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'Bedknobs and Broomsticks' on Blu-ray

It looks weirder than it is. Roy Snart, Cindy O'Callaghan, Ian Weighill, David Tomlinson and Angela Lansbury in Walt Disney's "Bedknobs and Broomsticks."

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

'Mary Poppins' at 50: Ranking 16 songs--our pick for No. 1 is...

Today marks the 50th anniversary of Disney's glitzy Los Angeles Mary Poppins premiere.

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Neatorama

18 "Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious" Facts About Mary Poppins

The 1964 Disney movie Mary Poppins was released 50 years ago this week. What better way to celebrate its anniversary than by learning some movie trivia? For example: 10. That's Julie Andrews whistling the robin's part during "A Spoonful of Sugar."

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Lucianne.com

What was it really like behindthe scenes of - Mary Poppins'?

The life of a child actor is often nasty, brutish and short . But playing Jane Banks in "Mary Poppins" was all high-flying kites, carousel horses - and a free pass to Disney's theme parks.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Daily Mail

Ashlee Simpson 'steals' Mary Poppins bird lady hat

Ashlee Simpson must be a fan of Mary Poppins because she appeared to be wearing a hat just like the sweet old bird lady's in the 1964 Julie Andrews classic.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Dick Van Dyke to Receive 2014 Prince Rainier III Award

The Princess Grace Foundation-USA is proud to announce that Dick Van Dyke will accept their prestigious Prince Rainier III Award.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Hilberry Theatre to Present Boeing Boeing, 9/19-10/4

Marc Camoletti 's hilarious farce Boeing, Boeing opens the Hilberry Theatre's 52nd season in Midtown Detroit, playing September 19 through October 4, 2014 from $10-$30 and are available by calling the Hilberry Theatre Box Office at 577-2972.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Deseret News

10 fun facts about 'The Wizard of Oz' and 'Mary Poppins'

"The Wizard of Oz," starring Judy Garland as Dorothy Gale, celebrates its 75th anniversary on Aug. 25, and "Mary Poppins," starring Julie Andrews, celebrates its 50th anniversary on Aug. 27. Following are fun facts about the two movies.

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Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

We ranked the songs in 'Mary Poppins' for its 50th anniversary

Today marks the 50th anniversary of Disney's glitzy Los Angeles Mary Poppins premiere.

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ETonline

This 'Mary Poppins' Theory Will Blow Your Mind

Today the Disney classic Mary Poppins turns 50! The film won five Oscars out of an astounding 13 nominations and was the only Best Picture nomination Walt Disney ever received.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Erie Times News

Today in History for Aug. 27

On Aug. 27, 1964, President Lyndon Baines Johnson accepted his party's nomination for a term in his own right, telling the Democratic National Convention in Atlantic City, N.J., "Let us join together in giving every American the fullest life which he can hope for."

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Time

Mary Poppins Was the Original Disney Feminist

Dick Van Dyke as Bert, Julie Andrews as Mary Poppins, Karen Dotrice as Jane Banks and Matthew Garber as Michael Banks in the Disney musical 'Mary Poppins.'

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OUPblog

Celebrating Julie Andrews

This month marks the 50th anniversary of Disney's beloved film Mary Poppins , starring the legendary Julie Andrews .

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Walt Disney Records Releases Mary Poppins Legacy Collection Today

The label honors one of the most celebrated and beloved soundtracks of all time with the 50 th anniversary release of the Walt Disney Records The Legacy Collection Mary Poppins today, August 26, 2014.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Home

'Mary Poppins' makes magic in Ogunquit Playhouse production

And Ogunquit Playhouse audiences proclaim that pretty unanimously following performances of Mary Poppins at the venerable seacoast venue through Aug. 30. The Broadway musical about the magical nanny who flies in on the east wind to save the troubled Banks family is a pleasing mix of songs and situations from the iconic 1964 Walt Disney movie, ... (more)

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Disney News and Disney Star News

Disney's "Bedknobs And Broomsticks" Arrives On Blu-ray For The First Time

This is the best news! One of our favorite Disney movies, " Bedknobs and Broomsticks ," has just been released to Blu-ray for the very first time.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

BEDKNOBS & BROOMSTICKS Now Available On Blu-ray

The official description of the BEDKNOBS & BROOMSTICKS Blu-ray is as follows: "Let the enchantment begin! Disney's Academy Award -winning classic, BEDKNOBS AND BROOMSTICKS , soars onto Blu-ray and Digital HD with an all-new digital master.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

Buenos Aires Herald

Out & About: Julie Andrews tribute

The British Arts Centre pays tribute to Bristish actress-singer Julie Andrews, 50 years after her debut on the big screen with the classic Mary Poppins.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

Ricklibrarian

My Lucky Life In and Out of Show Business: A Memoir by Dick Van Dyke

About half way through listening to My Lucky Life In and Out of Show Business by Dick Van Dyke, I wondered what would come next.

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Sun Aug 10, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Now Playing Onstage in Birmingham - Week of 8/10/2014

CINDERELLA College Street Players 8/14-8/16/2014 The timeless enchantment of a magical fairy tale is reborn with the Rodgers & Hammerstein hallmarks of originality, charm and elegance.

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Directed by Robert Stevenson

Starring Julie Andrews and Dick Van Dyke

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