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Release Date: June 20th, 2004

DVD Release Date: March 16th, 2004

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 25 min

Plot Summary
Based on the true story of the large Gilbreth family, this film follows Frank Gilbreth (Clifton Webb) and his wife, Lillian (Myrna Loy), as they raise their 12 children. Both renowned efficiency experts, Frank and Lillian face significant challenges in parenting such a big brood, often leading to humorous situations. Fortunately, the couple frequently receive assistance from their eldest daughter, Ann (Jeanne Crain), who often acts as a third parent to the many Gilbreth children.

Cast: Clifton Webb, Myrna Loy, Jeanne Crain, Betty Lynn, Edgar Buchanan, Barbara Bates, Mildred Natwick, Sara Allgood

Director: Walter Lang

Genres: Comedy drama, Family

Production Co: Twentieth Century Fox

Keywords: Family, Daughter, Love, Mother, Marriage, Doctor, Growing up, Father, Lighthearted, Heartwarming, 1940s, Son