Captain January is a 1936 American musical comedy-drama film directed by David Butler. The screenplay by Sam Hellman, Gladys Lehman, and Harry Tugend is based on the story The Lighthouse at Cape Tempest by Laura E. Richards. The film stars Shirley Temple, Guy Kibbee, and Sara Haden in a story about a ...
Comedy · A little girl named Star lives with a lighthouse keeper who rescued her when her parents drowned. A truant officer decides she should go to boarding school but she's rescued by relatives.
Drama · A lighthouse keeper finds a little girl who is washed ashore tied to some wreckage. He adopts her and they become inseparable. Eventually her real family finds her and tries to take her away.
Overview of Captain January, 1936, directed by David Butler, with Shirley Temple , Guy Kibbee, Slim Summerville, at Turner Classic Movies.
Amazon.com: Captain January: Shirley Temple, Guy Kibbee, Slim Summerville, Buddy Ebsen, Sara Haden, Jane Darwell, June Lang, Jerry Tucker, Nella Walker, George Irving, Jim Farley, Si Jenks, John F. Seitz, David Butler, Buddy G. DeSylva, Don Marquis, Gladys Lehman, Harry Tugend, Laura E. Richard, Sam Hellman: ...