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A widower (Cary Grant) tries to mend the hearts of his grieving children by moving them onto a houseboat and hiring the woman they chose (Sofia Loren) as a housekeeper. But his pervious estranged relationship with the kids and sparks from the hot-tempered, Italian nanny make it a tough task to keep the family afloat. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: B
Violence: B+
Sexual Content: B-
Language: A-
Drugs/Alcohol: C+
Run Time: 110
Theater Release: 19 Nov 1958
Video Release: 04 Nov 2002
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
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Houseboat is rated Not Rated:

Cast: Cary Grant, Sophia Loren
Studio: 1958 Paramount Pictures

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