In this remake of the 1950 film, Martin's character George must deal with his daughter Annie, who has just returned home from a whirlwind trip in Italy engaged to her boyfriend Bryan -- a man she has only known for three months. George's comical and sentimental struggle with Annie's decision to leave has helped keep this film a popular favorite with audiences. As George tries to prepare for the impending nuptials, Doberman-in-laws, and over-the-top wedding decorators, the homestead for the Banks family becomes one of the film's centerpiece attractions. Set in the town of San Marino, the Banks abode is an extravagant dwelling where Annie has lived for her entire life. Believe it or not, it's an actual house located in the neighboring city of Pasadena, California.
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