The Producers

By: Stroman, SusanContributor(s): Brooks, Mel, 1926- | Meehan, Thomas | Lane, Nathan, 1956- | Broderick, Matthew, 1962- | Thurman, Uma | Ferrell, Will, 1967-Material type: TextTextPublication details: Universal City, CA Universal Pictures 2006 Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 135 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 inISBN: 1417069643Subject(s): Feature films | Musical filmsLOC classification: DVDAbstract: Max Bialystock was once the king of Broadway, but now he only seems to be able produce flops. Things turn around for Max when he's visited by the neurotic accountant Leo Bloom, who proposes a scheme tailor-made for producers who can only make flops: raise far more money than you need, then make sure the show is despised. No one will be interested in it, so you can pocket the surplus. With this in mind, they decide to produce a musical called 'Springtime for Hitler' written by escaped Nazi Franz Liebken. Then they get the insanely flamboyant Roger De Bris to direct and hire the loopy Swedish bombsheel Ulla as the lead actress.
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Widescreen version.

Rated PG-13

Bonus features include: deleted scenes, outtakes, analysis of a scene, feature commentary with director Susan Stroman.

Max Bialystock was once the king of Broadway, but now he only seems to be able produce flops. Things turn around for Max when he's visited by the neurotic accountant Leo Bloom, who proposes a scheme tailor-made for producers who can only make flops: raise far more money than you need, then make sure the show is despised. No one will be interested in it, so you can pocket the surplus. With this in mind, they decide to produce a musical called 'Springtime for Hitler' written by escaped Nazi Franz Liebken. Then they get the insanely flamboyant Roger De Bris to direct and hire the loopy Swedish bombsheel Ulla as the lead actress.

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