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Sunday | ABC News

1964 in film

It was a bumper year for the cinema, with Sean Connery as James Bond and Julie Andrews as Mary Poppins.

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Sunday | Oredigger

Saving Mr. Banks Only Tells Part of the Story

In the tradition of 2004's "Finding Neverland" comes "Saving Mr Banks," the story behind the creation of Mary Poppins.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

National Review Online

Amity Shlaes: Saving Mr. Bank

It is his and the Sherman brothers' 1964 version of the musical A row of senescent bankers, led by Dick Van Dyke playing an asthmatic in a false beard, conjure for the child Michael Banks what the tuppence in his hand can generate if left to grow undisturbed.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Examiner.com

DWTS recap for April 14, 2014: The Disney episode

It was Disney week at DWTS with guest judge Donny Osmond and some fun animation from the Disney films accompanying the dancers on stage.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

Playbill

Westchester Broadway Theatre's Mary Poppins Finds Its Bert

Leo Ash Evens , who made his Broadway debut in the most recent revival of Jesus Christ Superstar , has landed a leading role in the Westchester Broadway Theatre's upcoming production of the hit Disney musical Mary Poppins .

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Thu Apr 03, 2014

The Weekly Standard

Must the Show Go On?

If this absorbing, but imperfect, history of the waxing and waning of large-scale film musicals teaches us nothing else, it is that critical tastes from the 1960s bear a striking resemblance to those of today: The edgy is nearly always esteemed over the innocuous.

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Wed Apr 02, 2014

The Papillion Times

'Christmas Story,' 'Poppins' headline Rose Theater's '14-15 schedule

"A Christmas Story: the Musical," "Mary Poppins" and two world premieres highlight the Rose Theater's 2014-15 stage season for children and families.

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Mon Mar 31, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Photo Flash: Dick Van Dyke and Chita Rivera Attend PDS Gypsy Awards Luncheon

The Professional Dancers Society 's Gypsy Awards Luncheon honoring Leslie Caron and Dee Dee Wood and the late Marc Breaux was held on March 30, 2014 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.

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Wed Mar 26, 2014

St. Albert Gazette

Mary Poppins worth a visit

Mary Poppins Runs until April 20 Citadel Theatre Tickets: start at $35 Call 780-425-1820 or visit: citadeltheatre.com The parrot-handled, umbrella-toting nanny has blown into town and No.

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The Virginian-Pilot

Smart and satirical, "The Americanization of Emily" shines on restored Blu-ray

IT'S NOT EASY to categorize "The Americanization of Emily." Part satire, part romance, it makes a big statement about war.

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Mary Poppins Movie Info

Directed by Robert Stevenson

Starring Julie Andrews and Dick Van Dyke

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