Widower Glenn Ford gets more than a little assistance in his love life from Ronny Howard, his 9-year-old son who wants a say in choosing a new mom, in this winsome family comedy that inspired the popular TV series. As Eddie's father casts his eye about town in search of the perfect new bride, his son tries to convince him that she might be closer than he realizes. With Shirley Jones, Stella Stevens, Dina Merrill, and Jerry Van Dyke. 118 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtracks: English Dolby Digital mono, French Dolby Digital mono; Subtitles: English, French, Spanish; audio commentary by Jones, Stevens, Merrill.