Occasionally you come across a movie that just makes you feel wonderful from start to finish. Mary Poppins Returns is one of those films.
Tag: Meryl Streep
Walt Disney Studios has released a series of five character posters for Mary Poppins Returns – Mary (Emily Blunt), Jack (Lin-Manuel Miranda), Topsy (Meryl Streep), Ellen (Julie Walters and WWW (Colin Firth) – check them out below. Mary Poppins Returns opens on December 19th.
‘I was flying a kite and it got caught in a nanny!’ So opens the new trailer for Mary Poppins Returns – and things get even more fantastic from there. It’s just the latest example of Disney magic – right down to the sprightly appearance by Dick Van Dyke! Mary Poppins Returns opens on December […]
This morning, Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks spoke on the relevance of their first film together, The Post, in today’s America.
Meryl Streep and Octavia Spencer are among the the final presenters announced for the 89th Academy Awards®. Both are nominated for acting Oscars® this year – Streep for the title role in Florence Foster Jenkins (Actress in a Leading Role); Spencer for the role of Dorothy Vaughn in Hidden Figures (Actress in a Supporting Role). […]
This morning Meryl Streep earned her record-setting 20th Academy Award nomination (breaking her previous record of 19) for her performance as Florence Foster Jenkins in the film of the same name. As always, Ms. Streep had a unique reaction to the news – which you can find following the break.
Florence Foster Jenkins is a film that is based on the last few months of the title character’s life. Jenkins was a fierce music lover – she supported the music scene in New York and eventually decided that she had to sing. It was not the smartest move she could have made – she is […]
Meryl Streep has long advocated the hiring of more women in all aspects of filmmaking and noted that so-called ‘women’s movies’ -when done well – makes a ton of money. She has also put her money where it counts, funding a script development retreat for The Writers Lab that will give a dozen women screenwriters […]
Ricki Rendazzo is forever stuck in a bar band/supermarket cashier world after abandoning her family to follow her rock & roll dream. The only place she’s at home is on stage – and the tragedy of the film is that she seems to be doomed to never rise above bar band notoriety.
Meryl Streep plays a rockin’ mom who was pretty much never there for her daughter – played by her daughter Mamie Gummer – and returns home when she learns of her daughter’s being dumped by her husband. Rick Springfield and Kevin Kline co-star. Check out the trailer for Ricki and the Flash after the jump. Ricki […]
A teaser for Suffragette – the story of the fight for women’s voting rights – has been created to help stress the importance of voting in the May 7th General Election in the UK. Suffragette will be in theaters on October 23rd. Check out the teaser following the jump.