Cheaper By the Dozen
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Cheaper By the Dozen
This comedy-drama, based on the Gilbreth-Carey novel, presents episodes from the life of the Gilbreth family. Much of the story focuses on the father of the 12 children. The children deal with the changing times and their old-fashioned dad. Despite their differences, the family remains close-knit even after tragedy strikes.

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"One of the most popular films of 1950, this comedy stars Clifton Webb in one of his best known parts."
‑ Emanuel Levy, EmanuelLevy.Com
"There's a lot to be said about a family with 12 kids but this film doesn't do any of them justice."
‑ Ryan Cracknell, Apollo Guide
"Old-fashioned upbeat family comedy with sad ending."
‑ Renee Schonfeld, Common Sense Media
"A film rich in turn of the century atmosphere. And family values times 12."
‑ Steve Crum, Kansas City Kansan
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