In this episode of Adapt or Perish, we discuss Mel Brooks’ The Producers!
For this episode, we watched and discussed:
- The original 1967 movie, written and directed by Mel Brooks, and starring Zero Mostel and Gene Wilder. Watch on Amazon or iTunes.
- The Producers on Broadway (2001), written by Mel Brooks and Thomas Meehan, directed by Susan Stroman, and starring Nathan Lane and Matthew Broderick. Listen to the original cast recording on iTunes or Amazon.
- Recording the Producers: A Musical Romp with Mel Brooks, the 2001 documentary that followed the production of the original cast album for the initial run of the Broadway musical, with appearances by Brooks, Meehan, Stroman, and stars Nathan Lane and Matthew Broderick. Buy it on Amazon.
- The 2005 movie based on the Broadway musical, directed by Susan Stroman, and starring Nathan Lane, Matthew Broderick, Uma Thurman, and Will Ferrell. Watch on Amazon or iTunes. Buy the soundtrack on Amazon or iTunes.
- Robin Hood: Men in Tights & The 2000 Year Old Man
- Monty Python’s Life of Brian
- Young Frankenstein, the 2007 Broadway musical starring Roger Bart
- Make ‘em Laugh and the Broadway Melody Ballet from Singin’ in the Rain
- The brilliance of Andrea Martin