Mary Poppins - Movie Reviews - Rotten Tomatoes

Mary Poppins Reviews

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April 6, 2016
This is easily the best of Disney's experiments in combining animation and live action, and one of the studio's best-loved films.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
March 30, 2016
Van Dyke and Andrews have great chemistry together, but it's really her interaction with the children and the magic of the story and the visual effects that charm audiences.
Full Review | Original Score: A-
January 1, 2015
Van Dyke's energy is prodigious (especially when he leaps around with a gang of sooty chimney-sweeps on the London rooftops) and the songs are classics.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
December 9, 2013
One of the great movie musicals and of that rare breed of deathless family entertainment that's guaranteed to transfix children, well beyond this, its fiftieth anniversary. [Blu-ray]
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
December 9, 2013
Whether the movie's message is Travers-approved or not, the emphasis on joy and empathy proves heartening, even today.
Full Review | Original Score: 4.5/5
September 16, 2013
The entire set was constructed indoors and it shows: the "outdoor" scenes are bathed in a dull gray light
Full Review | Original Score: 71/100
January 1, 2011
World's coolest nanny celebrates family and fun.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
November 29, 2010
One of the best films ever produced by Disney, indeed one of the best American films of the 1960s... a fantasy of the most delicate touch and charming disposition.
Full Review | Original Score: 10/10
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April 24, 2009
The sets are luxuriant, the songs lilting, the scenario witty but impeccably sentimental, and the supporting cast only a pinfeather short of perfection.
January 27, 2009
With all the subtlety of Battleship Potemkin, a queue full of sour-faced old school nannies is shown blowing away into thin air to make way for the embodiment of modern female assertiveness.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
January 23, 2009
Arguably, it already seemed dated by the early 1970s, within a decade of its 1964 release. Yet still, somehow, the substantial charms of Mary Poppins live on.
Read More | Original Score: 84/100
March 3, 2008
The film was deservedly a mega-hit.
March 3, 2008
The grace of the effects makes it some kind of classic.
March 3, 2008
One of the greatest children's films ever.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
March 3, 2008
Julie Andrews' first appearance on the screen is a signal triumph and she performs as easily as she sings, displaying a fresh type of beauty nicely adaptable to the color cameras.
November 19, 2007
| Original Score: 5/5
November 17, 2007
One of Disney's greats.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
March 24, 2007
Read More | Original Score: 4/5
December 26, 2006
The first Disney movie ever to be nominated for the Best Picture Oscar, the musical received 13 nods. setting a record for musicals; My Fair Lady earned 12 nominations.
Full Review | Original Score: B+
June 24, 2006
Compared to even 'sophisticated' juvenile fodder, the sheer exuberance of Disney's adaptation of PL Travers' children's classic should tickle the most jaded fancy.
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