• Mary Poppins Returns (2018)

Mary Poppins Returns

Release Date: December 19th, 2018

DVD Release Date: March 19th, 2019

PG |2 hr 10 min

Plot Summary

Now an adult with three children, bank teller Michael Banks learns that his house will be repossessed in five days unless he can pay back a loan. His only hope is to find a missing certificate that shows proof of valuable shares that his father left him years earlier. Just as all seems lost, Michael and his sister receive the surprise of a lifetime when Mary Poppins -- the beloved nanny from their childhood -- arrives to save the day and take the Banks family on a magical, fun-filled adventure.

Cast: Emily Blunt, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Ben Whishaw, Emily Mortimer, Pixie Davies, Nathanael Saleh, Joel Dawson, Colin Firth

Director: Rob Marshall

Genres: Children , Adventure , Musical , Fantasy

Production Co: Walt Disney Pictures, Lucamar

Distributors: Walt Disney

Keywords: Growing up, Relationships, Family, Emotional, Cheeky, Sister, Quest, Love, Heartwarming, Father, England, House, Playful

Ratings & Reviews

  • 90
    David RooneyThe Hollywood Reporter

    Sticking close to the enduring classic's template while injecting plenty of freshness to give the follow-up its own distinct repro vitality, this lovingly crafted production delivers both nostalgia and novelty. show more

  • 90
    Fionnuala HalliganScreen International

    This is a big-hearted song and dance spectacle for the entire family in which everyone laughs at the same jokes. show more

  • 40
    Joe MorgensternWall Street Journal

    I found this sequel deeply slumping, not to mention unnecessary, unmagical and often unfunny. The misuse of talent is what slumped me the most. show more

See all critic reviews on metacritic.com

Awards

Nominated Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy
Nominated Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy
Nominated Best Original Score - Motion Picture
Nominated Costume Design
Nominated Original Music
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2019)
Nominated Production Design
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2019)
Nominated Best Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Nominated Production Design
Nominated Costume Design
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2019)
Nominated Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2019)
Nominated Music (Original Song)
Nominated Music (Original Score)