This episode of “The Shirley Temple Storybook Collection” tells Nathaniel Hawthorne’s supernatural and romantic tale of a New England family and their life in the “House of the Seven Gables,” a 200-year-old dwelling haunted by the ghosts of past generations.
Shirley Temple presented a stage play performance, which aired from 1958 to 1961, that retold many classic stories. This episode of her beloved “Storybook Collection” dramatizes Nathaniel Hawthorne’s classic, “The House of Seven Gables.” It is a tale of mystery, murder, deception, and love that revolves around a treasure hunt and the truth behind a house that holds many secrets.A variety of actors, including Shirley herself, bring the classic to life in this three-act play. Watching this DVD is a unforgettable experience. We are proud to award this episode with the Dove Family Approved Seal for all ages.