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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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$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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When Kate is slicing tomatoes and is talking to Tom, she alternately holds a knife and a piece of tomato between shots. The distance between the knife and the cutting board changes in each shot. See more »

Quotes

Nigel Baker: Winnetka? That's my middle name.
Kyle Baker: And Lake is mine.
Tom Baker: That's because you were conceived there.
Nigel Baker: What's that mean?
Jessica Baker: It means mom and dad had...
Kate 'Mom' Baker: ...a conversation, that we would discuss it much later when everybody could understand!
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Performed by Madonna
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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

  • Ella Enchanted, for example - doesn't resemble the book in any way,
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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