Mary Poppins is certainly one of the classics that has transcended through times. Even in contemporary works, many still give a nod to the character that Julie Andrews has made iconic back in 1964. Andrews has made such a wonderful performance back then that even Emily Blunt, the 2018 Mary Poppins, admitted to being nervous about filling her shoes.
When the news first broke out of the remake of the classic film, many fans have been waiting in anticipating. After all, the original film was a box office hit with a spectacular performance, amazing script, and eargasmic musical numbers. Fans are expecting the remake film to live up to the name of the original film.
Of course, the production team of Mary Poppins Returns aim to fulfill the fans’ expectations. In fact, the director, Rob Marshall, himself promises to deliver a Mary Poppins film that does more than just a remake. The film has been tailor-made to fit the contemporary aesthetics of modern fans. More than that, the script and music numbers were all created to ensure that the actors playing their respective roles can deliver the best performance possible.
With Emily Blunt succeeding the titular role of Mary Poppins after Julie Andrews, the Mary Poppins Returns is a must-watch movie this year. Joining the cast are Dick Van Dyke, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Angela Lansbury, Meryl Streep, Ben Whishaw, Emily Mortimer, Colin Firth, Julie Walters, Jim Norton, and Jeremy Swift. Mary Poppins Returns is already in theaters so be sure to bring the whole family for this wondrous adventure.
Check out this teaser for the Mary Poppins Returns film: