Curly Top parents guide

Curly Top

Overall B+

She could dance, she could sing, and she captured the heart of an economically depressed nation--all by the age of five. Shirley Temple performs Animal Crackers in My Soup in this tale of a golden-haired orphan.

Release date July 27, 1936

Violence A
Sexual Content A-
Profanity A
Substance Use A-

Why is Curly Top rated G? The MPAA rated Curly Top G

Run Time: 75 minutes

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Curly Top
Rating & Content Info

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Why is Curly Top rated G? Curly Top is rated G by the MPAA

This movie contains only mild content concerns, which include young Shirley costumed in a Hawaiian grass skirt wearing only a lei of flowers to cover her bare chest, some social drinking and an unrealistic portrayal of being whisked away from life’s troubles.

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Curly Top
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia Not Rated
Alberta Not Rated
Manitoba Not Rated
Ontario Not Rated
Quebec Not Rated
Martimes Not Rated
Canadian Home Video G

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Cast and Crew

Curly Top is directed by and stars Shirley Temple.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Curly Top movie is October 9, 2005. Here are some details…

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