Saving Mr Banks
Australian Cinema Release Date: 9 January 2014
Director: John Lee Hancock
Featuring: Emma Thompson, Tom Hanks and Colin Farrell
Written by: Kelly Marcel and Sue Smith
Produced by: Alison Owen, Ian Collie, Philip Steuer
Executive Produced by: Andrew Mason, Troy Lum, Paul Trijbits, Christine Langan
The story of how Walt Disney courted P.L. Travers into letting him option the rights to Mary Poppins. Travers reflects on her difficult childhood while Disney attempts to persuade her to hand over the reins on her beloved Mary.