Chitty Chitty Bang Bang Poster

Release Date: February 23rd, 1996

DVD Release Date: November 10th, 1998

G|2 hr 36 min

Plot Summary
While truant from school, young siblings Jeremy and Jemima meet the beautiful Truly Scrumptious (Sally Ann Howes), who falls for their widowed father, Caractacus Potts (Dick Van Dyke), and his various oddball inventions, including the family's noisy rebuilt car, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang. One day at the beach, Caractacus tells Truly and the children a fanciful fable about the villainous Baron Bomburst (Gert Frobe) and his evil designs on the Potts family car.

Cast: Dick Van Dyke, Sally Ann Howes, Lionel Jeffries, Gert Fröbe, Anna Quayle, Benny Hill, James Robertson Justice, Robert Helpmann

Director: Ken Hughes

Genres: Fantasy, Family

Production Co: Warfield, Dramatic Films

Distributors: Fox, CBS/Fox, Time-Life Video, MGM Home Entertainment, United Artists

Keywords: England, Pursuit, Family, Love, Charming


Nominated Best Original Song - Motion Picture
Nominated Best Original Score - Motion Picture
Nominated Music (Song -- Original for the Picture)