The 1982 adaptation of ANNIE was worse than I expected. It was truly an unfaithful, uneven production, despite the heart and emotion of it all. Once again, as we can see, Hollywood has ruined theater with its terrible transformation of so-called "sung-through musicals" into tal...
This family classic is adapted from the Broadway musical, which was based on the comic strip Little Orphan Annie. During the Great Depression in New York City, a plucky red-haired scrapper named Annie... read more
Directed by: John Huston
Release Date: June 18, 1982
DVD Release Date: December 12, 2000
Stats: 13,396 reviews
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August 10, 2011
June 24, 2011
A childhood favourite and a classic!
January 12, 2011
This is my favourite version of Annie, it has an excellent cast and many catchy songs. The only thing I don't like is how long it is, but it's still worth seeing anyway. I reallly like this movie.
December 26, 2010
Broadway musical about an orphan girl called Annie who is adopted by a rich millionaire.
August 31, 2010
Annie is 127-minute musical extravaganza of humor, great songs, and cuteness. This is truly a classic! Parents, if you're kids haven't seen it, please add this to your Netflix queue or something and make them watch it. They'll enjoy it! Its impossible to not love this film.
October 14, 2009
a charming little musical that is better seen on stage than on film, but its still a solid movie with a perfect cast.
August 22, 2009
I grew up watching this flick and I thought it was pretty good. I see it now and notice all the great performers in it. From Albert Finney to Carol Burnett and Tim Curry this was an excellent cast.
The music is memorable and the dance numbers are fun to watch. I recommend the ...
June 10, 2009
eew no that Annie is disgusting she makes old Annie look like an angel. BRING BACK OLD ANNIE!! REMAKE ANNIE SUCKS!!!
October 24, 2008
It?s been a fair while since watching this film, which was a childhood favorite of mine. A rags to riches tale with a heartwarming end. Great performances from Albert Finney and Tim Curry.
April 30, 2008
I loved it when I was a kid, so I'm rating it through the mists of time...
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