• Life With Father (2009)

Life With Father

Release Date: May 4th, 2009

DVD Release Date: July 7th, 1998

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 58 min

Plot Summary

In late 19th-century New York City, stockbroker Clarence Day (William Powell) strives to maintain order in his bustling household. Despite his attempts to be the chief authority over his four sons, his wife, Vinnie (Irene Dunne), is the one who truly keeps order in their home, much to Clarence's chagrin. To gain more respect, Clarence reluctantly considers making changes that will benefit everyone, including his own baptism. This slice-of-life comedy was based on a popular Broadway play.

Cast: William Powell, Irene Dunne, Elizabeth Taylor, Edmund Gwenn, ZaSu Pitts, Jimmy Lydon, Martin Milner

Director: Michael Curtiz

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Warner Bros.

Keywords: Father, Marriage, Love, Transformation, Amusing, Endearing, Son, Mother, Family, New York City

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Awards

Nominated Cinematography (Color)
Nominated Music (Music Score of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture)
Winner Best Original Score - Motion Picture
Nominated Art Direction (Color)