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‘Anchorman 2′ Barely Beats Out ‘The Hobbit’ ‘Anchorman 2′ Barely Beats Out ‘The Hobbit’

Anchorman 2 barely beat out The Hobbit sequel in box office sales on Friday. Opening this past Wednesday, predictions had the Ron Burgundy sequel grossing upward of $40 million by the end of the weekend. Given Friday’s numbers, it’s not …

Mary Poppins Author Was No “Spoonful of Sugar” Mary Poppins Author Was No “Spoonful of Sugar”

“That revisionist history — that’s part of the myth of Walt Disney.” Before P.L. Travers became known as the creator of one of the most cherished characters of all time, she was a film reviewer who called Walt Disney out …

‘Mary Poppins’ Author Conflicted with Walt Disney ‘Mary Poppins’ Author Conflicted with Walt Disney

Helen Lyndon Goff, who is more popularly known as P.L. Travers the author of Mary Poppins and the focus of Saving Mr. Banks, is responsible for bringing the world the beloved, upbeat hit. However, Travers did not like the 1964 …

‘Saving Mr. Banks’ Tom Hanks, Emma Thompson Shine ‘Saving Mr. Banks’ Tom Hanks, Emma Thompson Shine
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Saving Mr. Banks showcases both Tom Hanks and Emma Thompson as they help tell the story of Walt Disney and his beloved and final film, Mary Poppins. Walt Disney’s daughters loved the original Mary Poppins book, so their father promised …