Kit Kittredge: An American Girl

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  • G
  • 2008
  • 1 hr 40 min
  • 6.5  (5,689)
  • 63

Abigail Breslin stars as the plucky young Kit in this movie based on several books in the American Girl series. Kit Kittredge lives in Cincinnati at the height of the Great Depression. At first, she does not think that her family is in danger of being gravely affected by the nation's economic troubles, but then she learns that her father has lost his job. After searching locally for some time, Kit's dad, played by Chris O'Donnell, comes to the conclusion that he must leave town to find work, which drastically changes life for Kit and her mother, played by Julia Ormond. Kit is very sad to be without her dad, but she decides to make the best of her situation by finding her own ways of bringing in extra money. She comes up with several clever ideas and employs her friends to help her get things done. Her mother begins taking in boarders, and these new acquaintances help the house to run smoothly. Meanwhile, Kit begins to pursue her passion for writing by offering to write articles for the local newspaper. In an effort to appease the ornery editor, she puts herself in dangerous situations in search of a story.

Kit Kittredge: An American Girl
Kit Kittredge: An American Girl
Kit Kittredge: An American Girl

Trailer - 2 min 21 sec

Kit Kittredge: An American Girl (Trailer 1)
Kit Kittredge: An American Girl (Trailer 1)

Trailer - 1 min 26 sec

Description
Abigail Breslin stars as the plucky young Kit in this movie based on several books in the American Girl series. Kit Kittredge lives in Cincinnati at the height of the Great Depression. At first, she does not think that her family is in danger of being gravely affected by the nation's economic troubles, but then she learns that her father has lost his job. After searching locally for some time, Kit's dad, played by Chris O'Donnell, comes to the conclusion that he must leave town to find work, which drastically changes life for Kit and her mother, played by Julia Ormond.

Kit is very sad to be without her dad, but she decides to make the best of her situation by finding her own ways of bringing in extra money. She comes up with several clever ideas and employs her friends to help her get things done. Her mother begins taking in boarders, and these new acquaintances help the house to run smoothly. Meanwhile, Kit begins to pursue her passion for writing by offering to write articles for the local newspaper. In an effort to appease the ornery editor, she puts herself in dangerous situations in search of a story.

Kit Kittredge: An American Girl is a 2008 kids & family movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 40 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.5 and a MetaScore of 63.

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  • Release Date
    2008
  • MPAA Rating
    G
  • Runtime
    1 hr 40 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.5  (5,689)
  • Metascore
    63