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Paddington 2 (2017)

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Paddington, now happily settled with the Brown family and a popular member of the local community, picks up a series of odd jobs to buy the perfect present for his Aunt Lucy's 100th birthday, only for the gift to be stolen.

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Uncle Pastuzo (voice)
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Aunt Lucy (voice)
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Paddington (voice)
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Insurance Company C.E.O.
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Steve Visby
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Storyline

Paddington is happily settled with the Brown family in Windsor Gardens, where he has become a popular member of the community, spreading joy and marmalade wherever he goes. While searching for the perfect present for his beloved Aunt Lucy's 100th birthday, Paddington spots a unique pop-up book in Mr. Gruber's antique shop, and embarks upon a series of odd jobs to buy it. But when the book is stolen, it's up to Paddington and the Browns to unmask the thief. Written by STUDIOCANAL

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It takes a bear to catch a thief See more »


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Rated PG for some action and mild rude humor | See all certifications »

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12 January 2018 (USA)  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$1,089,587 (United Kingdom), 12 November 2017, Wide Release

Opening Weekend USA:

$11,001,961, 14 January 2018, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$39,523,607, 20 February 2018

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$185,847,106, 28 January 2018
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After months of speculations, on October 2015 it was confirmed that Paul King would return to helm this second installment. By the time the sequel was announced, Paddington (2014) had become the highest grossing independent family film of all time, the highest grossing film in the UK among all 2014 releases, and the first family film in 10 years to be nominated for "Best British Film" at the Baftas. See more »

Goofs

All of the prison uniforms are shown pink after Paddington does the laundry because he washed them with a red sock. However, he washed the uniforms in several machines and included a red sock in only one machine--meaning most of the uniforms should not have come out pink. See more »

Quotes

Mary Brown: What happened to the man I married? He'd have believed me.
Henry Brown: Oh, him. He's gone.
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Crazy Credits

Like in Paddington (2014), the credits feature the assurance "No bears were harmed in the making of this film." See more »


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Daddy Cool
Written by Frank Farian and George Reyam
Performed by Boney M.
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Practically perfect Paddington production
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I was an unexpected fan of the first Paddington movie, walked into it expecting not to enjoy it, but I was proved wrong. When I heard that a sequel was coming, I just hoped it would retain the magic of the first and it did, with a cherry on top! This movie invoked the inner child within me and was just a perfect viewing experience for this time of the year.

The casting was genius, featuring many well known British actors, in roles big and small. It was like a gathering of all the best of British, all having the best of time together. A huge hats off to Hugh Grant, pure brilliance!

The imagination that went into this movie and the skill that managed to put this across to the audience was second to none! You will find yourself being absorbed into this world and will not want to leave. I've read some people complaining that this isn't what London is like today, but this is exactly how London was in my childhood mind, where fantasy and reality met. Don't let go of your imagination, suspend reality and just enjoy.

I cannot recommend this movie highly enough. You will laugh and you will cry. Go see it, on your own, with your partner or with you family, you won't be disappointed.


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