The Littlest Rebel (1935)
The Littlest Rebel
Comedy / Drama
Director: David Butler
Cast: Shirley Temple, John Boles, Jack Holt, Karen Morley, Bill 'Bojangles' Robinson and Guinn 'Big Boy' Williams
Shirley Temple's father is a rebel officer who is taken into custody after he secretly goes down to visit his family on their neglected farm. A Yankee feels bad for the man and plans a way to free him. Their plan goes wrong when they are discovered and ordered to be killed. Shirley and Bill 'Bojangles' Robinson go to President Lincoln to intervene.