Top 12 Paddington Movie Facts

Following is our collection of Paddington facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of Paddington film message.

As Paddington is waiting at the station only the 'Lost' of 'Lost & Found' is illuminated above him. But once he introduces himself to Mrs Brown the 'Found' part of the sign flickers and remains on.
As Paddington is waiting at the station only the 'Lost' of 'Lost & Found' is illuminated above him. But once he introduces himself to Mrs Brown the 'Found' part of the sign flickers and remains on.
While the Browns are talking about why Paddington was put into jail, their magnet board has one item on their To-Do list: "Free Paddington."
While the Browns are talking about why Paddington was put into jail, their magnet board has one item on their To-Do list: "Free Paddington."

Paddington Trivia

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  1. Kilmainham Gaol (jail) serves as the filming location when Paddington goes to prison. Kilmainham is Ireland's most famous jail as well as a national monument.

Paddington Easter Eggs

Hidden objects, characters, easter eggs, and their meanings are wonderful ways to discover the filmmaker's perspectives of any given movie.

  • After passing through a series of gears Paddington is left with a smear of grease on his face that looks like Charlie Chaplin's mustache. The sequence seems to be an homage to Chaplin's Modern Times

Paddington Hidden Details

1 - Knuckles's Newspaper headlines in Paddington 2 (2017)
Knuckles's Newspaper headlines in Paddington 2 (2017)
1 - When he is all alone the word "LOST" is only lit up. When Mary comes over to him to give him a home, the word "FOUND" lights up
When he is all alone the word "LOST" is only lit up. When Mary comes over to him to give him a home, the word "FOUND" lights up

. The lights on the 'Lost and Found' sign change from flickering to solid when Mrs. Brown meets Paddington. (1:04).

1 - The Found light comes on when Mary first comes to greet Paddington the bear.
The Found light comes on when Mary first comes to greet Paddington the bear.
1 - Mr. Curry suggests Honeypot as a codename for Millicent Clyde. This serves as both a Winnie the Pooh joke and a reference to a term for women who use sex to get what they want.
Mr. Curry suggests Honeypot as a codename for Millicent Clyde. This serves as both a Winnie the Pooh joke and a reference to a term for women who use sex to get what they want.

The pigeons fail to foil Millicent but Mrs. Byrd succeeds

The sign blinks from 'Lost' to 'Lost & Found' when Mary meets Paddington at the train station

Paddington poster
Paddington poster

Paddington Plot

A young Peruvian bear travels to London in search of a home. Finding himself lost and alone at Paddington Station, he meets the kindly Brown family, who offer him a temporary haven.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Paddington. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Director Paul King
Stars Tim Downie, Madeleine Worrall, Lottie Steer, Geoffrey Palmer
IMDB score 7.2