Segments in this Video

"Little Women": Beth is Dying (03:16)


The doctor is uncertain how long Beth March will live. Jo and Marmee decide not to tell Meg, who is pregnant, or Amy, who is abroad with Aunt March. Jo confesses that Beth is aware of her condition.

"Little Women": Reading Amy's Letter (04:45)

Theodore Laurence pesters Amy March about her suitor in London. The pair quarrel. Jo tells Beth that Meg gave birth to twins.

"Little Women": In Europe (03:56)

Amy wonders why Marmee hasn't told her that Beth's health has improved and rebukes Laurie for wasting his life and his family's income. He confesses his love for Jo.

"Little Women": Beth Dies (05:41)

Amy receives a letter that Laurie traveled to Paris to make something of himself. Mr. March consoles Jo and confesses his own shortcomings.

"Little Women": Grieving for Beth (05:11)

Mr. Laurence receives news that Beth has died. Laurie travels to Amy to console her. Jo meets her nephew and niece.

Credits: Little Women: Episode 8 (00:52)

Credits: Little Women: Episode 8

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Little Women: Episode 8

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Louisa May Alcott's autobiographical account of her life with her three sisters in Concord, Massachusetts in the 1860s. With their father fighting in the American Civil War, sisters Jo, Meg, Amy and Beth are at home with their mother, a very outspoken women for her time. The story tells of how the sisters grow up, find love and find their place in the world. In this episode, Meg gives birth and Beth succumbs to her illness. 

Length: 25 minutes

Item#: BVL141192

ISBN: 978-1-64198-227-6

Copyright date: ©1970

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