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American Fabulous

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American Fabulous

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
Unrated
runtime:
103 minutes
genre:
Documentary

We gave it an A

”Spontaneously” written and performed by the late Jeffrey Strouth from the back seat of an old car, American Fabulous is one unusual achievement. In telling his life story, the sardonic, witty, and abrasive Ohio-born monologuist — a flamboyant cross between Clifton Webb, Tallulah Bankhead, and William S. Burroughs — is uncommonly entertaining and just a little frightening. A

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