54 years. That’s how long it has been since the original Mary Poppins graced the silver screen. And now, five decades later, Disney has crafted a sequel to their original masterpiece, with Emily Blunt and Lin-Manuel Miranda in the lead roles. The film has carried major buzz throughout its lead up to its December release date and tonight, Disney held the world premiere for the film. So, what is everyone saying about Mary Poppins Returns?
In short, universal praise from critics and fans alike! The first reactions have made their way onto twitter and praise has been directed towards the music, performances (Emily Blunt in particular), the visuals and narrative. Check out some of the first reactions below!
Mary Poppins Returns opens December 19, 2018.