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Cheaper by the Dozen 2 (2005)

PG  |   |  Adventure, Comedy, Family  |  21 December 2005 (USA)
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Steve Martin and Bonnie Hunt return as heads of the Baker family who, while on vacation, find themselves in competition with a rival family of eight children, headed by Eugene Levy

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Steve Martin and Bonnie Hunt return as heads of the Baker family who, while on vacation, find themselves in competition with a rival family of eight children, headed by Eugene Levy

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Rated PG for some crude humor and mild language | See all certifications »

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$60,000,000 (estimated)

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$13,579 (Iceland) (13 January 2006)

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$82,569,532 (USA) (28 April 2006)
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This film is a sequel to a remake of a film that was based on a book that was based on a true story. This means it is four steps away from its source material. See more »

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After Nora's water breaks, there is a cut to the Murtaugh family discussing whether the Bakers are playing a trick to win the race. In the background, you can see the Bakers moving off to the left side of the screen, paddling quickly. When it cuts back to the Bakers, the family is stationary in the middle of the lake, still freaking out about Nora's water breaking. Then they discuss their options, and start paddling to the side of the lake. See more »

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Lorraine Baker: [after Sarah asks Lorraine for some make-up help] Now, let's start with some lip gloss.
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9 January 2006 | by (New Zealand) – See all my reviews

I liked the first one better, but this movie was funny in its own right.

I read someone's review before about how its nothing like the book. I haven't read the book, but, I have to say this - In this day and age did you really expect them to keep to the book? Look at all the other movies based on books - Lord of the Rings and Harry Potter, for examples - they are as true representations as you get. Everything else

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excluding the title and the names of the characters. I've learned not to have high expectations of movies based on books, and until you do, you're always going to be disappointed. You've got to look at the movie for what it is, not for what the book was.


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