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Mary Poppins

Mary Poppins (Julie Andrews) is pretty, punctual and "practically perfect in every way." When she takes the position of nanny at the Banks household, the often-neglected children (Karen Dotrice and Matthew Garber) are at first a little unsure of her unusual ways. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: A-
Violence: B
Sexual Content: A-
Language: A-
Drugs/Alcohol: B+
Run Time: 140
Theater Release: 11 Sep 1964
Video Release: 10 Dec 2013
MPAA Rating: G
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Mary Poppins is rated G:

Director: Robert Stevenson
Cast: Julie Andrews, Dick Van Dyck, David Tomlinson, Glynis Johns, Karen Dotrice, Matthew Garber
Website: Official site for Mary Poppins.

Detailed Review

George Banks (David Tomlinson) is a diligent employee. But as breadwinner and lord of his British household, he has very little time for parenting. Marching with the women suffragettes, his… 
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