Approved | | Comedy, Drama, Romance
A man from a family of rich snobs becomes engaged to a woman from a good-natured but decidedly eccentric family.
Shortly before filming began, Lionel Barrymore lost the use of his legs to crippling arthritis and a hip injury. To accommodate him, the script was altered so that his character had a sprained ankle, and Barrymore did the film on crutches.
Grandpa Martin Vanderhoff:
Everybody over at our place does just what he wants to do.
Poppins: Really? That must be wonderful. - But how would I live?
Grandpa Martin Vanderhoff: The same way we do
Poppins: The same way. Well, who takes care of you?
Grandpa Martin Vanderhoff: The same one that takes care of the lilies of the field, Mr. Poppins. ...
When talking about lilies of the field, Poppins' hands go from his book to his rabbit toy.
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