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Return to Never Land (2002)

G  |   |  Animation, Adventure, Family  |  15 February 2002 (USA)
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In London during World War II, this is the story of Wendy's daughter, Jane, who is kidnapped by Captain Hook and Peter Pan must come to the rescue.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Harriet Owen ...
Jane / Young Wendy (voice)
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Peter Pan (voice)
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Captain Hook (voice)
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Smee / Pirates (voice)
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Wendy Darling (voice)
Andrew McDonough ...
Danny (voice)
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Edward (voice)
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Cubby (voice)
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Nibs (voice)
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Slightly (voice)
Aaron Spann ...
Twins (voice)
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The classic tale of 'Peter Pan' continues in Disney's sequel 'Return to Never Land'. In 1940 on a world besieged by World War II, Wendy, now grown up, has two children, one of them is her daughter, Jane. She wears her trench coat during the air raid, and later that night, Wendy tries to give her own children hope by telling them of her magical experiences with Peter Pan in Never Land. However, Jane, Wendy's daughter, sees it all as make believe and refuses to believe in the tales. That is, until the villainous Captain Hook mistakes her for Wendy and abducts her to Never Land in an attempt to lure and capture Peter Pan. Peter Pan's quest to return Jane safely home is jeopardized until she can begin to believe in the magic of imagination. Written by Anna <dimenxia@yahoo.com>

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Box Office

Budget:

$20,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$517,720 (Japan) (20 December 2002)

Gross:

$4,198,085 (Japan) (17 January 2003)
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Trivia

Because most of the original voice cast of the movie had died, including Hans Conried (Hook) and Bobby Driscoll (Peter Pan), an entirely new cast of actors had to be used to film this sequel. Chief among them is Prolific and versatile actor, Corey Burton, who was not only a big fan and admirer of Hans Conried, but also a student of his. Burton does a dead-on impression of Conried and as he himself says, gives the illusion that Conried is present. See more »

Goofs

When Hook is getting a massage by Smee, and is surprised by the Octopus, when Smee is getting rid of the Octopus, he is standing on the right side of the Ship, but when Smee gets water in his mouth by the Octopus, the place where he stands changes from direction. See more »

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Cubby: Let's play the "Don't hit Cubby over the head" game.
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Crazy Credits

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Features John Henry (2000) See more »

Soundtracks

So To Be One of Us
Music and Lyrics by They Might Be Giants
Arranged by Martin Erskine
Chorus: Jon Robert Hall, D.J. Harper, Nils Montan, Bobbi Page, Wally Wingert (as Wallace Wingert), and Lauren Wood
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You don't know what you're missing
16 February 2002 | by (New Hampshire) – See all my reviews

My friend and I went and saw this movie and felt like we were little again. It made us laugh and it was great to see some of our favorite characters come alive again. I hate to read about critics when they dissect the movie, all you need to know is that it's a wonderful sequel, that personally, I plan to see again. No matter what age you are you'll leave after with a smile on your face. Jane is the perfect portrayal of kids these days and what they're missing. So do yourself a huge favor and just go see it.


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