Please Don't Eat the Daisies
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In this entertaining comedy by Charles Walters, everyone seems to get in on the act, even the dog and especially the four overactive kids in a wildly challenging family. David Niven co-stars with Doris Day as Lawrence and Kate Mackay, distinctive parents struggling with home, life, and family. Lawrence opts for leaving his job teaching at Columbia University in New York for a post as a drama critic for a Gotham newspaper, bringing new problems to the pile the family already owns. First, they are forced to move out -- far out -- to the countryside with their brood and canine. And next, while… More
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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 67%

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"Doris Day's fluffy comedy, made at the height of her popularity, is based on Jean Kerr (married to film critic Walter Kerr), and co-stars a smooth David Niven as her husband."
‑ Emanuel Levy, EmanuelLevy.Com
"It's so ho-hum, it's hard to stay awake through it. And the title? One of the Mackay kids eats the daisies at the new house. Somehow, in the book that seemed a lot funnier."
‑ John J. Puccio, Movie Metropolis
"Enjoyable romantic comedy suffers from excess length."
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
"Cute little flick, and it has absolutely nothing to do with daisies."
‑ Christopher Null, Filmcritic.com
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