Jan 4, Stand Up and Cheer (1934)
Passed, 1h 8min
Shirley Temple, Warner Baxter
President Franklin Roosevelt appoints a theatrical producer as the new Secretary of Amusement in order to cheer up an American public still suffering through the Depression.
Jan 11, The Littlest Rebel (1935)
Approved, 1h 13min
Shirley Temple, John Boles
Shirley Temple’s father, a rebel officer, sneaks back to his rundown plantation to see his family and is arrested. A Yankee takes pity and sets up an escape. Everyone is captured and the officers are to be executed. Shirley and “Bojangles” Robinson beg President Lincoln to intercede.
Jan 18, The Little Princess (1939)
Approved, 1h 33min
Shirley Temple, Richard Greene
A little girl is left by her father in an exclusive seminary for girls, her father having to go to South Africa to fight in the Second Boer War.
Jan 25, Heidi (1937)
Approved, 1h 28min
Shirley Temple, Jean Hersholt
A plucky little orphan girl gets dumped abruptly into her gruff, hermit grandfather’s care, then later gets retaken and delivered as a companion for an injured girl.
Tuesday, November 14, Funny Farm, 1988
101 min., rated PG
Chevy Chase, Kevin O’Morrison, Madolyn Smith Osborne
A couple swap city life for the country, but their picturesque new hometown turns out to be overrun with a gauntlet of crazy inhabitants.