Monday, November 26, 2018

Mary Poppins- Now Playing in Theatres



ADVANCE TICKETS FOR DISNEY’S “MARY POPPINS RETURNS” ON SALE TODAY

DIGITAL PRE-ORDER FOR THE ORIGINAL MOTION PICTURE SOUNDTRACK AVAILABLE TODAY
ORIGINAL SCORE BY COMPOSER MARC SHAIMAN WITH NINE NEW SONGS BY SHAIMAN AND CO-LYRICIST SCOTT WITTMAN TO BE RELEASED DECEMBER 7

FULL TRACK LIST WHICH INCLUDES PERFORMANCES BY LIN-MANUEL MIRANDA,
EMILY BLUNT, MERYL STREEP, DICK VAN DYKE AND ANGELA LANSBURY NOW AVAILABLE
Advance tickets for Disney’s “Mary Poppins Returns” are now available for purchase. Fans looking to be among the first to experience the film can attend opening night fan events on December 18 held exclusively at Dolby Cinema at AMC Theatres across the country*. On December 7, the digital album and physical CD of film’s Original Motion Picture Soundtrack are set for release. The soundtrack digital pre-order includes two instant grat tracks, “Trip a Little Light Fantastic” and “The Place Where Lost Things Go,” which are available at all digital retail providers. Be sure to check out—and share with your readers—the full track list and two new spots below, and don’t forget to see “Mary Poppins Returns” when it hits theaters nationwide December 19!

The track list for “Mary Poppins Returns,” which Walt Disney Records will release on December 7 features nine all-new original songs by Tony Award® and GRAMMY® winning composer and song/co-lyricist Marc Shaiman (“Hairspray,” “South Park”) and Tony winner and three-time Emmy® nominee co-lyricist Scott Wittman (“Hairspray,” “Smash”) includes:

1. “(Underneath the) Lovely London Sky” - Performed by Lin-Manuel Miranda
2. “Overture” - Performed by Marc Shaiman
3. “A Conversation” - Performed by Ben Whishaw
4. “Can You Imagine That?” - Performed by Emily Blunt with Pixie Davies, Joel Dawson and Nathanael Saleh
5. “The Royal Doulton Music Hall” - Performed by Emily Blunt, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Pixie Davies, Joel Dawson and Nathanael Saleh
6. “Introducing Mary Poppins” - Performed by Lin-Manuel Miranda and Emily Blunt
7. “A Cover Is Not the Book” - Performed by Emily Blunt and Lin-Manuel Miranda and Company
8. “The Place Where Lost Things Go” - Performed by Emily Blunt
9. “Turning Turtle” - Performed by Meryl Streep with Emily Blunt, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Pixie Davies, Joel Dawson and Nathanael Saleh
10. “Trip a Little Light Fantastic” - Performed by Lin-Manuel Miranda with Emily Blunt, Tarik Frimpong, Pixie Davies, Joel Dawson, Nathanael Saleh and Leeries
11. “The Place Where Lost Things Go (Reprise)” - Performed by Joel Dawson, Nathanael Saleh and Pixie Davies
12. “Trip a Little Light Fantastic (Reprise)” - Performed by Dick Van Dyke with Emily Blunt, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Ben Whishaw, Pixie Davies, Joel Dawson and Nathanael Saleh
13. “Nowhere to Go But Up” - Performed by Angela Lansbury, Ben Whishaw, Pixie Davies, Joel Dawson, Nathanael Saleh, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Emily Mortimer, Julie Walters and Company
14. “(Underneath the) Lovely London Sky (Reprise)” - Performed by Lin-Manuel Miranda
15. “Theme from Mary Poppins Returns” - Performed by Marc Shaiman
16. “Kite Takes Off” - Performed by Marc Shaiman
17. “Mary Poppins Arrives” - Performed by Marc Shaiman
18. “Magic Papers” - Performed by Marc Shaiman
19. “Banks in the Bank” - Performed by Marc Shaiman
20. “Into the Royal Doulton Bowl” - Performed by Marc Shaiman
21. “Rescuing Georgie” - Performed by Marc Shaiman
22. “Off to Topsy’s” - Performed by Marc Shaiman
23. “Chase Through the Bank” - Performed by Marc Shaiman
24. “Lost in a Fog” - Performed by Marc Shaiman
25. “Goodbye Old Friend” - Performed by Marc Shaiman
26. “Race to Big Ben” - Performed by Marc Shaiman
27. “End Title Suite” - Performed by Marc Shaiman

Pre-Order Links

In Disney’s “Mary Poppins Returns,” an all new original musical and sequel, Mary Poppins is back to help the next generation of the Banks family find the joy and wonder missing in their lives following a personal loss. Emily Blunt stars as the practically-perfect nanny with unique magical skills who can turn any ordinary task into an unforgettable, fantastic adventure and Lin-Manuel Miranda plays her friend Jack, an optimistic street lamplighter who helps bring light—and life—to the streets of London.

“Mary Poppins Returns” is directed by Rob Marshall. The screenplay is by David Magee and the screen story is by Magee & Rob Marshall & John DeLuca based upon the Mary Poppins Stories by PL Travers. The producers are John DeLuca, p.g.a., Rob Marshall, p.g.a. and Marc Platt, p.g.a. with Callum McDougall serving as executive producer. The music score is by Marc Shaimanand the film features all new original songs with music by Shaiman and lyrics by Scott Wittman and Shaiman. The film also stars Ben Whishaw as Michael Banks; Emily Mortimer as Jane Banks; Julie Walters as the Banks’ housekeeper Ellen; Pixie Davies, Nathanael Saleh and introducing Joel Dawson as the Banks’ children, with Colin Firth as Fidelity Fiduciary Bank’s William Weatherall Wilkins; and Meryl Streep as Mary’s eccentric cousin, Topsy. Angela Lansbury appears as the Balloon Lady, a treasured character from the PL Travers books and Dick Van Dyke is Mr. Dawes, Jr., the retired chairman of the bank now run by Firth’s character.

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*In addition to watching the film one day early, fans attending the Dolby Cinema at AMC Fan Events will receive a collectible pin representing a donation made on their behalf to the Variety Children’s Charity and a code to download the “Mary Poppins Returns” soundtrack.


Monday, November 19, 2018

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Thursday, November 15, 2018

Everybody Knows - Javier Bardem, Penelope Cruz, Ricardo Darin

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Watch the official trailer here
Focus Features will release in select theaters on February 8, 2019
Story: The film follows Laura (Cruz) on her travels from Argentina to her small home town in Spain for her sister’s wedding, bringing her two children along for the occasion.   Amid the joyful reunion and festivities, the eldest daughter is abducted. In the tense days that follow, various family and community tensions surface and deeply hidden secrets are revealed.
Writer/Director: Asghar Farhadi (“The Salesman,” “A Separation”)
Producers: Alexandre Mallet-Guy, Álvaro Longoria
Cast:  Penélope Cruz, Javier Bardem, Ricardo Darín



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Monday, November 12, 2018

Toy Story 4- June 2019





But Forky insists that he is NOT a toy! An actual spork-turned-craft-project, Forky is pretty sure that he doesn’t belong in Bonnie’s room. Unfortunately, every time he tries to get away, someone yanks him back into an adventure he’d rather skip. “The world of Toy Story is built upon the idea that everything in the world has a purpose,” said Cooley. “A toy’s purpose is to be there for its child. But what about toys that are made out of other objects? Forky is a toy that Bonnie made out of a ABOUT “TOY STORY 4”:
Woody has always been confident about his place in the world and that his priority is taking care of his kid, whether that’s Andy or Bonnie. But when Bonnie adds a reluctant new toy called “Forky” to her room, a road trip adventure alongside old and new friends will show Woody how big the world can be for a toy. Directed by Josh Cooley (“Riley’s First Date?”) and produced by Jonas Rivera (“Inside Out,” “Up”) and Mark Nielsen (associate producer “Inside Out”), DisneyPixar’s “Toy Story 4” ventures to U.S. theaters on June 21, 2019.


U.S. Release Date:  June 21, 2019
Voice Cast:  Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Joan Cusack, Don Rickles, Estelle Harris, Wallace Shawn, John Ratzenberger, Jeff Pidgeon, Blake Clark, Tony Hale
Director:  Josh Cooley
Producers:  Jonas Rivera, Mark Nielsen

NOTES:
·         “Toy Story,” originally released on Nov. 22, 1995, was the first fully computer animated feature film and the highest grossing movie of the year. It was nominated for three Oscars® and two Golden Globes®. 
·         “Toy Story 2” is the first film ever to be entirely created, mastered and exhibited digitally. It was also the first animated sequel to gross more than its original, breaking opening weekend box office records in the U.S., UK and Japan, becoming the highest grossing animated release of 1999. It won the Golden Globe for best motion picture – comedy or musical. It won a Grammy® for best song written for a motion picture, television or other visual media (Randy Newman, “When She Loved Me”).
·         Released in 2010, “Toy Story 3” won Oscars® for best animated feature film and best achievement in music written for motion pictures, original song (Randy Newman/“We Belong Together”). The film also won a Golden Globe® and BAFTA for best animated film. It was the second Pixar film to be nominated for the best picture Oscar. It’s also Pixar’s second highest-grossing film of all time behind “Incredibles 2.” 
·         The 2015 short “Riley’s First Date?” was helmed by director Josh Cooley and produced by Mark Nielsen.           disposable spork, so he’s facing a crisis. He wants to fulfill his purpose as a spork, but now has a new toy purpose thrust upon him.”