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MARY POPPINS RETURNS

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With the bank about to foreclose on the Cherry Tree Lane family home, recently widowed Michael Banks (Ben Whishaw) has much on his mind. Having to raise three children by himself, with a little help from his sister Jane (Emily Mortimer), the pressure is building up. Arriving just in time to lend a hand is the childhood nanny of Michael and Jane: the magical Mary Poppins (Emily Blunt). Taking youngsters Anabel (Pixie Davies), John (Nathanael Saleh) and Georgie (Joel Dawson) on extraordinary adventures is only the beginning of putting the Banks household back in order. Tagging along is lamplighter Jack (Lin-Manuel Miranda), who assists in the nanny's objective. This delicious spoonful of sugar is a practically perfect sequel to Walt Disney's 1964 masterpiece. New songs, endearing characters and fabulous hand-drawn animation make

MAMMA MIA! HERE WE GO AGAIN

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On the Greek island of Kalokairi, Sophie (Amanda Seyfried) is preparing for the grand reopening of her mother Donna's (Meryl Streep) villa/hotel with a little help from Sam (Pierce Brosnan), one of her possible fathers. On Sophie's guest wishlist are her other dads Harry (Colin Firth) and Bill (Stellan SkarsgÄrd), along with Donna's best friends Tanya (Christine Baranski) and Rosie (Julie Walters). She also wants to save her troubled marriage to Sky (Dominic Cooper) while learning about her mother's past. The youthful Donna's (Lily James) romances with Sam (Jeremy Irvine), Harry (Hugh Skinner) and Bill (Josh Dylan) are revealed. Also unveiled is her life with