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The Producers

5 Ratings: 1.4
Comedy movie directed by Susan Stroman

   The trend is to convertmovies into stage musicals, butThe Producersgoes a step further: making a feature film of the smash-hitstage musicalthat was adapted from the1968 film. The chief drawing card, of course, is Nathan Lane and Matthew … see full wiki

Director: Mel Brooks
Genre: Comedy, Music, Musical
Release Date: January 1, 1968, December 16, 2005
3 reviews about The Producers
Quick Tip by . November 06, 2010
Why god, Why did you let these people do a remake of a classic film? I have a great deal of respect for all of the actors in this film... but how they managed to have the combination of hubris, lack of judgment, and gullibility it would take to think they could do a decent *musical, no less* re-make of the classic gene wilder/zero mostel film is beyond me.
review by . November 01, 2008
The Producers
Max Bialystock (Nathan Lane) is a loser as a Broadway producer, but his accountant Leo Bloom (Matthew Broderick) helps him come with up with a plan to produce the worst show ever on the Great White Way, one they know will close after only one performance, and then abscond with the money they raised. The show they're sure will bomb is called "Springtime for Hitler."     Based on Mel Brooks' Broadway musical that was based on his non-musical movie, this is pretty much a filmed …
review by . October 18, 2006
posted in Movie Hype
Singing and comedy, two of the hardest skills to acquire and perfect, are showcased with much gusto in this two-hour comedy musical about two honest professionals who try their hand at conwork to earn some money. Matthew Broderick plays a middle-aged accountant at the bottom of his company's totem pole. Nathan Lane plays an over-the-hill movie producer. The latter is losing money and its the former's task to document it. Together, they come up with a plan to make some money. To do it, they acquire …
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