Disney’s much-anticipated sequel (after a Fibonacci 55 (-1) years) to the 1964 original smash hit, “Mary Poppins,” posted a disappointing opening night box office. While most reviews for “Mary Poppins Returns” are mildly positive, a New York Times headline reads: “A Truck Full of Sugar Can’t Make This Uplift Go Down.”
The Socionomics Institute has long reported on the relationship between Disney’s movie success and the stock market. In just 59 minutes — and with the help of pop songs, news footage and cultural images — our own documentary, History’s Hidden Engine, shows you how social mood drives trends in movies, music, fashion, economics, politics, and the media.
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If you look closely, you can see patterns in social mood that help you predict social trends. Learn more with the Socionomics Premier Membership.