PG | | Comedy, Family, Fantasy
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.
Nanny McPhee's sidekick Mr Edelweiss was originally set to be a raven. However, these are large and rather dangerous birds so director Susanna White persuaded Emma Thompson to change it to a jackdaw, a much more manageable creature. Thompson trained extensively with six ... ...
Nanny McPhee we need you!
During the motorcycle trip through London, none of the vehicles that Nanny McPhee drives past have blackout covers on headlamps. These were mandatory in England during WWII.
Funny animation during end credits (first part).
£2,586,760 (UK) (28 March 2010)