Samantha: An American Girl Holiday | Full Movie | Movies Anywhere
America, 1904. With new inventions and modern ideas transforming the world, it's an exciting time to be alive--especially for Samantha Parkington (Anna Sophia Robb), a 9-year-old orphan living with her wealthy grandmother, Grandmary (Mia Farrow), who teaches her how to become a proper Victorian lady. But Samantha's world of frills and finery, parties and playtime, starts to change the day Nellie O'Malley (Kelsey Lewis) walks into her life. Nellie, her father and her two little sisters have moved in next door to be servants for the Ryland family. Though they come from completely different backgrounds, Samantha and Nellie become fast friends. The girls turn to each other in happiness and sorrow, adventure and danger, and grow to be as close as two sisters. But nothing could prepare them for the life-altering surprises that lie ahead in the heartwarming family tale SAMANTHA: An American Girl Holiday.
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Common Sense Says
Charming, turn-of-the-century American Girl tale.
What Parents Need to Know
Parents need to know that the movie explores some sensitive storylines, such as socioeconomic differences and how children cope with the death of parents -- the main character is an orphan being raised by her grandmother. The DVD does a good, thoughtful job of addressing these issues.
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The parents’ guide to what’s in this movie.
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- Genre:Family, Drama
- Release Date:November 23, 2004
- Audio Format:Stereo
- Screen Pass Eligible:Yes
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