One of the best musicals ever. Old-fashioned but fun and smart.
over 1 year
Likeable and escapist, its only problem is overlength. And Dick Van Dyke's accent.
over 4 years
Wonderful film to watch with the family.
almost 6 years
almost 6 years
A classic from the golden age of Hollywood musicals. Gorgeous, happy family entertainer.
Fairly good movie. Fun songs, and teaches about a real family.
Classic film despite Van Dyke's accent.
over 6 years
almost 7 years
Mary Poppins is a classic. If you don't like it, I'm afraid that we can't be friends.
it's a wonderful movie, but I don't understand why it's as iconic as it is.
Ruth Angela Boraggina
Sweet, charming & all around family fun! Catchy songs you'll be singing all day!
AMAZING movie, one of the best live action Disney films ever. A must see classic.
Mary Poppins is a 1964 musical film starring Julie Andrews and Dick Van Dyke, produced by Walt Disney, and based on the Mary Poppins books series by P. L. Travers with illustrations by Mary Shepard. The film was directed by Robert Stevenson and written by Bill Walsh and Don DaGradi, with songs by the Sherman Brothers. It was shot at Walt Disney Studios in Burbank, California.
Julie Andrews won the Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance as Mary Poppins and the film also won Oscars for Best Film Editing, Original Music Score, Best Song for "Chim Chim Cher-ee" and Best Visual Effects, and received a total of 13 nominations.
The film opens with Mary Poppins (Julie Andrews) perched in a cloud high above London in Spring 1910. The action descends to Earth where Bert (Dick Van Dyke), a Cockney jack-of-all-trades is performing as a one-man band at a park entrance, where he suddenly senses that his good friend is about to return. After the show, he breaks the fourth wall and...