Happy Father’s Day!
In celebration, we’re streaming the Academy Award nominated comedy classic, ‘Life With Father’ (1947).
It tells the true story of Clarence Day, a stockbroker who wants to be master of his house, but finds his wife and his children ignoring him, until they start making demands for him to change his own life. In keeping with the autobiography, all the children in the family are boys and redheads. The film stars William Powell and Irene Dunne as Clarence and his wife, supported by Elizabeth Taylor as a beautiful teenage girl with whom Clarence’s oldest son becomes infatuated, along with Edmund Gwenn, ZaSu Pitts, Jimmy Lydon and Martin Milner.
Click any of the images to watch this film now!
Directed by Michael Curtiz, ‘Life With Father’ was nominated for Academy Awards for Best Actor in a Leading Role (William Powell), Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Color, Best Cinematography, Color AND Best Music, Scoring of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture.