The Babysitters Club: Our Favorite Onscreen Caregivers

From Nanny McPhee to TV's The Nanny, see the TV and movie characters who've made watching children an amusing adventure (17 Photos)

Sona Charaipotra on Aug 20, 2010 at 9:26AM

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The Babysitters Club: Our Favorite Onscreen Caregivers

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'Nanny McPhee' and 'Nanny McPhee Returns'

As the snaggle-toothed government-issue nanny in 2005's hit Nanny McPhee, Emma Thompson's magical McPhee proved looks can be deceiving -- and she was totally transformed as she earned the love and respect of the Brown family. In Nanny McPhee Returns, out Friday, Thompson -- who also wrote the screenplays for both films, based on the Nurse Matilda series by writer Christianna McBrand -- takes on another troubled clan, this time it's Maggie Gyllenhaal's war-torn brood, who are out to save the family farm from the clutches their evil uncle.

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