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The Secret Garden1949

The Secret Garden (1949)





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In this filmization of Frances Hodgson Burnett novel, tempestuous orphan girl Mary Lennox is sent to live with her reclusive, long-widowed uncle Archibald Craven. The embittered Craven has an invalid son, with whom the troublesome Mary constantly clashes. Things soon change after Mary discovers the key to an abandoned garden.

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Margaret O'Brien
as Mary Lennox
Herbert Marshall
as Archibald Craven
Gladys Cooper
as Mrs. Medlock
Dean Stockwell
as Colin Craven
Reginald Owen
as Ben Weatherstaff
Aubrey Mather
as Dr. Griddlestone
George Zucco
as Dr. Fortescue
Lowell Gilmore
as British Officer
Dennis Hoey
as Mr. Pitcher
Matthew Boulton
as Mr. Bromley
Isobel Elsom
as Governess
Kathryn Beaumont
as Uncredited
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Too shrill in its performances to be completely winsome.

December 10, 2005 | Rating: B | Full Review…

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