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Mary Poppins is one of the most popular Disney films combined with live action and animation. All of the songs in this film were written and composed by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman. The video was released on December 13, 1985, and was re-printed several times -- in 1986, 1988, and 1990. The video remained available like this until 1994. The closed captions were actually first seen on the back cover of the 1986 VHS.

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Synopsis[edit | edit source]

1985-1988 VHS[edit | edit source]

Mary Poppins is unquestionagly Walt Disney's triumphant masterpiece. Julie Aadrews, in her Academy Award-winning performance, stars as the irrepressible nanny who soars out of the london skies and into the hearts of everone she ecounter. "Practically perfect in every way," Mary brings a carptbag of magical adventures into the lives of the Banks family on Cherry Tree Lane. An unparalleled blend of animation and live-action, dazzling dances, and an award-winning musical score makes Mary Poppins a joyous, timeless classic!

1994-1996 VHS[edit | edit source]

Winner of five Academy Awards, including Best Actress (Julie Andrews), Best Song ("Chim Chim Cher-ee") and Best Visual Effects, Mary Poppins has become one of Walt Disney's most fondly cherished film classics! High above the dawn clouds of London, "practically perfect" Mary Poppins flies out of the sky and into the lives of two playful children.  With the help of a carefree chimney sweep named Bert (Dick Van Dyke), the spirited nanny makes every chore a game and every day an adventure with rooftop dancing, a leap into an imaginative cartoon world, and a visit to a hilarious floating tea party, But it may take more than "A Spoonful of Sugar" to cheer up the children's prim and proper father! With its brilliant blend of live action, animation, breathtaking fantasy and memorable songs, there's only one word to describe Mary Poppins -- supercalifragilisticexpialidocious!

Supplements[edit | edit source]

1985-1988 VHS[edit | edit source]

Video Creation date
1 Red warning screens November 8, 1984
2 Walt Disney Home Video logo
  • November 5, 1981 (1985-1986 VHS)
  • October 4, 1986 (1988 VHS)
3 Mary Poppins - John Ingle Announcer October 21, 1967

1994 VHS[edit | edit source]

Video Creation date
1 Green warning screens June 19, 1992
2
  • Walt Disney Home Video logo
  • Walt Disney Masterpiece Collection logo
  • October 4, 1986 (Version 1)
  • October 28, 1994 (Version 2)
3 Trailer for The Brave Little Toaster October 28, 1994
4 Feature Presentation June 19, 1992
5 Full Screen Format Disclaimer January 22, 1994
6 Mary Poppins - John Ingle Announcer October 21, 1967

1994 VHS[edit | edit source]

Video Creation date
1 Green warning screens June 19, 1992
2 Walt Disney Masterpiece Collection logo October 28, 1994
3 Promo for the Walt Disney Masterpiece Collection October 28, 1994
4 Trailer for The Brave Little Toaster October 28, 1994
5 Promo for the Walt Disney Family Film Collection October 28, 1994
6 Feature Presentation June 19, 1992
7 Full Screen Format Disclaimer January 22, 1994
8 Mary Poppins - John Ingle Announcer October 21, 1967

1995 VHS[edit | edit source]

Video Creation date
1 Green warning screens June 19, 1992
2 Walt Disney Masterpiece Collection Classics logo October 28, 1994
3 Walt Disney Masterpiece Collection promo September 6, 1995
4 Trailer for The Brave Little Toaster October 28, 1994
5 Promo for the Walt Disney Family Film Collection October 28, 1994
6 Feature Presentation June 19, 1992
7 Full Screen Format Disclaimer January 22, 1994
8 Mary Poppins - John Ingle Announcer October 21, 1967

1996 VHS[edit | edit source]

Video Creation date
1 Green warning screens June 19, 1992
2 Walt Disney Masterpiece Collection logo October 28, 1994
3 Walt Disney Masterpiece Collection promo February 28, 1996
4 Walt Disney Family Film Collection promo April 24, 1996
5 Video preview for Aladdin and the King of Thieves January 9, 1996
6 Feature Presentation June 19, 1992
7 Full Screen Format Disclaimer January 22, 1994
8 Mary Poppins - John Ingle Announcer October 21, 1967

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1994 VHS[edit | edit source]

  1. All 9 Walt Disney Masterpiece Collection titles from 1994-1996
  2. All Walt Disney Family Film Collection titles

1995-1996 VHS[edit | edit source]

  1. A Goofy Movie (1995 VHS) (September 6, 1995)
  2. Cinderella (1995 VHS) (October 4, 1995)
  3. Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey (1996 VHS) (May 7, 1996)
  4. All Walt Disney Family Film Collection titles

1996 VHS[edit | edit source]

  1. Pocahontas (1996 VHS) (February 28, 1996)
  2. The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh (1996 VHS) (March 27, 1996)
  3. Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey (1996 VHS) (rare later copies) (May 7, 1996)
  4. All 9 Walt Disney Masterpiece Collection titles from 1994-1996
  5. All Walt Disney Family Film Collection titles
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