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Paddington 2

British actor Ben Whishaw’s voiceover remains a nimble feat of wide-eyed wonder and perplexity, while Hugh Grant is, frankly, revelatory as the camp villain responsible for Paddington’s criminalisation. Brits Paul King and Simon Farnaby’s script is drenched in wit and whimsy, the CGI is astonishing and the high stakes plot will have you clawing the sofa. A sublime sequel.





Paddington (Ben Whishaw) has settled into London life with the Brown family and even landed a job as a window cleaner. But in his bid to buy Aunt Lucy a birthday present, he becomes falsely-accused of theft and winds up in prison where he must attempt to unveil the real culprit and set himself free.