- Original title
- Running time
- 119 min.
- United States
Robin Swicord (Novel: Louisa May Alcott)
Drama | Melodrama. Remake
- Movie Groups
Louisa May Alcott Adaptations
- Synopsis / Plot
- LITTLE WOMEN is based on Louisa May Alcott's classic 1869 novel about a family's struggles during the Civil War while the father, a Union army chaplain, is away. Together, the mother (Susan Sarandon) and her four daughters face hardships, love, and grief while helping each other realize their hopes and dreams. The fourth, latest cinematic version of the much-loved book follows the adventures and romances of Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy March as they grow up and become young women. Winona Ryder was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actress for her portrayal of Jo; other supporting players include Claire Danes, Kirsten Dunst, Christian Bale, and Gabriel Byrne.
: 3 Nominations for Oscar: Best Actress (Winona Ryder), Costume Design, OST
: Nominated for BAFTA Awards: Best Costume Design
: Writers Guild of America (WGA): Nominated for Best Adapted Screenplay
1994: Chicago Film Critics Association: 4 Nom., incl. Best Actress (Winona Ryder)
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