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The Fantasticks is a American musical romantic comedy film directed by Michael Ritchie. The screenplay by Tom Jones and Harvey Schmidt is based on their record-breaking off-Broadway production of the same name, which ran for 17, performances (and was subsequently revived off-Broadway). Though it was. Upon hearing of the upcoming DVD Release of "The Fantasticks", I was overjoyed because the film ran for only one week in the theatres and was missed by many. So when I learned that this Special Edition DVD had numerous deleted scenes and excised songs, I was ecstatic. Well, upon seeing the DVD, I can say that. Musical · Neighboring widowers plot to romantically unite their son and daughter by pretending to feud and forbidding the two children to associate with each other . Their scheme works and the two See full summary».

29 Mar Ozus' World Movie Reviews. The movie musical is practically a dead horse in Hollywood, and The Fantasticks does little to kick it back to life. April 4, | Rating: 5/ John J. Puccio · Movie Metropolis. The musical scenes in The Fantasticks crackle with intimacy. March 23, | Rating: B | Full Review. Having opened off-Broadway in and still going strong, The Fantasticks would seem a natural for the movies. Or would it? The musical's charm hangs on a particular kind of intimate magic incubated exclusively in live theater. This didn't stop the chiefs of rudderless United Artists from bankrolling a film version in , . A simple setting in an intimate theater is perfect for "The Fantasticks." This movie adds a literal circus, which has come to town nearby the rural homes of the main characters. I much prefer no circus, leaving El Gallo's persona to the imagination, rather than having him be some literal creature of human form. I see him as.

18 Sep Following five years on the shelf and substantial recutting under the supervision of Francis Ford Coppola, Michael Ritchie's beleaguered film version of Off Broadway staple "The Fantasticks" finally emerges as little more than a curio, notable more for its lavish, labored efforts to revive the old-fashioned.


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