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Little Nellie Kelly

22 Nov 1940
98 min
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Irish colleen Nellie is in love with handsome Jerry Kelly, even though her father objects. Nellie and Jerry soon marry and announce plans to move to New York, which again angers Nellie's father. Still, fear of never seeing his daughter again convinces the old man to also head to the States. In New York, Jerry becomes a policeman, although fighting crime seems to be easier than fighting with his father-in-law. Tragedy strikes when Nellie dies in childbirth. Jerry and the meddling old man continue to live together and have constant battles over how to raise young Nellie, who grows up to look exactly like her mother.

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Addison Richards

Naturalization Judge

Judy Garland

Nellie Kelly / Little Nellie Kelly

George Murphy

Jerry Kelly

James Burke

Sergeant McGowan

Lee Phelps

Detective Barter - Arresting Noonan

Joseph Crehan

Police Commissioner O'Brien

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Robert Homans

Dooley Pub Owner in Ireland

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Arthur Shields

Timothy Fogarty

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Barbara Bedford

Miss Wilson - Nurse with Baby

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Almira Sessions

Miss Corrigan - Nellie's Nurse

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