Movie: The Little Princess [1939] Movie: The Little Princess [1939]

Movie: The Little Princess [1939] Movie: The Little Princess [1939]

Captain Reginald Crewe: Sara has no mother, and we've never been separated for more than a few days.
Amanda Minchin of Minchin Seminary for Girls: How touching.
Captain Reginald Crewe: This is going to be very hard on her.
Amanda Minchin of Minchin Seminary for Girls: Have no fear, Captain Crewe. I'm a mother to all my little girls.More Movie: The Little Princess [1939] Movie: The Little Princess [1939] quotes [07/31/2008 12:07:00]
Sara Crewe: Please sir, were you with the troops at Mafeking?
Traumatized Young Soldier: Yes, of course I was. That's where I ran away, you know.
Sara Crewe: Did you know my father, Captain Crewe?
Traumatized Young Soldier: [cutting out a paper soldier] Yes, yes of course. That's a fine-looking officer, isn't he? He ought to do well.
Sara Crewe: But where did you see my father last? Where is he now?
Traumatized Young Soldier: Where is who?
Sara Crewe: My father!
Traumatized Young Soldier: Of course one soldier more or less doesn't make any difference, you know. That's why I'm making thousands and thousands of troops for England. See? Good strong fellows who won't be afraid as I was. I was afraid. That's why I ran away, you know.
Sara Crewe: Mr. Bertie, he says he knows my father, but he won't tell.
Hubert 'Bertie' Minchin: He's living in a dream, Sara. He doesn't know what he's saying.More Movie: The Little Princess [1939] Movie: The Little Princess [1939] quotes [07/31/2008 12:07:00]
Sara Crewe: I thought you said you didn't have any more rooms.
Amanda Minchin of Minchin Seminary for Girls: I didn't know then what a dear little girl was coming.
Sara Crewe: Why does that make more rooms, Daddy?More Movie: The Little Princess [1939] Movie: The Little Princess [1939] quotes [07/31/2008 12:07:00]
Hubert 'Bertie' Minchin: Today, my good woman, the British army is behind me.
Amanda Minchin of Minchin Seminary for Girls: Hubert, that uniform! You're not going to war?
Hubert 'Bertie' Minchin: Quite. To the very cannon's mouth, if need be!
Amanda Minchin of Minchin Seminary for Girls: But why?
Hubert 'Bertie' Minchin: Because, old girl, I'm fed to the teeth with your bullying. And your treatment of Rose and little Sara is the last straw! I prefer the less painful horrors of the battlefield.
Amanda Minchin of Minchin Seminary for Girls: Are you daring to criticize me?
Hubert 'Bertie' Minchin: Astonishing, isn't it? But it proves that I'm competent to lead my men into the very jaws of death!More Movie: The Little Princess [1939] Movie: The Little Princess [1939] quotes [07/31/2008 12:07:00]
Amanda Minchin of Minchin Seminary for Girls: What happened to this room?
Sara Crewe: That's what we would like to know. I woke up this morning, and here everything was, even to the food and the fire.
Amanda Minchin of Minchin Seminary for Girls: Where did you get these things?
Sara Crewe: I don't know. It must be because I dreamed such a beautiful dream last night that it came true.
Amanda Minchin of Minchin Seminary for Girls: These things are rare and costly. You stole them!
Sara Crewe: No, Miss Minchin, I didn't steal these things!
Amanda Minchin of Minchin Seminary for Girls: I'll give you one more chance to tell me the truth!
Sara Crewe: But I am telling you the truth! They just - came!
Amanda Minchin of Minchin Seminary for Girls: This is a matter for the police!More Movie: The Little Princess [1939] Movie: The Little Princess [1939] quotes [07/31/2008 12:07:00]

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