A Man Has Dreams (Song)

Last Updated on: February 20th, 2023

A Man Has Dreams disney song music“A Man Has Dreams” is a song from the Disney musical film “Mary Poppins“. The song was written by the Sherman Brothers and is sung by the character George Banks, played by actor David Tomlinson.

In the song, George Banks reflects on his hopes and dreams for his life, as well as his struggles with the realities of adult responsibilities and expectations. The song is a pivotal moment in the film, as it leads to George’s realization that his true priorities lie with his family and their happiness, rather than his career and social status.

The song’s memorable melody and heartfelt lyrics have made it a beloved part of the “Mary Poppins” soundtrack. It has been covered by several artists, including the British musician Robbie Williams, who recorded a new version of the song for the stage musical adaptation of “Mary Poppins”.

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  • Song Written By: Sherman Brothers
  • Song Performed By: Dick Van Dyke and David Tomlinson
  • Year Released: 1964

Related Movie(s):

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