The Producers (1968) was a Comedy - Musical Film directed by Mel Brooks and produced by Joseph E. Levine, Jack Grossberg and Sidney Glazier.
The Producers was inducted into the National Film Registry in 1996.
Academy Awards 1968 --- Ceremony Number 41 (source: AMPAS)
|Best Supporting Actor||Gene Wilder||Nominated|
|Best Writing||Mel Brooks||Won|
The Producers (1967): Here's a Funny Story.....By FlickChick on Oct 18, 2021 From A Person in the Dark
Maybe it's the state of affairs all around us, but I've been in a particularly sensitive mood these days...for so many days, it seems. Almost anything can make me bust out in tears - usually something beautiful; a song, a moment from a film, a memory. And when it comes to comedy, I simply can no lon... Read full article
The Producers (1967)By Beatrice on Jul 17, 2019 From Flickers in Time
The Producers Directed by Mel Brooks Written by Mel Brooks 1967/US Crossbow Productions/Springtime Productions/U-M Productions Repeat viewing/Amazon Instant One of 1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die Like his later films, Mel Brooks’s film debut is totally over-the-top – and very f... Read full article
CMBA Outlaws Blogathon: The Producers (1967): It's Criminally JoyousBy FlickChick on Nov 15, 2018 From A Person in the Dark
This is my entry in the Classic Movie Blog Association's Outlaws Blogathon. Click here for more outrageous cinematic lawbreakers. Zero + Gene = Love They're adorable, they're hysterical, they're lovable. They're desperate con men and deliberate thieves. They're Max Bialystock and Leo Bloom and t... Read full article
Win Tickets to see “TCM Big Screen Classics: The Producers” (50th Anniversary) (Giveaway runs through May 19)By Annmarie Gatti on Apr 27, 2018 From Classic Movie Hub Blog
Win tickets to see “The Producers” on the big screen!? In Select Cinemas Nationwide Sun June 3 and Wed June 6! “How could this happen? I was so careful. I picked the wrong play, the wrong director, the wrong cast. Where did I go right?” CMH continues into our?3rd year of our ... Read full article
The Producers (1968)By 4 Star Film Fan on Sep 26, 2013 From 4 Star Films
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Max Bialystock: Listen. Every night people are laughing at your beloved Fuhrer. Why?
Franz Liebkind: It's that L.S.D., und his verdampter "babies"!
Leo Bloom: There, there.
Franz Liebkind: [crying] Where, where?
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This is the first film directed by Mel Brooks and scored by John Morris. The two would continue to work together until Life Stinks.
The name "Bialystock" is taken from the Polish city with the same name, from which Mel Brooks's ancestors had come. Until the Holocaust, Bialystock had been a major Eastern European Jewish city.
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