Approved | | Comedy, Drama, Family
Rebecca's Uncle Harry leaves her with Aunt Miranda who forbids her to associate with show people. But neighbor Anthony Kent is a talent scout who secretly set it up for her to broadcast.
Bill Robinson visited Shirley Temple at an exclusive and restricted hotel to rehearse the "Parade of the Wooden Soldiers" number for this film. Temple later recalled, "I asked Bill what cottage he was staying in. He told me, 'I'm staying in the chauffeur quarters above the garage.' It wasn't until years later that I understood why."
Sorry, honey, I guess you're not the type.
Rebecca Winstead: I can change my type. I'm very self-reliant.
Harry Kipper: But you didn't even let her finish her song!
Orville Smithers: The chief said he heard enough, and he's the one giving orders around here.
Harry Kipper: All right, but you're passing up the most ...
Shirley Temple's stunt double, with her head turned away from the camera, is very obviously not Shirley, as she climbs down the ladder.
Also available in a computer colorized version.