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Author: Richard LesterZero MostelPhil SilversBuster KeatonMichael CrawfordAll authors
Publisher: Santa Monica, Calif. : MGM/UA Home Video, ©1998.
Series: MGM musicals.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : English : Deluxe widescreen edView all editions and formats
Summary:
Bawdy tale set in early Rome, about Pseudolus, a comicly sly and conniving slave, eager to win his freedom. His plan: to hook up his innocent, young master with the virgin courtesan next door!
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Comedy films
Film adaptations
Musical films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Named Person: Titus Maccius Plautus; Titus Maccius Plautus
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Lester; Zero Mostel; Phil Silvers; Buster Keaton; Michael Crawford; Jack Gilford; Stephen Sondheim; Burt Shevelove; United Artists Corporation.; MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0792837568 9780792837565
OCLC Number: 38401769
Notes: Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1966.
Contains the original theatrical trailer.
Based on the stage play produced by Harold S. Prince.
Book by Burt Shevelove and Larry Gelbart.
Credits: Screenplay by Melvin Frank, Michael Pertwee ; produced by Melvin Frank ; directed by Richard Lester ; director of photography, Nicolas Roeg ; editor, John Victor Smith ; music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim.
Cast: Zero Mostel, Phil Silvers, Buster Keaton, Michael Crawford, Jack Gilford, Annette Andre, Roy Kinnear, Alfie Bass, Patricia Jessel, Leon Greene.
Description: 1 videocassette (97 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format; hi-fi stereo.
Series Title: MGM musicals.
Responsibility: United Artists ; a Melvin Frank production.

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Bawdy tale set in early Rome, about Pseudolus, a comicly sly and conniving slave, eager to win his freedom. His plan: to hook up his innocent, young master with the virgin courtesan next door!

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