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The Baker brood moves to Chicago after patriarch Tom gets a job coaching football at Northwestern University, forcing his writer wife, Mary, and the couple's 12 children to make a major adjustment. The transition works well until work demands pull the parents away from home, leaving the kids bored -

MPAA Rating PG

Status Released

Release Date 2003-12-24

Runtime 98 minutes

Budget $40m

Revenue $0.2b


TMDB 6.3


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jonathan_kent_6341 shared a tip "Just a whole lot of fun to watch,we all need a laugh sometimes!"

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caleigh_knight shared a tip "A dozen kids, what could go wrong?"

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build_a_bear shared a tip "Way too funny to be underrated"

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kyle_movies_123 shared a tip "Steve Martin is just fantastic and this family is great! 💯 recommend as a family friendly comedy"

katrina_charlton shared a tip "Its a funny and amazing movie. Loved it and the second one."

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megan_lee_666 shared a tip "an amazing movie about let’s say a really big family that’s funny and family friendly for kids"

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bianca_tailor shared a tip "Great feel good movie to watch with that fam"

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waiting.for.vienna shared a tip "a family classic"

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elizabeth_lowe shared a tip "Sam Winchester and superman almost get in a fight that is broken up by lizzie McGuire."

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ryan_fisher_6518 shared a tip "Ultimate family film full of highs and lows and good hearted fun. Everyone in the family will love it!"

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gennibean shared a tip "Childhood classic!"

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karen_lugt shared a tip "Good family entertainment."

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brenn_ shared a tip "✨Childhood✨. That’s what the cheaper by the dozen movies remind me of❤️"

lily_wallace_421 shared a tip "I really enjoyed it! It has some comedy and the concept is really cool to watch! I definitely think you should watch it!"

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trinity_francios_38 shared a tip "It’s so funny"

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katie_collins_5208 shared a tip "Good chemistry between the cast members"

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breelyn_avis shared a tip "Love the family fights"

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bee_morgan shared a tip "It was cute, funny and a very good classic"

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rachelle_christine shared a tip "It’s a good family friendly movie for children."

elise_n shared a tip "One of my favorite movies of all time"

jen_2973 shared a tip "Hilarious and is cute!"

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sophia_hoffelt shared a tip "Very funny and lighthearted!"

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kellee_furno shared a tip "It’s good classic fun and funny!"

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chloe_dawn shared a tip "Beat movie of all time!!! It will bring you so much joy!!!"

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alejandra_rodriguez_1696 shared a tip "Watch with famiky or big group of friends with favorite candy and foods and drinks"

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melissa_carper shared a tip "Cute Family Comedy."

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siobhan_mcdonagh_8891 shared a tip "Love this movie!"

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vada_hendrix shared a tip "It was a fun movie and a comedy and I quite enjoyed it"

jada_campbell shared a tip "This is a movie i can waych multiple times idk why but i love it"

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kelleigh_fauth shared a tip "I have a big family and am surrounded by big families so this is just close to my heart."

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jaela_weaver shared a tip "Made me appreciate the 3 siblings I have....not really but you get the point 😅"

kelly_pittman shared a tip "Made us laugh. We have 6 kids so we can sort of relate. 🙂"

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myrah_graham shared a tip "Very cute family friendly movie!"

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maddy_kearns shared a tip "It was funny"

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becky_smuts shared a tip "Yours Mine & Ours (old one with Lucille Ball)"

sav_2866 shared a tip "I have 5 siblings of my own and it is kinda like my family haha"

makeda_cabey shared a tip "This is a great classic. It’s good to watch if you just need an easy fun movie or some background noise.😁"

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tammy_bess shared a tip "I thought it was really cute, if you like it there's actually a second one."

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christina_mcerlain shared a tip "One of my favorite movies I can watch this movie over and over ❤️"

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elizabeth_redfort shared a tip "Actually I have not! Would you recommend?"

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