Six American GIs stationed in Italy befriend an orphaned boy, but the soldiers remain unaware that the lad has stowed away with them when they return to the U.S. The six go their separate ways, leaving the tyke alone in the big city. Now, New York becomes one big adventure for a little Italian boy named Dondi.
The Kid Who Captured an Army!
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Joan Staley's first credited film role. See more
What do you say we stop all this tree-trimming jazz and hit the road to town?
Oh now, Dealey, you know how I promised Mama about Christmas. You see, while she's trimming her tree in Peoria, I'm trimming mine right here. It's almost as if we're together!
Music by Mort Garson
Lyrics by Earl Shuman
Sung by Patti Page See more