Mary Poppins Returns

The glorious animation sequence in Mary Poppins Returns added an extra year to its post-production

WARNING: There are minor SPOILERS ahead for Mary Poppins Returns. So if you haven’t seen the musical yet, and want to be wowed unabated, then please bookmark this article, watch the film, and then return to see what director Rob Marshall has to say. Mary Poppins Returns is a truly magical...

Thursday, December 20, 2018 - 6:39pm

Will there be a Mary Poppins 3? Here’s what we know

There was a 54-year gap between Mary Poppins and Mary Poppins Returns. But director Rob Marshall is hopeful that Mary Poppins 3 will follow much more promptly, as long as the film thrives at the box office.  “It all depends on how we do, “Marshall tells Metro. “Of course,...

Tuesday, December 18, 2018 - 11:36pm

Is Emily Blunt singing in Mary Poppins Returns? Here’s what its director told us

There is seemingly no end to Emily Blunt’s talents.  Not only is she one of the most gifted actresses in the world right now, but the 2018 success of A Quiet Place and the hype surrounding Mary Poppins Returns has confirmed her as one of the most popular, too. Is Emly Blunt singing in...

Tuesday, December 18, 2018 - 11:35pm

Mary Poppins Returns director on making the most ambitious sequel of all time

Mary Poppins Returns shouldn’t work as well as it does.  Released over 54 years ago, the original is a bona fide classic that is so spell-binding and enchanting, it embodies everything that’s right about cinema. Somehow, though, the Mary Poppins Returns creative team has not only...

Tuesday, December 18, 2018 - 11:42am

Emily Blunt is ‘really sexy’ as Mary Poppins, insists Emily Mortimer

The first few glimpses of Emily Blunt as Mary Poppins in the hugely anticipated Mary Poppins Returns have already suggested that the English actress is the perfect heir to the role made famous by Julie Andrews back in 1964.   But Emily Mortimer, one of her co-stars in the film, has now gone...

Monday, February 12, 2018 - 5:52pm

Ben Whishaw talks 'Mary Poppins Returns' and Emily Blunt’s ‘really original’ portrayal

The casting of Emily Blunt as Mary Poppins in Mary Poppins Returns was met with universal approval. That was hardly a surprise, as not only does the 34-year-old bear a striking resemblance to Julie Andrews but she possesses the same spirit and presence, too. Ben Whishaw, who is playing Michael...

Tuesday, January 9, 2018 - 10:30am