Nanny McPhee

Nanny McPhee

DVD - 2006 | Widescreen edition
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Nanny McPhee can tame even the most unruly children with a tap of her magic walking stick. Her latest challenge is the bratty brood of a recent widower Mr. Brown. He is under pressure to find a new wife or lose his much-needed allowance from wealthy Aunt Adelaide. His love for scullery maid Evangeline remains unspoken as he wincingly woos the eagerly merry widow Mrs. Quickly, but Brown's raucous rugrats have a plan to make things right, especially after they've come under the benevolent influence of Nanny McPhee, whose peculiar brand of discipline works wonders for everyone involved.
Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Pictures, c2006
Edition: Widescreen edition
ISBN: 9781417030255
1417030259
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (1 hr., 39 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in

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kelvinb200 Mar 04, 2015

I love this movie!! It is one that would compliment any family video library. I have watched it a couple of times and always seem to pick up something new each time.

theorbys Oct 11, 2012

I ended up sort of liking this movie, which is god awful until Nanny McPhee actually shows up. From then on it's watchable and Emma Thompson does a good job in the title role. The deliberate excesses of the movie sometimes weigh it down too much. And Mary Poppins it definitely is not.

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Incarnadine
Apr 08, 2012

There is a lot of quirky fun to be had in this film. At the same time, the film contradicts some of its own messages. I felt one message was that we shouldn't judge people by appearances and social class. However [SPOILER ALERT] the movie makes the ugly nanny all beautiful in the end, and the former servant all beautiful and full of upper-class manners. So, what message does this actually teach? I wanted to like the film a lot, but I must confess that I was a little disappointed.

Brian_Scott Feb 06, 2012

I've seen several movies of Emma Thompson's that i like, but when asked to list them, Nanny McPhee movies are always numbers 1 and 2. And I've seen all the Harry Potter movies, Stranger Than Fiction, Last Chance Harvey, and her version of A Midsummer Night's Dream.

jcongrove May 07, 2011

One of the most beloved tale of love, family and happiness. With a twist of fun and adventure, just like Mary Poppins. The nanny seems to be tricky but to help a family be happy once more. The movie is good for all ages.

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SingleMamma
Feb 17, 2011

I enjoyed it, but my four year old thought it was mean and scary.

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Sylviane
Aug 14, 2010

Really good! Emma Thompson is great!

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Ciresica
Apr 24, 2010

Awesome movie! Very funny, entertainning!

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lol
Mar 10, 2010

my favourite character in this movie is the boy in the middle of the DVD cover!!!

sound good, dont know if it is

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Aug 30, 2010

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Apr 24, 2010

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