Cheers for Miss Bishop (1941) - Rotten Tomatoes

Cheers for Miss Bishop1941

Cheers for Miss Bishop (1941)





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Based on the novel by Bess Streeter Aldrich, a Midwestern teacher (Martha Scott) stays at the same school for 50 years, beginning in the 1880s. The film earned an Oscar nomination for Best Score.

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Martha Scott
as Ella Bishop
William Gargan
as Sam Peters
Edmund Gwenn
as President Corcoran
Mary Anderson
as Amy Saunders
Sterling Holloway
as Chris Jensen
Sidney Blackmer
as John Stevens
Dorothy Peterson
as Mrs. Bishop
Don Douglas
as Delbert Thompson
Marsha Hunt
as Hope Thompson
John Archer
as Richard Clark
Lois Ranson
as Gretchen Clark
Rosemary DeCamp
as Minna Fields
Knox Manning
as Anton Radcheck
John Arledge
as Snapper MacRae
Jack Mulhall
as Prof. Carter
Howard Hickman
as Prof. Lancaster
Helen MacKellar
as Miss Patton
William Farnum
as Judge Peters
Anna Mills
as Mrs. Peters
John Hamilton
as President Watts
Pierre Watkin
as President Crowder
Sue Moore
as Stena
Rand Brooks
as Buzz Wheelwright
Charles Smith
as Buddy Warner
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Critic Reviews for Cheers for Miss Bishop

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Well acted but sentimental small-town melodrama about a teacher who has devoted all of her life to work.

August 26, 2012 | Rating: B- | Full Review…

Not much to say about such sentimental humbug, except it's all so very nicely done and let's give three cheers for Miss Bishop.

July 1, 2007 | Rating: C+ | Full Review…

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