Candleshoe (1977)

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Comedy mystery adventure. Conman Harry Bundage traps tomboyish 14-year-old American delinquent Casey Brown into posing as the heiress of the English stately home Candleshoe, so that she can follow a series of mysterious clues that Harry believes lead to a treasure hidden in the house. At Candleshoe, the loyal butler, Priory, is forever disguising himself as various people (Gipping the gardener, John Henry the chauffeur and old friend Colonel Dennis) in order to let the elderly Lady St. Edmund believe that all is going smoothly on the estate, when in fact times are hard. As Casey hunts for clues, she begins to feel that Candleshoe is not quite as unfamiliar to her as it should be.

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