The Little Colonel 1935

After Southern belle Elizabeth Lloyd runs off to marry Yankee Jack Sherman, her father, a former Confederate colonel during the Civil War, vows to never speak to her again. Several years pass and Elizabeth returns to her home town with her husband and young daughter. The little girl charms her crusty grandfather and tries to patch things up between him and her mother.

Books with substantial mentioning of The Little Colonel
Robert Windeler
The Films of Shirley Temple
Secaucus, NJ, 1981
Books with an entry on The Little Colonel
Aubrey Solomon
The Fox Film Corporation, 1915-1935, A history and filmography
Jefferson, N.C., 2011

Larry Langman and David Ebner
Hollywood's Image of the South, A Century of Southern Films
Westport, Connecticut - London, 2001

The Little Colonel
US 1935

Directed by

William Burress
Frank Darien
Paul McVey
John Ince
C.E. Anderson
Frank O'Connor
Dave O'Brien
Harry Strang
Charles C. Wilson


Running time:80 minutes 1

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