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A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (1966) – reviewed by George

This movie based on a Broadway musical is a combo of burlesque, farce, and slapstick. It is supremely funny, and has a score by Stephen Sondheim. Songs like “Comedy Tonight” and “Everybody Ought to Have a Maid” and “I’m (You’re) … Continue reading

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Broadway: The American Musical (2004) – Episode 5 “Tradition (1957-1979)” – reviewed by George

This episode seems rushed, as though the airdate caught up with the folks who write the labels for the pieces of film – because people whose faces you recognize and whose names you know are not identified at all. Even … Continue reading

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