Mary Peppers Returns
Directed by James Bobin
Produced by Marc Platt
Written by
Screenplay by David Magee
Story by John DeLuca
Based on Mrs. Pepperot by Alf Prøysen
Starring Carl Reiner
Betty White
Carol Burnet
Mel Brooks
Music by George Fenton
Cinematography Dion Beebe
Editing by Wyatt Smith
Production company(s) Shires Independent Pictures
Okay Productions
Michael Shires Pictures
Distributor Pentagon Pictures
Lionsgate Pictures
Release date(s) September 28, 2018
Running time 140 minutes
Language English
Gross revenue
Preceded by Mary Peppers
Followed by
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Mary Peppers Returns is a 2018 American musical fantasy film directed by James Bobin, with a screenplay written by David Magee and a story by John DeLuca.




  1. There Are Some Things You Just Gotta Do - Mary Peppers
  2. F.A.N.T.A.S.T.I.C - Mary Peppers, Bill, and Mouse Family
  3. Mr. Moon - Mary Peppers
  4. Steal If You Need It - Mary Peppers and Bill
  5. Never Gonna Replace Me - Uncle Arthur and Bill
  6. A Whole New Life - Mary Peppers


  • Mary Peppers Returns was the first Mary Peppers film to be filmed in Panavision (anamorphic) for the widescreen 2.39:1 aspect ratio and rated PG by the MPAA, unlike the original film that was rated G.
  • Mary Peppers Returns is Shires's first live-action/traditional animated hybrid film since The Golden Tear.
  • This film includes some hand drawn animation made by Shires Animation Studios, making it the first time since 2011's MegaGenie to use traditional hand drawn animation.
  • The first Shires to use the short 2011 Shires closing logo, since The Unborn.
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