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Mary Poppins (Emily Blunt) is back in service at the Banks' home in Mary Poppins Returns, a sequel to the 1964 classic. Courtesy of Disney hide caption

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Emily Blunt's 'Mary Poppins' Is As Magical And Mysterious As Ever

When she landed the role in Mary Poppins Returns, Blunt didn't rewatch the 1964 original. "I didn't want to sort of get compromised by the details of what Julie Andrews did so beautifully," she says.

Mary Poppins (Emily Blunt) is back in service at the Banks' home in Mary Poppins Returns, a sequel to the 1964 classic. Courtesy of Disney hide caption

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Emily Blunt's 'Mary Poppins' Is As Magical And Mysterious As Ever

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Overture various
Kite Takes Off various
Magic Papers various
Off to Topsy's various
Into the Royal Doulton Bowl various
Banks in the Bank various
Mary Poppins Arrives various
The Royal Doulton Music Hall various

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