Adopted by an eccentric explorer (Richard Griffiths), three orphans (Emma Watson, Yasmin Paige, Lucy Boynton) struggle to fulfill their ambitious dreams, Pauline as an actress, Petrova in fixing engines, and Posy as a dancer, in 1930s London.
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December 12, 2008 There are plenty of pleasures in this involving and uplifting tale which the young protagonists aspire to be actors, aviators and ballerinasRead in Source
July 29, 2008 [A] lovely, honest film about the hopes and dreams of... young women...Read in Source
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August 29, 2008 While watching 'Ballet Shoes,' I felt like a time machine had transported me to London in the 1930s, then set me in the midst of this wonderful humanistic story.Read in Source
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September 23, 2010 Sisters learn value of love, work, and sacrifice.Read in Source
August 28, 2008 It's a caloric helping of melodrama, but it's rendered effective by the exceptional performances and observant direction by the vastly talented Sandra Goldbacher.Read in Source
Country: United States
Genre: Thriller, Horror, Mystery
Twelve years after the tragic death of their little girl, a dollmaker and his wife welcome a nun and several girls from a shuttered orphanage into ...