Saving Mr. Banks is lovely in many ways, including its lead actors, Thompson and Hanks, who are irresistibly winning. Travers reflects on her childhood after reluctantly meeting with Walt Disney, who seeks to adapt her Mary Poppins books for the big screen. With Emma Thompson, Tom Hanks, Annie Rose Buckley, Colin Farrell. Part of Saving Mr Banks consists of flashbacks to Travers' Australian childhood (scenes filmed in California), but the adult Pamela admitted nothing of this past.
It was around that time that she adopted the stage name Pamela … The Saving Mr. Banks true story reveals that Pamela Lyndon Travers (P. L. Travers) was born Helen Lyndon Goff (known to her family as Lyndon) in Maryborough, Queensland, Australia on August 9, 1899. To start, the movie Mary Poppins is a fairy tale. Directed by John Lee Hancock. The movie details the real-life story of how Walt Disney courted author P.L.
But it's a tale of two stories, both of which are indulged, making for a tonally uneven film. Author P.L. At the age of seventeen, she was performing on stage in Australia and New Zealand with a Shakespearean touring company.
Disney’s Saving Mr. Banks landed at theaters in wide release on December 20 th and if you haven’t yet seen this remarkable film, definitely make your way to the theater soon. Travers to allow him to option the rights to her book, Mary Poppins, for a silver screen adaptation.