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Broadway: The Golden Age is a breezy, affectionate tribute to a sparkling array of the era's best and brightest. Read critic reviews

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Filmmaker Rick McKay directs this oral history about the golden age of live theater in New York City during the 1940s and '50s. The film includes interviews with the actors, singers, dancers, authors, directors and producers of some of Broadway's greatest shows, as well as reminiscences from younger actors inspired by the greats of this era. Over 100 interviews are included, from stars such as Bea Arthur, Angela Lansbury, Charles Nelson Reilly and Elaine Stritch.

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  • Oct 29, 2007
    fascinating documentary with an amazing bevy of theatre performers and legends.
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  • Oct 28, 2007
    A living record of an age which unfortunately I will never be able to experience. It is true that Broadway is still with us but it pales in comparison to the stories told in this film about the "golden age".
    John B Super Reviewer

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