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Movie Review: Saving Mr. Banks

Posted by Randy Shulman
December 31, 2013 2:11 PM |
Saving Mr. Banks is the tale of how the legendary Walt Disney, after an arduous 20-year “wooing” process, finally wrested the rights to Mary Poppins from the overprotective clutches of its author, P.L. Travers. If that doesn’t sound utterly fascinating to you, you might want to give John Lee Hancock's movie a pass and instead revisit the 1964 classic, ... [Read]

In Larry Crowne, an aimless, unemployed man, played by Tom Hanks, goes back to college and gains more than just book smarts. He also gains a Mercedes -- that is, a woman named for the high-end carmaker, an instructor looking a new passion. Somehow, she finds it in Hanks -- but then Mercedes is played by Julia Roberts, who can ... [Read]