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  1. Dick Van Dyke Sets Memoir on Aging for 90th BirthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... and career of a Hollywood legend." Van Dyke, the star of such classics as The Dick Van Dyke Show , Chitty Chitty Bang Bang and Mary Poppins , continues to remain active 60 years after his first network TV appearance. He'll reprise his role as Cecil ...


  2. Ruble Crisis Forces Automakers To Stop Selling Cars In RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Jalopnik

    ... and you make huge promises, well, they can come to bite you. On this day in 1968, the musical film "Chitty Chitty Bang Bang" opens in New York City . The movie featured Dick Van Dyke, who had made a splash four years before in the Disney musical ...


  3. RachaelWest published Christmas TV Guide 2014: what's on TV this Christmas Day?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Cambridge Evening News

    ... an old racing car with the help of his outgoing father and two children. After christening the car Chitty Chitty Bang Bang the family are surprised when it turns out the car has magical powers. With combined talent from the makers of Mary Poppins ...


  4. VAULT'S Today In Theatre History: DECEMBER 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Playbill

    ... the Boys , and create memorable TV and film roles in "The Dick Van Dyke Show," "Mary Poppins" and "Chitty Chitty Bang Bang". 1951 Henry Fonda is at the Point of No Return ! Paul Osborn adapted this John P. Marquand novel about an executive who ...


  5. 'I've loved ballet ever since I was a kid, I wanted to be a dancer...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | Daily Mail

    ... about our diminishing butterfly population he created a butterfly garden at his home Chartwell. Chitty Chitty Bang Bang. I must have been about 36 when I first saw it but I was still mesmerised. What a car! Ballet. I read Noel Streatfeild's Ballet ...


  6. The Late Late Toy Show: What's in store?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 |

    ... left feet!" "I will attempt to sing three songs in one, a medley feel to it - and, of course, the Chitty Chitty Bang Bang song," he revealed. "My head is melted from having it stuck in my head for the past six weeks." RTE producers have decided not ...


  7. Tubridy hopes to make a Toy Show bangRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 27 |

    The theme of this year's show is Chitty Chitty Bang Bang...The show will see a record number of children from all over the country appearing, with over 269 performers and toy testers taking part in the show. .. Picture Colin Keegan, Collins Dublin.


  8. The James Bond Car That Got Its Own MovieRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | Jalopnik

    What do James Bond and Chitty Chitty Bang Bang have in common? Ian Fleming wrote both of them. Did you know that? I didn't know that.


  9. State Theatre presents Family-Friendly Film Series, free for kids 12 & underRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 |

    This winter, the Michigan Theater presents its Toyota Family-Friendly Film Series, which features films that are free for children 12 and under. The movies will show on Sundays at 1:30 p.m., and include Chitty Chitty Bang Bang , My Neighbor Totoro , and Elf .


  10. European royalty meets Hollywood royalty at Princess Grace AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    ... jokes and tumbles from his 50-year career through "The Dick Van Dyke Show," "Mary Poppins," "Chitty Chitty Bang Bang," and "Diagnosis Murder," Van Dyke bounded up onto the stage, as energetic as ever. The Hollywood legend, age 88, whose latest film ...


  11. Review: Shadows Of War, Birmingham Royal Ballet, Birmingham HippodromeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | IcWalsall

    Created in the 1940s by Robert Helpmann (best known as the child catcher in Chitty Chitty Bang Bang), it is no wonder that Miracle in the Gorbals is so edgy. A world away from the traditional fairy tales, this work is set in the poverty-stricken ...


  12. Video: Dick Van Dyke Performs New Original Song for Disney Channel's Mickey Mouse ClubRead the original story

    Oct 7, 2014 |

    ... the seminal '60s situation comedy "The Dick Van Dyke Show" and the film classic "MARY POPPINS" and "Chitty Chitty Bang Bang." About his role in the episode, Van Dyke said, "Anytime it's Disney, I always show up. This is the first time I've ever ...


  13. Emett machines march back to Leeds Merrion CentreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2014 | Yorkshire Evening Post

    ... impossible but they always had one foot in the land of make-believe. Several appeared in the film Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, enabling Dick Van Dyke's inventor to embrace his role with unrivalled gusto. Today, the machines look somewhat antiquated but ...


  14. DVD@home for Sept. 30: Transformers, Chef, Third PersonRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2014 |

    ... access point into this clunking carapace of space age steel. Playing a latter-day Dick Van Dyke from Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, Wahlberg takes on the role of wacky inventor Cade Yaeger - a dad struggling to make a living when he finds a rusty Optimus ...


  15. Mary Poppins singalong at the PromsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Newsday

    ... Aristocats, Winnie the Pooh, Bedknobs and Broomsticks. Away from Disney, they wrote the songs for Chitty Chitty Bang Bang. Sherman said the songs he and his brother wrote for Mary Poppins were inspired by Edwardian British music hall music Robert ...


  16. 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory' and 'Chitty Chitty Bang Bang' celebrate 50th anniversariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    What do the story of a young boy who tours a candy factory and a tale about a family who travel by flying car have in common? Both "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" by Roald Dahl and "Chitty Chitty Bang Bang" by Ian Fleming are celebrating their 50th anniversaries this year. "Charlie" tells the story of Charlie Bucket, a young boy who finds a Golden Ticket in a Willy Wonka chocolate bar that qualifies him to join a small group that will tour the mysterious Wonka factory .


  17. 'Mary Poppins' at 50: Recalling a jazzy session with Duke EllingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 |

    ... achievement of Richard M. and Robert B. Sherman, the bickering brothers whose genius also gave us "Chitty Chitty Bang Bang," "The Jungle Book," "The Aristocats" and, yes, "It's A Small World." The pair garnered two Oscars, nine Academy Award ...


  18. Why do they call an umbrella a 'bumbershoot'? And what's with 'Missour-ahh'?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | Belleville News Democrat

    ... with the word sometimes assume it is of British origin after hearing Dick Van Dyke use the word in "Chitty Chitty Bang Bang." But Quinion reminds them that "Me Ol' Bamboo" was written by the decidedly American brothers Richard and Robert Sherman. ...


  19. Temple Theatre Sunday Classic Movie Fall Line UpRead the original story

    Aug 14, 2014 | PRLog US Entertainment

    ... Elizabeth Taylor, Joan Fontaine 106 minutes a black and white a adventure/drama/ history a G rating Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (1968) - October 12, 2014 A hapless inventor finally finds success with a flying car, which a dictator from a foreign ...


  20. Hugh Reilly: I spy an espionage opportunityRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2014 |

    ... a gullible public continues to lap up Hollywood's distortion of reality. For example, in the film Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, the road trips of Dick Van Dyke and Sally Ann Howes are magical experiences. The leading actors sing and swoon in each other's ...