The Resource Cheaper by the dozen, 20th Century Fox ; Robert Simonds Productions ; producers, Michael Barnathan, Ben Myron, Robert Simonds ; screenplay, Sam Harper and Joel Cohen & Alec Sokolow ; director, Shawn Levy

Cheaper by the dozen, 20th Century Fox ; Robert Simonds Productions ; producers, Michael Barnathan, Ben Myron, Robert Simonds ; screenplay, Sam Harper and Joel Cohen & Alec Sokolow ; director, Shawn Levy

Label
Cheaper by the dozen
Title
Cheaper by the dozen
Statement of responsibility
20th Century Fox ; Robert Simonds Productions ; producers, Michael Barnathan, Ben Myron, Robert Simonds ; screenplay, Sam Harper and Joel Cohen & Alec Sokolow ; director, Shawn Levy
Title variation
Cheaper by the dozen [2003; Steve Martin; widescreen (DVD)]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Tom and Kate Baker have made many sacrifices in their professional lives in order to raise their 12 children. When Tom is offered a job as a Division I college football coach, he moves the entire pack to a suburb in Chicago. This move shakes up the entire family, but when Kate's memoirs get published, she takes off on a book tour. The lack of parental guidance creates problems for all the Baker kids and chaos ensues
Awards note
Winner of two 2004 Young Artist Awards for: Best Performance in a Feature Film, Young Actor Age Ten or Younger (Forrest Landis) and Best Young Ensemble in a Feature Film.
Cataloging source
167
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Jonathan Brown ; editor, George Folsey, Jr. ; original music, Christophe Beck ; costume designer, Sanja Milkovic Hays ; production designer, Nina Ruscio
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG, for language and some thematic elements
Language note
  • Closed captioned in English
  • In English, with optional dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue ; optional subtitles in English or Spanish
PerformerNote
Steve Martin, Bonnie Hunt, Piper Perabo, Tom Welling, Hilary Duff, Kevin G. Schmidt, Alyson Stoner, Jacob Smith, Liliana Mumy
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1972-
  • 1970-
  • 1987-
  • 1898-
  • 1911-
  • 1968-
  • 1945-
  • 1994-
  • 1988-
  • 1964-
  • 1990-
  • 1993-
  • 1977-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Barnathan, Michael
  • Beck, Christophe
  • Brown, Jonathan
  • Cohen, Joel
  • Duff, Hilary
  • Folsey, George J.
  • Gilbreth, Frank B.
  • Harper, Sam
  • Hays, Sanja Milkovic
  • Hunt, Bonnie
  • Levy, Shawn
  • Martin, Steve
  • Mumy, Liliana
  • Myron, Ben
  • Perabo, Piper
  • Schmidt, Kevin G.
  • Simonds, Robert
  • Smith, Jacob
  • Sokolow, Alec
  • Stoner, Alyson
  • Welling, Tom
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
Runtime
98
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English language
  • Families
  • Families
  • Father and child
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Cheaper by the dozen, 20th Century Fox ; Robert Simonds Productions ; producers, Michael Barnathan, Ben Myron, Robert Simonds ; screenplay, Sam Harper and Joel Cohen & Alec Sokolow ; director, Shawn Levy
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Baker's dozen edition"
  • Based on the novel by Frank B. Gilbreth
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2003
  • Special features: director commentary by Shawn Levy; actor commentary by the Baker kids; director's viewfinder: 4 featurettes ; storyboard-to-screen comparisons ; deleted/extended scenes ; surprise Easter egg
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (98 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543218821
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm62364591
System details
DVD, Region 1 ; 5.1 Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Cheaper by the dozen, 20th Century Fox ; Robert Simonds Productions ; producers, Michael Barnathan, Ben Myron, Robert Simonds ; screenplay, Sam Harper and Joel Cohen & Alec Sokolow ; director, Shawn Levy
Publication
Note
  • "Baker's dozen edition"
  • Based on the novel by Frank B. Gilbreth
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2003
  • Special features: director commentary by Shawn Levy; actor commentary by the Baker kids; director's viewfinder: 4 featurettes ; storyboard-to-screen comparisons ; deleted/extended scenes ; surprise Easter egg
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (98 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543218821
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm62364591
System details
DVD, Region 1 ; 5.1 Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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