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Miss Pettigrew Lives For A Day

Miss Guinevere Pettigrew (Frances McDormand) is a frumpy governess who has a hard time keeping a job, so when she gets an opportunity to work for an aspiring actress (Amy Adams) she seizes the chance. But keeping up to naughty children proves easier than covering up for a naughty socialite! Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: C
Violence: B-
Sexual Content: D+
Language: B
Drugs/Alcohol: C
Theater Release: 06 Mar 2008
Video Release: 18 Aug 2008
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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Another governess undergoes a remarkable transformation in the family-friendly film Nanny McPhee. Pretending to be someone rather more regal than her real peasant self also leads to trouble and romance in the movie Ever After.

Home Video Extra Features

DVD Release Date:19 August 2008

Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day releases to DVD in both wide and full screen presentations (on a flipper disc). Bonus materials include an audio commentary by director Bharat Nalluri, deleted scenes, and a featurette (Making an Unforgettable Day). Audio tracks are available in Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround (English and French), with subtitles in English (SDH), French and Spanish.

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