres: Drama, Kids & Family, Television
Sub-Genres: Drama, Family Films, All Made-for-TV Movies
Studio: WALT DISNEY VIDEO
Format: DVD - Color - Closed-captioned
DVD Release Date: 12/18/2001
Original Release Date: 05/13/2001
Theatrical Release Date: 05/13/2001
Release Year: 2001
Run Time: 1hr 28min
Screens: Color
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaDVD Credits: 1
Total Copies: 0
Members Wishing: 9
MPAA Rating: NR (Not Rated)
Languages: English

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Movie Reviews

Great Shirley Temple Story for kids!
Kay Tea | Chesapeake, VA | 06/23/2008
(4 out of 5 stars)

"We have loved this film so much that we "wore out" our VHS tape and had to order the DVD! My daughter loves watching Shirley Temple grow up and I love watching how it makes my daughter smile."
Sweet, special film!
J. Arena | Williamsburg, VA | 02/14/2008
(4 out of 5 stars)

"Child Star - The Shirley Temple Story is a wonderful biography of America's favorite kid actress. Although not perfect, it remains one of my favorite due to the subject matter.

Ashley Rose Orr was a bit long in the tooth to play Shirley at some points of the story, but it was generally believable. The period costumes also added a great deal to the authenticity.

If you are a Shirley fan, this DVD belongs in your collection, right next to your real Shirley movies."