Children Galore
Directed byTerence Fisher
Written byJohn Bonnet
Emery Bonnet
Peter Plaskett
Produced byHenry Passmore
StarringEddie Byrne
June Thorburn
Betty Ann Davies
CinematographyJonah Jones
Edited byInman Hunter
Grendon Films
Distributed byGeneral Film Distributors (UK)
Release date
  • February 1955 (1955-02) (UK)
Running time
60 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom

Children Galore is a 1955 comedy film directed by Terence Fisher.[1] It stars Eddie Byrne and June Thorburn.[2] A village squire offers to give away a cottage to a deserving family with the most grandchildren.


Critical reception

In the Radio Times, David Parkinson rated the film two out of five stars, calling it "Fun in a very English sort of way, this programme filler has the advantage of being short and to the point."[3]


  1. ^ "Children Galore (1955)". BFI.
  2. ^ "Children Galore (1954) - Terence Fisher - Synopsis, Characteristics, Moods, Themes and Related". Allmovie.
  3. ^ "Children Galore". RadioTimes.