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All Mine to Give (1957)

Approved | | Drama, Family, Romance | January 1958 (USA)
An immigrant family in 1850's Wisconsin prospers until tragedy strikes.

Director:

Allen Reisner

Writers:

Dale Eunson (screen play), Katherine Albert (screen play) (as Katherine Eunson) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Glynis Johns ... Jo Eunson
Cameron Mitchell ... Robert Eunson
Rex Thompson ... Robbie Eunson
Patty McCormack ... Annabelle Eunson
Ernest Truex ... Dr. Delbert
Hope Emerson ... Mrs. Pugmeister
Alan Hale Jr. ... Tom Cullen (as Alan Hale)
Sylvia Field ... Lelia Delbert
Royal Dano ... Howard Tyler
Reta Shaw ... Mrs. Runyon
Stephen Wootton Stephen Wootton ... Jimmy Eunson
Tom Nolan Tom Nolan ... Kirk Eunson (as Butch Bernard)
Yolanda White Yolanda White ... Elizabeth Eunson
Rita Johnson ... Katie Tyler
Ellen Corby ... Mrs. Raiden
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Storyline

This is a story based on fact that follows a husband and wife who emigrate from Scotland to Wisconsin in the 1850's. They work very hard and become welcome citizens of their new town, Eureka. They have six children. They prosper in the husband's boat building business. But when their eldest is 12, tragedy strikes the family, and the 12-year old is burdened with a terrible task which he handles as well as any adult could. Written by Ron Kerrigan

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Genres:

Drama | Family | Romance

Certificate:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

January 1958 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Day They Gave Babies Away See more »

Filming Locations:

Big Bear, California, USA See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Sound Recording)

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Based on the true story of author Dale Eunson's father who, as the eldest orphaned son, found homes for his siblings on Christmas. See more »

Goofs

When Robbie and his father are on the porch at the abandoned homestead, the boom mic is visible above Robbie's head. See more »

Quotes

Robbie Eunson: Please, ma'am, I was wondering if you'd care to have my sister.
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Connections

Featured in Dream Me Up Scotty! (2013) See more »

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a sentimental favorite
29 May 1999 | by klaksterSee all my reviews

An unexpected heart-warming movie I first saw on a late night movie about 21 years ago. The scenes of life for a new family in America are touching. The trials and tribulations of this family lead to an extremely heart-wrenching finale. I scan the T.V. paper every week looking for this film and make a point of watching it every time it's on, therefore I've seen it over 10 times


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