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The Producers

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The Producers (Movie - 2005)
THE PRODUCERS: Andrew Schwartz

The Producers (Movie - 2005)

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
PG-13
runtime:
134 minutes
Limited Release Date:
12/16/05
Wide Release Date:
01/13/06
performer:
Matthew Broderick, Nathan Lane, Will Ferrell, Uma Thurman
director:
Susan Stroman
distributor:
Universal
author:
Mel Brooks, Thomas Meehan
genre:
Comedy

We gave it a C

It’s a movie! It’s a musical! It’s a movie based on a musical based on a movie! Nathan Lane and Matthew Broderick reprise their roles as Broadway hucksters Max Bialystock and Leo Bloom in this adaptation of Mel Brooks’ powerhouse show. Uma Thurman joins the party as buxom blonde Ulla.

(For a full preview of December films, check out Entertainment Weekly’s Holiday Movies issue, out in November 2005.)