#SavingMrBanks Review #DisneyFrozenEvent

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Walt Disney’s daughters begged him to make a movie of their favorite book, P.L. Travers’ “Mary Poppins”. He promised them he would. What he didn't know was that it was going to take him 20 years to do so! For 20 years straight, he asked P.L. Travers for the rights to only be turned down. She had no intention of letting her beloved magical nanny get taken over ...continue reading

Mary Poppins 50th Anniversary Edition DVD Blu-ray Combo Pack #DisneyFrozenEvent #MaryPoppins

Releasing from the Disney Vault in celebration of its 50th Anniversary, creative visionary Walt Disney’s classic shines for the first time on Blu-ray. Starring Dick Van Dyke and Julie Andrews in her Academy-Award winning role, and featuring iconic toe-tapping songs including “A Spoonful of Sugar” and “Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious,” Mary Poppins is a ...continue reading

Cool Things to Know About Walt Disney Studios #DisneyFrozenEvent #SavingMrBanks #MaryPoppins

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One of the really cool things we got to do while I was in LA for the Frozen premiere was take a tour of Walt Disney Studios. Meet Jeffrey Epstein, our tour guide! Now, if you have seen Saving Mr. Banks, you may recognize this spot. This is where P.L. Travers meets the Mary Poppins team that Walt has in place. This Walt Disney Studios’ lot is ...continue reading

Chim chiminey . . . My Interview with Pete Menefee, Chimney Sweep, from Mary Poppins

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Disclosure: This event and trip to LA was an all expense paid journey sponsored by Disney. All thoughts, ideas, and ramblings are 100% my own! My interview with Pete Menefee started with him telling us about his life in the movies: I turned 21 the same year we shot Mary Poppins so I'm not gonna lie to anybody. I'm 71 now. I started working as a ...continue reading