Shirley is the destitute little orphan girl who lives in an orphanage and plays cupid for her beautiful sister. They are discovered by a bachelor millionaire who whisks them off to his Park Avenue abode and promptly falls in love with the older sister. Never one to abandon her roots, Temple returns to the orphanage for some rousing song and dance routines with her friends. Features the hit songs "Curly Top," "When I Grow Up" and "Animal Crackers In My Soup." A remake of the 1919 Mary Pickford production DADDY LONG LEGS and remade again in 1955 with Fred Astaire and Leslie Caron.