Walt Disney’s upcoming musical fantasy film Mary Poppins Returns is sequel to Mary Poppins way back in 1964. Directed by Rob Marshall, it stars Emily Blunt, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Ben Whinshaw, Emily Mortimer, Julie Walters, Angela Lansbury, Meryl Streep, and Colin Firth with Dick Van Dyke returning as the son of one of the original 1964 casts.
Mary Poppins Returns is set in London in the year 1935 just 25 years after the original film as Mary Poppins returns to look after the kids of Jane and Michael Banks preceding a family tragedy.
With Walt Disney reliving its old movies with live-action remakes and sequels, Mary Poppins Returns has the longest gasps between sequels with 54 years apart.
Scheduled to be released in the US on December 19th, the National Board of Review dubbed the movie as one of the top ten best films of 2018.
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