Moxie Flix: Mary Poppins

Moxie Flix: Mary Poppins

March, 14 2020 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

305 S Campbell Ave Springfield, Missouri 65806
http://www.moxiecinema.com/
(417) 429-0800 info@moxiecinema.com

Free


” The sheer exuberance of Disney’s adaptation of PL Travers’ children’s classic should tickle the most jaded fancy.”
– Time Out

These FREE screenings are part of MOXIE FLIX, a monthly series focusing on essential films for kids to see before they turn 13.

SHOWTIMES
Saturday, March 14, 2020 – 10:00 AM

Film Synopsis:
“Practically Perfect In Every Way” Mary Poppins flies out of the windy London skies and into the home of two mischievous children. With the help of a carefree chimney sweep named Bert (Dick Van Dyke), the spirited nanny turns every chore into a game and every day into a “Jolly Holiday.”

Film Information:
Starring: Julie Andrews, Dick Van Dyke, David Tomlinson
Director: Robert Stevenson
Genre(s): Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Rating: G
Running Time: 139 min.

Reviews:
“The grace of the effects makes it some kind of classic.”
– DAVE KEHR, CHICAGO READER

“I find it irresistible. Plenty of other adults will feel the same way. And, needless to say, so will the kids.”
– BOSLEY CROWTHER, NEW YORK TIMES

“Compared to even ‘sophisticated’ juvenile fodder, the sheer exuberance of Disney’s adaptation of PL Travers’ children’s classic should tickle the most jaded fancy.”
– FRANCES DICKINSON, TIME OUT

“Mary Poppins is a picture that is, more than most, a triumph of many individual contributions. And its special triumph is that it seems to be the work of a single, cohesive intelligence.”
– JAMES POWERS, HOLLYWOOD REPORTER