Little Lord Fauntleroy
Little Lord Fauntleroy (1936)

Adapted from the novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett, this film is set in the late-19th century. Freddie Bartholomew is a likeable Brooklyn boy. Upon discovering that Freddy is the rightful heir to his fortune, the boy's aristocratic… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: April 2, 1936
DVD Release Date: November 28, 2000
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Nell Minow
Common Sense Media

Adaptation of classic novel is a charming fairy tale.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

An excellent children's pic, for others the contrived melodrama might at best only be bearable.

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Steve Crum

Still entertaining drama, though dated, starring Bartholomew and Rooney, two great child actors of the time.

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Kevin M. Williams
Most thirties films with children as the leads followed the formula, whatever the vehicle, that the savvy, cynical, smartypants adults around them learn to… More
Sarah Prisbylla
It's like a Shirley Temple movie except with a little boy instead, and not as cute or funny!