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Father Goose (10-Dec-1964)

Director: Ralph Nelson

Writers: S. H. Barnett; Peter Stone; Frank Tarloff

Keywords: Romantic Comedy, WWII, Pacific Theater

Unkempt south sea drifter Walter Eckland is enlisted as a spotter for Japanese aircraft; his quiet life is disrupted by the arrival of a governess and her seven pupils, all girls aged 5 to 14. Cary Grant's penultimate film, and one of his best comedic pieces. Won an Oscar for Best Original Screenplay; received additional nominations for Best Sound and Best Editing.

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NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Leslie Caron
1-Jul-1931   Gigi
Cary Grant
18-Jan-1904 29-Nov-1986 North by Northwest
Trevor Howard
29-Sep-1913 7-Jan-1988 Sons and Lovers


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