Cheaper By the Dozen 2

Directed By: Adam Shankman Starring: Steve Martin Bonnie Hunt

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Steve Martin is funnier than ever in this hilarious sequel!

Tom Baker (Martin) and wife Kate (Bonnie Hunt) bring their clan together for a memorable summer getaway. But their dream vacation turns into an outrageous competition with the overachieving, overzealous family of Tom's long-time rival, Jimmy Murtaugh (Eugene Levy). Featuring all the original Baker kids, including Hilary Duff, Tom Welling and Piper Perabo, this super-sized comedy is fun for the whole family!


Studio Foxvideo
SKU 202926245
UPC 024543393153
UPC 14 00024543393153
Format DVD
Release Date 10/17/2006
Family (General)
Teenage Girls
Theatrical Release
Editors Note
Note Steve Martin returns as the proud patriarch of the Baker family in this sequel to the original CHEAPER BY THE DOZEN, based on a book by Frank B. Gilbreth Jr. and Ernestine Gilbreth. This time, all twelve Baker kids and their parents, Tom (Martin) and Kate (Bonnie Hunt), are going on vacation, returning to their summer cabin in Wisconsin for one last hurrah before the kids grow up and go their separate ways. Lorraine (Hilary Duff) is on her way to New York to begin an internship with VOGUE, Nora (Piper Perabo) is hugely pregnant, and the Bakers want to spend some quality time all together for a change. As the family arrives at their old house, however, they realize that some things have changed--and some things never do. Tom's old high school rival, Jimmy Murtaugh (Eugene Levy) is now the big man about town, owning much of the surrounding area, and raising his large family in a huge home across the lake from the Bakers'. The longstanding competition between the two families--or at least that of the fathers--mounts over the course of their vacation, as the two men resort to ever nastier tactics of one-upsmanship. Meanwhile, Charlie Baker (Tom Welling) becomes closer with Anne Murtaugh (Jamie King), and Sarah (Alyson Stoner) embarks on her first romance with Eliot Murtaugh (Taylor Lautner). It all comes to a head when the two families face off in a canoeing race, during which they are faced with a decision between loyalty to family and friends, and the competitive edge.
Los Angeles Times "[A] family comedy that is actually involving, even believable, and manages to be pretty funny too." 12/21/2005 p.E3
Adam Shankman
Steve Martin
Bonnie Hunt
Cast & Crew
Adam Shankman - Director
Bonnie Hunt - Actor
Carmen Electra - Actor
Eugene Levy - Actor
Hilary Duff - Actor
Jaime King - Actor
John Debney - Original Music By
Matthew Cassel, et. al. - Editor
Peter James - Cinematographer
Piper Perabo - Actor
Sam Harper - Writer
Shawn Levy, et. al. - Producer
Steve Martin - Actor
Tom Welling - Actor
Technical Info
Original Release Date 2005
Catalog ID 2258823
UPC 00024543393153
Number of Discs 1
Running Time 94 minutes
Color Color
Original Language English
Available Audio Tracks English
Aspect Ratio
Widescreen/Standard  2.35:1/1.33:1 [4:3]
ReviewSource Los Angeles Times
Review "Cheaper by the Dozen 2" proves that less is more - in comparison to the dismal "Yours, Mine & Ours" remake - that the occasional comic calamity works better than nonstop chaos and allows for a family comedy that is actually involving, even believable, and manages to be pretty funny too...Hunt is graciously understated as a wise wife and mother, but what helps lift the film above the usual is the way in which Electra's Sarina is written and played. Despite her spectacular looks, Sarina refuses to be a mere trophy wife, wishes her husband would grow up, wants genuinely to be a good stepmother and asks Hunt's Kate for advice. Electra is delightful: She helps humanize Levy's overbearing Jimmy and thereby gives the film an unexpected dimension.
Reviewer Kevin Thomas
ReviewRating 7
ReviewSource Chicago Sun-Times
Review "Cheaper by the Dozen 2" is the kind of title, like "The Other Side of the Mountain," that starts you wondering why they didn't call it "This Side of the Mountain." Or, more to the point, "Even Cheaper by Two Dozen." All sequel titles tell you is that if you liked the doughnuts, why not buy another box? At which your mother would tell you to save some room for dinner, and I would suggest a new movie...The movie is otherwise about what you'd expect. As family movies go, it skews younger than the better "Rumor Has It" and "The Family Stone." It's a lot better than "Yours, Mine and Ours," which has inexplicably grossed more than $45 million...
Reviewer Roger Ebert
ReviewRating 8
DVD, Sensormatic
Product Attributes
Actor Martin,Steve
Label Fox Home Entertainment
Music Format DVD
Video Format DVD
Kyle Smith, New York Post The film is supposed to make people feel good about their families, and it does a fine job of it.

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