Yours, Mine and Ours
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This story is taken from the real-life marriage of two people in the early 1960s. Helen North (Lucille Ball) is a widow with eight children who falls in love with Naval officer Frank Beardsley (Henry Fonda), a widower with ten children of his own. The two marry as comedy ensues from the sheer numbers and diverse age groups of the offspring. Narration is used in the first half of the film to help set the stage for the impending nuptials. Van Johnson is the mutual friend who brings the couple together. Tom Bosley plays the harried doctor who makes a house call and finds almost two dozen patients… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 44%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"The movie's far-from-engrossing atmosphere is compounded by its excessively deliberate pace..."
‑ David Nusair, Reel Film Reviews
"É impossível não gostar desta imensa família e seus problemas tão atípicos."
‑ Pablo Villaca, Cinema em Cena
"The too cutesy story is almost saved by stars Lucille Ball and Henry Fonda, who are perfect as the mature awkward seekers of a second love."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"Out of date, out of touch, out of inspiration."
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
"At one point the (pig) swallows a mobile phone -- why couldn't it have eaten the movie's master print?"
‑ Josh Larsen, Sun Publications (Chicago, IL)
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