Julie Andrews in “The Julie Andrews Show”

Get To Know MeFavorite Scenes [4/9]: Mary Poppins (1964)

Bert: Well, that’s a bit awkward. I must say!
Mary Poppins Bert, I’ll thank you to stop putting ideas in their heads!…There goes the other one.
Bert: Shall I go after ‘em?
Mary Poppins: Well, we can’t have them gallivanting up there like kangaroos, can we?

""Or yet in wise old Ravenclaw,
If you’ve a ready mind,
Where those of wit and learning,
Will always find their kind.”

The Sorting Hat


Mary ‘Sassy’ Poppins, 1964

"I am not finished yet, Captain!"

Get To Know Me Meme  → Crucial Movies [1/10]: The Sound of Music (1965)

" Silver white winters that melt into springs, these are a few of my favorite things"

Trivia: When Maria is running through the courtyard to the Von Trapp house in "I Have Confidence”, she trips. This was an accident; however, director Robert Wise liked this so much that he kept it in the movie. He felt it added to the nervousness of the song and of the character.

"Use your knowledge, and your heart, to stand up for those who can’t stand, speak for those who can’t speak, be a beacon of light for those whose lives have become dark."

Julie Andrews


Julie Andrews in Star! (1968)

Reason 3284739567346762306 why I love Julie Andrews.

Oh, it’s a jolly ‘oliday with Mary
Mary makes your ‘eart so light!
When the day is gray and ordinary
Mary makes the sun shine bright!
Oh, ‘appiness is bloomin’ all around ‘er
The daffodils are smilin’ at the dove
When Mary ‘olds your ‘and you feel so grand
Your ‘eart starts beatin’ like a big brass band
It’s a jolly ‘oliday with Mary
No wonder that it’s Mary that we love!

Julie Andrews singing My Favorite Things, on The Gary Moore Show, 1961.

Four years before she would land the role of Maria Von Trapp in The Sound of Music.


Julie Andrews in Mary Poppins (1964)