Cheaper by the Dozen Movie

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Who's Involved:

Richard Jenkins, Alyson Stoner, Piper Perabo, Shawn Levy, Chris Columbus, Ashton Kutcher, Michael Barnathan, Alan Ruck, Steven Anthony Lawrence, Amy Hill, Steve Martin, Bonnie Hunt, Hilary Duff, Vanessa Bell Calloway, Tom Welling, Robert Simonds, Morgan York, Liliana Mumy, Jacob Smith, Sam Harper, Craig Titley, Brent Kinsman, Blake Woodruff, Kevin Schmidt, Shane Kinsman, Frank B. Gilbreth Jr., Paula Marshall, Ben Myron, Ernestine Gilbreth Carey

language and some thematic elements
Runtime: N/A
Language: English

Plot: What's the story about?

When Tom Baker (Steve Martin) gets a job offer to coach football at Northwestern University in Chicago, he and his wife, Mary, move to the big city, which is a big change for them and their 12 children, who range from preschool-age twins Kyle and Nigel all the way up to 22-year-old Anne who has already left home. With the recent publication of her long-in-the-works book, Mary feels demands outside the home taking away as much time as Tom's new job does, so the two are forced to try to find new ways of parenting their massive tribe, but they find their parenting styles aren't always completely compatible...

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Who stars in Cheaper by the Dozen: Cast List

Bringing Down the House 2, It's Complicated  

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Stay Cool, Bloodworth  

The Choice, The Fog  

Spontaneous, 10th and Wolf  

Vengeance, Your Place Or Mine  

Eat Pray Love, White House Down  

Cheaper by the Dozen 2  

Cheaper by the Dozen 2  

Cheaper by the Dozen 2  

The Loud House Movie, Cheaper by the Dozen 2  

Step Up All In, Step Up 3D  

Who's making Cheaper by the Dozen: Crew List

A look at the Cheaper by the Dozen behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Shawn Levy last directed The Adam Project and Free Guy. The film's writer Craig Titley last wrote Humbuggin'.


Shawn Levy


Michael Barnathan
Chris Columbus
Ben Myron
Robert Simonds

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Production: What we know about Cheaper by the Dozen?

Filming Timeline

  1. December 1969: The film was in Completed status.

Cheaper by the Dozen Release Date: When was the film released?

Cheaper by the Dozen was released in 2003 on Thursday, December 25, 2003 (). There were 4 other movies released on the same date, including The Company, Cold Mountain and Paycheck.

When will the movie be on DVD?

Tuesday, April 6, 2004

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