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Father's Doing Fine (1952)

83 min | Comedy, Romance

Lady Buckering, an English widow, has four daughters; Doreen, married to Dougall and about to give birth at home, and Gerda, Bicky and Catherine. The story revolves around the impending birth and the love affairs of the other three ...See moreLady Buckering, an English widow, has four daughters; Doreen, married to Dougall and about to give birth at home, and Gerda, Bicky and Catherine. The story revolves around the impending birth and the love affairs of the other three daughters; Bicky, with eccentric student Roly; Gerda, married to artist Wilfred; and Catherine, in love with the landlord's son, Clifford Magill. In addition, the impoverished Lady Buckering is being courted by Dr. Drew. Written by Les Adams See less
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Director
Writers
Anne Burnaby (screenplay) | Noel Langley (from the comedy 'Little Lambs Eat Ivy') | Henry Newbolt (poem "Vitae Lampada") (as Sir Henry Newbolt)
Cinematographer
Editor
Edward B. Jarvis (as E.B. Jarvis)
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Updated Aug 31, 1952

Release date
Apr 22, 1953 (United States)

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16 cast members
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Heather Thatcher
Lady Buckering Lady Buckering   See fewer
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Diane Hart
Doreen her daughter Doreen her daughter   See fewer
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Virginia McKenna
Catherine her daughter Catherine her daughter   See fewer
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Mary Germaine
Gerda her daughter Gerda her daughter   See fewer
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Susan Stephen
Bicky her daughter Bicky her daughter   See fewer
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Jack Watling
Magill Magill   See fewer
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Brian Worth
Wilfred Wilfred   See fewer
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George Thorpe
Dr. Drew Dr. Drew   See fewer
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Noel Purcell
Shaughnessy Shaughnessy   See fewer
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Ambrosine Phillpotts
Nurse Pynegar Nurse Pynegar   See fewer
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Harry Locke
Little Man Little Man   See fewer
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Jonathan Field
Zoo Keeper Zoo Keeper   See fewer
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Sidney James
Taxi Driver Taxi Driver   See fewer
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Wensley Pithey
Policeman Policeman   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

5.8 / 10 | 52 votes