A sequel to 2014’s paddington, paddington 2 choices up wherein its predecessor left off, with paddington brown (né undergo and voiced by ben whishaw) dwelling contentedly along with his human own family, together with hugh bonneville (downton abbey) and a newly name-recognizable sally hawkins (the shape of water), joined with the aid of that british a-lister of yore hugh provide, dramatic heavyweight brendan gleeson, and lots of others. (in fact, one of the easy joys for mother and father watching the film lies in spotting this or that british actor.)
A simple, commendable desire to find a excellent present for his aunt lucy (presently spending her days in a pleasing retirement home for bears in lima, peru, natch) leads paddington to set his eyes on a positive antique pop-up book as the right gift. Whilst that scoundrel and fading thespian phoenix buchanan (provide) additionally sets his attractions on the identical ebook, properly, hijinks, misunderstandings and adventure happen. Paddington 2 reminds us how difficult it may be to tug off a sweetly tempered, lightly transferring children’s film by doing exactly that, and doing it so well.