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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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Budget:

$20,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$949,899 (Spain) (25 January 2002)

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

The octopus was created as a new nemesis for Captain Hook because it was felt that the Disney animators had exhausted all the comic possibilities of "Hook vs. the Crocodile" in the original Peter Pan (1953). The octopus's tentacles make a "Pock! Pock!" sound that is similar to the "Tick tock!" sound heard from the crocodile in the previous film. See more »

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Jane steals the key for Peter's bonds from Hook. During the following chase up and down the ship ending with Jane flying around and finally landing near Peter to free him, the key is in her left hand, gone, in her right hand, gone, in her left hand, gone and finally in her right hand. See more »

Quotes

Jane: Not so fast, you old codfish! Or you'll have to answer to me!
Peter Pan: Jane...?
Captain Hook: Good heavens! Run! Run for your lives! It's... A little girl.
[laughs]
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Crazy Credits

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Soundtracks

Do You Believe in Magic?
Music and Lyrics by John Sebastian
Performed by BBMak
Produced by Stephen Lipson
BBMak appear courtesy of Hollywood Records/Telstar Records Ltd.
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AWFUL!!
17 February 2002 | by (New York) – See all my reviews

After 50 years you would think they could come up with a better sequel. One could come up with something better in 15 min. and do a much better job. Disney must be desperate to release this picture and at best this is a direct to video type of item, and is not suitable as a theatrical release. But fear not, your children will probably enjoy this "movie" however adults will be shocked at this trash that Disney has chosen to inflict upon the general public. What happened to all the truly talented people who work at Disney?? Obviously they were not involved with this film.


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