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REVIEW: Hamilton (2020)

Full disclosure as we enter into this review; I am an unapologetic Hamilton super-fan. Since it opened on Broadway in August 2015, Lin-Manuel Miranda’s musical has become a genuine phenomenon. My obsession with it started in around 2016 when I listened to the soundtrack for…

TV Reviews

REVIEW: His Dark Materials – Season 1: Episode 1

Lyra’s Jordan 2019 has brought us Avengers: Endgame and will be bringing us Star Wars Episode IX: The Rise of Skywalker, but there is one ‘event’ that I’ve been looking forward to more than anything else this year. Philip Pullman’s His Dark Materials Trilogy (and now…

Events, Films, TV

The 2019 Golden Globe Awards WINNERS

The Golden Globes gave us a lot to talk about! From tracking tallies on our favorite actors in anticipation for the Oscars to… a flu shot segment? The NBC televised event had its ups and downs, but most of all, it fed our ever growing…

Family, Film Reviews, Films

REVIEW: Mary Poppins Returns (2018)

Mary Poppins is a curious thing. Depending on how you explain her, one would be forgiven for being slightly disturbed – a nanny who arrives out of nowhere flying out of the clouds on an umbrella, with seemingly magical powers and the ability to transport…

News + Trailers

A Magical New Trailer For ‘Mary Poppins Returns’ Has Arrived

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-3jsfXDZLIY&w=560&h=315] “In Disney’s “Mary Poppins Returns,” an all new original musical and sequel, Mary Poppins is back to help the next generation of the Banks family find the joy and wonder missing in their lives following a personal loss. Emily Blunt stars as the…

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A New Story Begins In The First Teaser Trailer For ‘Mary Poppins Returns’

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PzcaR1N0pTI&w=560&h=315] “Mary Poppins Returns” stars: Emily Blunt as the practically-perfect nanny with unique magical skills who can turn any task into an unforgettable, fantastic adventure; Lin-Manuel Miranda as her friend Jack, an optimistic street lamplighter who helps bring light—and life—to the streets of London;…

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Production Underway On Mary Poppins Returns

Lin-Manuel Miranda has confirmed that production began yesterday (9th February) on ‘Mary Poppins Returns’, a sequel to the 1964 childhood favourite ‘Mary Poppins’. Everybody remain calm. But this is true. https://t.co/506jMm1x5d — Lin-Manuel Miranda (@Lin_Manuel) February 10, 2017 The synopsis for the sequel is: ‘Mary Poppins…