Remind yourself of this story before you see the second one...............
In this dark witty fable, Emma Thompson portrays a person of unsettling appearance and magical powers who enters the household of the recently widowed Mr. Brown (Colin Firth) and attempts to tame his seven exceedingly ill-behaved children. The children have managed to drive away seventeen previous nannies but as Nanny McPhee takes control, they begin to notice that their vile behaviour now needs swiftly and magically to rather settling consequences.
Nanny McPhee And The Big Bang featurette
NANNY MCPHEE AND THE BIG BANG book extract