History Film / NannyMcPhee

14th Oct '16 3:11:27 PM Eagal
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* {{Expy}}: Nanny [=McPhee=] is Film/MaryPoppins. Only more interesting.

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* {{Expy}}: Nanny [=McPhee=] is Film/MaryPoppins. Only more interesting.



* InexplicablyAwesome

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* MagicalNanny: Obviously.

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* MagicalNanny: Obviously.Nanny [=McPhee=] shows up to help parents who are at their wits' end and teaches the kids to behave, whether they want to or not.
14th Oct '16 3:10:00 PM Eagal
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* AnachronismStew: A black guardsman, guarding the War Office (a skyscraper) in his red tunic, in an unbombed London with no tape at the windows.
** Although the "skyscraper" is actually Senate House, the University of London Library, built in the 1930s and home to the Ministry of Information during the [[UsefulNotes/WorldWarII Second World War]].
14th Oct '16 3:09:02 PM Eagal
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* {{Badass}}: Nanny [=McPhee=], to a point. This is a woman who rides in flying motorcycles, maintains order with a magic stick, and receives full attention and salutes from trained army soldiers.



* BeautyEqualsGoodness: Played with.

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* %%* BeautyEqualsGoodness: Played with.
12th Aug '16 8:25:46 PM BlindJustice-2515
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* BaitAndSwitch: In the sequel, when Celia refuses to go out to help catching piglets in the mud, at first it seems to her (and us) that Nanny McPhee's going to force her to go outside with magic...then she just holds up a pair of wellingtons.

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* BaitAndSwitch: In the sequel, when Celia refuses to go out to help catching piglets in the mud, at first it seems to her (and us) that Nanny McPhee's [=McPhee=] is going to force her to go outside with magic...then she just holds up a pair of wellingtons.


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* EvilDetectingBaby: At the mention of [[AristocratsAreEvil Great Aunt Adelaide]], baby Aggie immediately starts wailing.
30th Jul '16 4:52:14 AM isoycrazy
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* OffscreenTeleportation: A RunningGag in the first movie.

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* OffscreenTeleportation: A RunningGag in the first movie. Nanny [=McPhee=] will appear behind people when she wasn't even previously close at all. She casually justifies this with the line:
29th Jul '16 6:10:27 PM BlindJustice-2515
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* TrappedByGamblingDebts: Why Phil is so desperate in convincing Isabel to sell the Greens' farm in the sequel. He gambled away his legal half of the farm at a casino, and two hit women eagerly want to either collect it, [[CruelAndUnusualDeath or his kidneys]].
22nd Jul '16 11:57:35 AM BlindJustice-2515
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** In the sequel. One of the city kids deliberately takes a jar of jam the farm kids had created by saving their sugar rations for months, and wanted to have the first taste with their DisappearedDad. And it breaks. They go justifiably postal.


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** In the sequel, Cyril takes a jar of jam the Green kids saved their sugar rations for months to make, and wanted to have the first taste with their DisappearedDad. And it breaks. They go justifiably postal.
9th Jan '16 1:43:32 PM OffTheDeepEnd
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The 2005 movie did well in theaters, and a sequel, ''Nanny [=McPhee=] and the Big Bang'' (called ''Nanny [=McPhee=] Returns'' in the United States), premiered in 2010. MaggieGyllenhaal plays a beleaguered housewife juggling a farm and three children, while awaiting her husband's return from the war. With the added pressure of her brother-in-law wanting her to sell off the farm (to pay off his own gambling debts), and two upper-class cousins staying over, Nanny [=McPhee=] is needed once again. The trailer can be seen [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UVOzEmywwMM here]].

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The 2005 movie did well in theaters, and a sequel, ''Nanny [=McPhee=] and the Big Bang'' (called ''Nanny [=McPhee=] Returns'' in the United States), States for undisclosed reasons), premiered in 2010. MaggieGyllenhaal plays a beleaguered housewife juggling a farm and three children, while awaiting her husband's return from the war. With the added pressure of her brother-in-law wanting her to sell off the farm (to pay off his own gambling debts), and two upper-class cousins staying over, Nanny [=McPhee=] is needed once again. The trailer can be seen [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UVOzEmywwMM here]].
5th Dec '15 2:59:12 AM Morgenthaler
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* [[spoiler:Really700YearsOld: If the fact that she's the same in both movies despite a possible time difference of ''60 years'' is any indication.]]

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* [[spoiler:Really700YearsOld: If Really700YearsOld: [[spoiler:If the fact that she's the same in both movies despite a possible time difference of ''60 years'' is any indication.]]
5th Dec '15 2:58:49 AM Morgenthaler
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* XMeetsY: Film/MaryPoppins [[AC:but DarkerAndEdgier with MORE OBVIOUS MAGIC!]] Alternatively, Mary Poppins [[AC:[[{{Deconstruction}} with a proper witch]]]].
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