The Producers 1967

Mel Brooks comedy with Zero Mostel as a down-and-out ham producer conning meek accountant Gene Wilder into a fraudulent scheme to get rich quick by producing a flop Broadway show called 'Springtime For Hitler'.

Books with substantial mentioning of The Producers
Charles P. Mitchell
The Hitler Filmography, Worldwide Feature Film and Television Miniseries Portrayals, 1940 Through 2000
Jefferson, North Carolina, and London, 2002

Kathryn Bernheimer
The 50 Funniest Movies of All Time, A Critic's Ranking
Secaucus, NJ, 1999

Frank N. Magill (ed.)
Magill's Cinema Annual 1990, A Survey of the Films of 1989
Pasadena, California; Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, 1990

Danny Peary
Cult Movies, The Classics, the Sleepers, the Weird, and the Wonderful
New York, 1989

The Producers
United States 1967

Directed by

Dick Shawn
Christopher Hewett
William Hickey
Barney Martin


Running time:88 minutes
Country:United States

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