Enormously popular child actress Margaret OBrien (Meet Me in St. Louis) touches the heart in this classic adventure of a young orphan sent to live at the dark and foreboding English estate of her widowed uncle and his crippled son, played by fellow childsensation Dean Stockwell. Led by a strong will and a stubborn temperament, Mary Lennox (OBrien) discovers the existence of a secret garden, the history of which slowly reveals the mystery of her uncle and his sons embittered lives. Eventually, the beloved garden becomes the only hope for their happiness and restoration from the haunting grip of the past. Produced by Clarence Brown, the film is based on the popular novel by acclaimed childrens author Frances Hodgson Burnett (Little Lord Fauntleroy). Adazzling technical effect aptly derived from The Wizard of Oz brings the secret garden alive in a radiant color sequence, making it, and the film, a magical place youll have to experience yourself!