Please Don't Eat The Daisies

  • 1960
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Comedy

Director Charles Walters' sweet-tart comedy, based on Jean Kerr's bestseller, boldly engages both the domestic fronts and theater-world trenches. Professor Larry McKay (David Niven) divides his time between being a respected academic and serving as an influential Manhattan drama critic. His supportive wife, Kate (Doris Day), stuck in close urban quarters...read more

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(Movie Clip) Us Broads Own The World
On location at Sardi s, Broadway, David Niven as professor turned-critic Mackay receives angry and publicity-minded performer Deborah (Janis Paige), (more…)
Please Don't Eat The Daisies - Official Trailer
03:01 — This family comedy follows a drama critic, his wife and their mischievous kids as they move out to the country and struggle to adapt to a much slower (more…)
Please Don't Eat The Daisies trailer
Jean Kerr's book Please Don't Eat The Daisies (1960) was made into this hit film starring Doris Day and David Niven.
(Movie Clip) Awful Quiet...
Establishing the trials of family life in the city, plus mother Kate (Doris Day) in black negligee, with sons (Charles Herbert, Flip Mark, Baby Geller (more…)
(Movie Clip) It's Like Out Of Ivanhoe
Kate (Doris Day) finally wins over Lawrence (David Niven) to a move to the country, comedy with sons (Charles Herbert, Flip Mark, Stanley Livingston, (more…)

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  • Rating: NR
  • Review: Director Charles Walters' sweet-tart comedy, based on Jean Kerr's bestseller, boldly engages both the domestic fronts and theater-world trenches. Professor Larry McKay (David Niven) divides his time between being a respected academic and serving as an inf… (more)

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