The magical exploits of an ever-optimistic, pigtailed little girl (Tami Erin), who is self-reliant and endowed with extraordinary talents. Based on the classic children's books by Astrid Lindgren, New Adventures of Pippi Longstocking features Eileen Brennan as Miss Bannister.
"The New Adventures of Pippi Longstocking" -- 1988. "Pippi Longstocking is coming into your world! The freckle-faced, red-haired girl you want to know!" I'm not sure that I'd want to know Pippi as played by Tami Erin... who was rather obnoxious. Still, this movie is a classic!