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A Comeback With Charm: The Imperfect ‘Mary Poppins Returns’ Is Worthwhile Due to the Talents of Emily Blunt and the Great Dick Van Dyke

Casting Emily Blunt as the iconic title character in Mary Poppins Returns, a sequel 54 years in the making, proves to be a stroke of genius. Casting Lin-Manuel Miranda in the role of Jack, a character modeled after Dick Van Dyke’s Bert in the original classic … well, not so much. Blunt plays the role […]