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1,112 Ratings

The Producers

Directed by Mel Brooks
United States, 1967
Musical, Comedy


Max Bialystock (Zero Mostel, famous for his lead role in Broadway’s Fiddler on the Roof) is a washed up Broadway producer who has fallen on hard times. Enter his nervous accountant, Leo Bloom, who makes him realize they could make more money with a flop than a hit…

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The Producers Directed by Mel Brooks

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1969 | Winner: Best Writing, Story and Screenplay - Written Directly for the Screen

1969 | Nominee: Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Writers Guild of America

1969 | Winner: Best Written American Original Screenplay (Screen)

1969 | Nominee: Best Written American Comedy (Screen)

Golden Globes (USA)

1969 | 2 nominations including: Best Actor - Comedy or Musical

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