Mary Poppins: 45th Anniversary Edition DVD Review, ultimatedisney.com, January 29, 2009.
Dick Van Dyke claims as much screentime and though his challenged Cockney accent is a frequent source of ridicule, most will never be bothered by it. He's far too charismatic in providing some of the piece's heart and soul to notice what may be off-key diction.
I was sorely tempted by this a couple weeks ago, but $15 seemed a bit much:
Sadly, it's not a talking doll.