The Seven Little Foys (1955) - Rotten Tomatoes

The Seven Little Foys (1955)

The Seven Little Foys





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A successful "single" in vaudeville, Foy meets and marries lovely Italian songstress Madeleine Morando. The union results in seven children. After his wife dies, Foy assembles the entire family into a vaudeville troupe. The act is a success, but the children's Aunt Clara decides that they are being cruelly exploited.more
Rating: Unrated
Genre: Musical & Performing Arts, Classics, Comedy
Directed By:
Written By: Melville Shavelson, Jack Rose
In Theaters:
On DVD: Nov 21, 2000
Paramount Pictures


Bob Hope
as Eddie Foy
Milly Vitale
as Madeleine Morando Fo...
George Tobias
as Barney Green
Richard Shannon
as Stage Manager
Billy Gray
as Brynie
Lee Erickson
as Charley
Paul De Rolf
as Richard Foy
Lydia Reed
as Mary Foy
Linda Bennett
as Madeleine Foy
James Cagney
as George M. Cohan
Lester Matthews
as Father O'Casey
Joe Evans
as Elephant act
George Boyce
as Elephant act
Oliver Blake
as Santa Claus
Milton Frome
as Driscoll
King Donovan
as Harrison
Jimmy Conlin
as Stage doorman
Marian Carr
as Soubrette
Renata Vanni
as Italian Ballerina Mi...
Betty Uitti
as Dance Specialty Doub...
Jack Pepper
as Theater Manager
Billy Nelson
as Customs inspector
Joe Flynn
as 2nd Priest
Jerry Mathers
as Brynie at Age 5
Harry V. Cheshire
as Stage Doorman at Iro...
Lewis Martin
as Presbyterian Ministe...
Eddie Foy Jr.
as Narrator
Joe Flynn
as 2nd Priest
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Critic Reviews for The Seven Little Foys

All Critics (6) | Top Critics (2)

Full Review… | March 26, 2009
Top Critic

Full Review… | March 25, 2006
New York Times
Top Critic

Good Hope vehicle and a pretty good whitewashed biopic.

August 11, 2003
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

August 3, 2005

August 22, 2003
Las Vegas Review-Journal

Full Review… | May 24, 2003

Audience Reviews for The Seven Little Foys

One of Hope's more serious pieces.

Randy Tippy

Super Reviewer

I've seen this several times, just the kind of Heartwarming Old Movie one needs to fight off the Blues, pure entertainment that warms the heart

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