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All That Jazz

  • Film
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Time Out says

Apparently Bob Fosse thought it 'foolish' to call All That Jazz self-indulgent. But he did direct, choreograph and co-write this musical comedy; it's about his life; it's very pleased with itself. As translated onto screen, his story is wretched: the jokes are relentlessly crass and objectionable; the song'n'dance routines have been created in the cutting-room and have lost any sense of fun; Fellini-esque moments add little but pretension; and scenes of a real open-heart operation, alternating with footage of a symbolic Angel of Death in veil and white gloves, fail even in terms of the surreal.
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Release Details

  • Duration:123 mins

Cast and crew

  • Director:Bob Fosse
  • Screenwriter:Robert Alan Aurthur, Bob Fosse
  • Cast:
    • Roy Scheider
    • Jessica Lange
    • Ann Reinking
    • Leland Palmer
    • Cliff Gorman
    • Ben Vereen
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