An adaptation of the beloved 1938 children's book, about Mr. Popper, a house painter whose dreams of Arctic exploration prompt him to write letters to real explorers. One of them sends him a penguin, which he keeps in the icebox. Before he knows it, the painter has a litter of 12 beaked birds. They eat voraciously, leading him to form Popper's Performing Penguins, a stage act that goes on tour and creates mayhem at every stop. Stars Jim Carrey, Carla Gugino, Philip Baker Hall, Ophelia Lovibond, Madeline Carroll, James Tupper, Angela Lansbury, Pepper Binkley
Carla Gugino,Ophelia Lovibond,Clark Gregg,James Tupper,Jim Carrey
In this family comedy, Jim Carrey is Mr. Popper, a driven businessman who is clueless when it comes to the important things in life until he inherits six penguins. Popper's penguins turn his swank New York apartment into a snowy winter wonderland and the rest of this life upside-down. Filmed on a refrigerated soundstage with real Gentoo Penguins, Mr. Popper's Penguins is a contemporary adaptation of the classic book.