Easy Street | Annie (1982)

by Marypublished on May 6, 2022

The 1982 film adaptation of the Broadway musical Annie features Carol Burnett, Bernadette Peters, and Timmy performing Easy Street

Directed by John Huston
Screenplay by Carol Sobieski
Based on Annie by Charles Strouse
Music by Charles Strouse
Lyrics by Martin Charnin
Book by Thomas Meehan
Choreography by Joe Layton

An orphan in a facility run by the mean Miss Hannigan (Carol Burnett), Annie (Aileen Quinn) believes that her parents left her there by mistake. When a rich man named Oliver “Daddy” Warbucks (Albert Finney) decides to let an orphan live at his home to promote his image, Annie is selected. While Annie gets accustomed to living in Warbucks’ mansion, she still longs to meet her parents. So Warbucks announces a search for them and a reward, which brings out many frauds.