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Nanny McPhee Returns (2010)
"Nanny McPhee and the Big Bang" (original title)

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Nanny McPhee arrives to help a harried young mother who is trying to run the family farm while her husband is away at war, though she uses her magic to teach the woman's children and their two spoiled cousins five new lessons.

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Nanny McPhee arrives to help a harried young mother who is trying to run the family farm while her husband is away at war, though she uses her magic to teach the woman's children and their two spoiled cousins five new lessons.

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The magic is back! See more »

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Rated PG for rude humor, some language and mild thematic elements | See all certifications »

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$35,000,000 (estimated)

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$8,407,685 (USA) (20 August 2010)

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$28,995,450 (USA) (22 October 2010)
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For the scene where Nanny McPhee effectively takes over the unruly children, making them apparently start hurting themselves, a mime artist was brought in to train the children in the arts of mime and puppeteering. The scene itself took three weeks to rehearse. See more »

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When the two boys are being escorted through the War Office, a WAAF plotter can be seen in the foreground. The rank on the arm is that of a Lance Corporal - a rank that didn't exist in that Service. See more »

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Celia: Where are we?
Cyril: We are in the land of poo. Duck poo, cow poo, goat poo.
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After the credits finish, the baby elephant enjoys the Scratchomatic. See more »

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Featured in Live from Studio Five: Episode #1.130 (2010) See more »

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The Best Things In Life Are Free
(Lew Brown, Buddy G. DeSylva (as B.G. DeSylva), Ray Henderson)
Performed by Bing Crosby
Courtesy of EMI Records Ltd
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Very funny light hearted family movie.
14 November 2010 | by (Pakistan) – See all my reviews

a good strictly family movie, this one was not as good as the first one, the screenplay etc but far more entertaining and fun. Emma Thompson can do anything, love her in this character, a very strict magical nanny that bring order and manners to the fighting and mess creating children through magic while making them learn 5 different lessons. Maggie was awesome playing the mother, so were those 5 children among which 2 were the very high profile city based children who are cousins of the other 3. maggie Smith, Ralph Fiennes, Ewan McGregor and Rhys Ifans were decent in their small roles.

this was an extremely fun and enjoyable family comedy. right from the start you will love it. it is one of the few really entertaining movies this year. not as sophisticated and near classic as the first one as far as writing is concerned, cinematography is marvelous. costumes and art direction is good. and the special effects were nice and were not overly done. i would say again that children acted really well and the British accent , My God loved it. its charming, light hearted fun. Do watch.


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