The Best Little Girl in the World Trailer

The Best Little Girl in the World Trailer (1981)

"A drama of anorexia nervosa. A movie that just might save your child's life." 11 May 1981 Drama, TV Movie 100 mins

Casey Powell is a young teenage girl who is secretly suffering from anorexia nevosa, a mental and physical illness of deliberately starving herself or self-induced vomiting, because of her troubled home life and problems at school in which her bickering parents must put aside their differences to help her recover before her condition kills her.

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Charles Durning

as Frank Powell

Eva Marie Saint

as Joanne Powell

Jennifer Jason Leigh

as Casey Powell

Melanie Mayron

as Carol Link

Lisa Pelikan

as Gail Powell

Viveca Lindfors

as Madame Seurat

David Spielberg

as Dr. Garett

Jason Miller

as Clay Orlovsky


Sam O'Steen


Lynn Loring

Lynn Loring Producer

International Releases Dates

United States 11 May 1981

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