New at HuffPost: Disney’s Dynamic Duo
The most poignant moments in the new film, Saving Mr. Banks, show Walt Disney trying again and again to win the literary confidence of the author of Mary Poppins, P.L. Travers. Facing her reluctance to share the story and character, he promises her, “The last thing I would do is tarnish a story I love.” He goes on later to assure her of his commitment to the art of storytelling: “That’s what story tellers do. We restore order to imagination. We bring hope.”
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