Inn of the Sixth Happiness
Price Range:$4.66 to $13.49
Well done drama based on the life of missionary Gladys Aylward who led a group of children through perilous 1930's China. Robert Donat gives a particularly fine performance as a Mandarin in this, his final film. Based on "The Small Woman" by Alan Burgess. Academy Award Nominations: Best Director.
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4 Reviews from Epinions.com
Mar 30, 2011
Bergman is Inspiring in Inn of the Sixth Happiness
Pros: Wonderful acting performances; inspired by a beautiful true story
Cons: Romantic subplot overplayed (& Christian themes somewhat downplayed)
A moving portrait of a woman who lived to serve others and to share God's love in word and deed.
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Feb 19, 2000
Pros: beautiful story, and film work!
Cons: ... Read More at Epinions.com
Apr 12, 2005
Buried Treasure from 1958
Pros: delightful characters, humanity, story twists, action and beautiful cinematography
Cons: silly production choices, from a less sophisticated era
Once you get past its cheesiness, this film delivers. Read More at Epinions.com