Plot: In Depression-era London, a now-grown Jane and Michael Banks, along with Michael’s three children, are visited by the enigmatic Mary Poppins following a personal loss. Through her unique magical skills, and with the aid of her friend Jack, she helps the family rediscover the joy and wonder missing in their lives. Written by Disney.
starred by Stars: Emily Blunt, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Ben Whishaw
Mary Poppins Returns (2018) Top Quotes
Mary Poppins: [from trailer; singing] Nothing’s gone forever, only out of place.
Mary Poppins: [from trailer; whispering excitedly before sinking herself into a bubble bath] Off we go!
Jack: [from trailer] It’s a good thing you’ve come along when you did, Mary Poppins.
Georgie Banks: [seeing Mary Poppins catch her carpetbag and umbrella] How’d you do that?
Mary Poppins: Do what?
Georgie Banks: [from sneak peek] How’d she do that?
Jack: One thing you should know about Mary Poppins: she never explains anything.
Michael Banks: [after Georgie opens the door to reveal Mary Poppins’s entrance; he stares partially open-mouthed] Mary…
Jane Banks: Poppins!
Mary Poppins: Close your mouth, please, Michael, we are *still* not a codfish.
[he does so, then Jane giggles briefly]
Mary Poppins: Jane Banks, still rather inclined to giggle, I see.
[she sets her carpet bag down on a small couch]
Michael Banks: Good heavens, it really is you! You seem hardly to have aged at all!
Mary Poppins: *Really*? How incredibly rude! One *never* discusses a woman’s age, Michael. Would have hoped I taught you better.
Michael Banks: I’m sorry, I didn’t mean…
Jane Banks: [interuppts] You came back! I thought we’d never see you again.
Michael Banks: It is wonderful to see you!
Mary Poppins: [primping herself in the mirror] Yes it ’tis, isn’t it?
Jane Banks: [to the children] When your father and I were young, we used to imagine Mary Poppins could do all *sorts* of impossible things! Those things didn’t really…
Michael Banks: Happen?
Jane Banks: No, of course not.
Michael Banks: Ridiculous.
[They say this oblivious to the fact that Mary Poppins is sliding up the banister again behind them]
Michael Banks: [from trailer; as he gazes at the snow globe of St. Paul’s Cathedral, then bringing out his and Jane’s kite] I honestly can’t remember why we kept most of this stuff to begin with.
Jane Banks: [snatching the kite away] Don’t you remember that kite? We used to love flying that with Mother and Father.
Michael Banks: Those days are long behind me.
Jane Banks: [from trailer] What brings you here after all this time?
Mary Poppins: Same thing that brought me the first time: I have come to look after the Banks children.
Anabel Banks: *Us*?
Mary Poppins: Oh yes, you, too.
Anabel Banks: [from trailer] Everything is possible!
Mary Poppins: Even the impossible.
Mary Poppins: [from sneak peek; to a dolphin, who’s just popped up from the bathtub chirping eagerly] No, not yet.
Jack: [as he and Georgie see Mary Poppins descending on his kite, then they reel it in] As I live and breathe…
Michael Banks: [from trailer; tearfully to Georgie, Anabel, and John] We’re about to lose our home! Everything’s fallen to pieces since your mother…
Georgie Banks: [from trailer] I miss Mother.
Michael Banks: [from trailer] So you’ve been off filling the children’s heads with stuff and nonsense?
Anabel Banks: [from sneak peek] But we don’t need a nanny.
John Banks: We have grown up a good deal in the past year.
Mary Poppins: Well, we’ll have to see what can be done about that.
Mary Poppins: [after she lands in the park the kite] You need to be more careful when the wind rises, George; you nearly lost your kite.
[to Anabel and John]
Mary Poppins: And you two nearly lost your Georgie. He might have got away completely had I not been holding on to the other end of that string.
Georgie Banks: Father, Aunt Jane, come quick! Quickly!
Michael Banks: [as he and Jane enter form upstairs] What is it, Georgie?
Jane Banks: Did something happen?
Georgie Banks: I was flying the kite, and it got caught on a nanny!
Jane Banks: Whatever are you talking about?
Georgie Banks: [taking Michael by the hand and leading him and Jane downstairs] Come, come look!
Michael Banks: Wait, where did you get that kite?
Georgie Banks: I found it in the park.
[he opens the door to reveal Mary Poppins]
Georgie Banks: *She* kept it from blowing away.
Balloon Lady: [from the trailer; to Michael] You’ve forgotten what it’s like… to be a child.
Jack: May I assure you, you look lovely as always!
Mary Poppins: Do you really think so? Nice to see you, Jack.
Jack: Good to see you, too, Mary Poppins.
Jack: [from second sneak peek] Whenever I lose my way, I just look up.
Mary Poppins: [singing] Some people like to splash and play; can you imagine that? And take a seaside holiday; can you imagine that?
Jane Banks: [from sneak peek] Are you sure this is quite safe?
Mary Poppins: Not in the slightest. Ready!
Mary Poppins: [from sneak peek; singing] Perhaps we’ve learned when day is done, some stuff and nonsense could be fun!
Mary Poppins, Georgie Banks, Anabel Banks, John Banks: [all singing] Can you imagine that?
Jack: [from the second sneak peek] Trip the lights and lead the way!
John Banks: How much do you weigh, Mary Poppins?