Overview

When a spoiled English girl living in 19th century India loses both parents in a cholera epidemic, she is sent back to England to live in a country mansion. The lord is a strange old man-- frail and deformed, immensely kind but so melancholy. She wishes to discover what has caused him so much sorrow and to bring joy back to the household. It all must have something to do with the screams and wails which echo through the house at night and no one wants to talk about.

  1. Alan Grint

    Director

  2. Blanche Hanalis

    Writer

  3. Frances Hodgson Burnett

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Colin Firth

    Colin Firth

    Adult Colin Craven

  2. Gennie James

    Mary Lennox

  3. Barret Oliver

    Barret Oliver

    Dickon Sowerby

  4. Jadrien Steele

    Jadrien Steele

    Colin Craven

  5. Michael Hordern

    Michael Hordern

    Ben Weatherstaff

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Status Released

Release Information

  • November 30, 1987
    PG
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Some material may not be suitable for children under 10. These films may contain some mild language, crude/suggestive humor, scary moments and/or violence. No drug content is present. There are a few exceptions to this rule. A few racial insults may also be heard.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 40m

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