The Producers

  • 1968
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Comedy

Mel Brooks's first and funniest, a spoof of Broadway theater that has earned a deservedly devoted cult following. Forewarned, though, is forearmed: Zero Mostel, genius that he is, doesn't scale his performances down at all for film. The first half hour you feel you're in the presence of comedy's king. After that, you gradually begin to feel bludgeoned by...read more

Where to Watch

Available to Stream

Next on TV

Latest NewsSee all »

Kenneth Mars

The Producers' Kenneth Mars Dies at 75

Kenneth Mars, best known for his performance as a Nazi playwright in the original film version of The Producers, died on Saturday, according to The Associated Press. He was 75. Mars died in his Grenada Hills, Calif., home from pancreatic cancer. He i… Read more

Video ClipsSee all »

The Producers - Trailer
01:49 — A producer and his accountant discover that an intended flop can make more money than a legitimate play. Entire cast is hysterical in one of Brooks' b (more…)
The Producers - Trailer
01:00 — A producer and his accountant discover that an intended flop can make more money than a legitimate play. Entire cast is hysterical in one of Brooks' b (more…)
The Producers
00:38 — A producer and his accountant discover that an intended flop can make more money than a legitimate play. Entire cast is hysterical in one of Brooks' b (more…)
The Producers - Official Trailer
02:12 — A producer and his accountant discover that an intended flop can make more money than a legitimate play. Entire cast is hysterical in one of Brooks' b (more…)

Watch See all »

Sat May 13 4:45am
The Producers TCM

A once-successful theatrical producer and a meek accountant team up and plot to stage a colossal, surefire Broadway flop as a way to bilk investors out of large sums of money. Writer-director Mel Brooks' screenplay won an Oscar; and Gene Wilder was nominat (more…)

I’ll Watch171 Watching

More NewsSee all »

Eva Longoria of <EM>Desperate Housewives</EM>
SPANNING THE GLOBES

Eva Longoria probably isn't feeling too Desperate this morning. The perpetual award-show bridesmaid…

<EM>King Kong</EM>
WHO'S GOLDEN?

The L.A. Times' awards-show handicapping forum, GoldDerby.com, has announced its early film favorite…

Cast & Details See all »

  • Rating: NR
  • Review: Mel Brooks's first and funniest, a spoof of Broadway theater that has earned a deservedly devoted cult following. Forewarned, though, is forearmed: Zero Mostel, genius that he is, doesn't scale his performances down at all for film. The first half hour you… (more)

Show More »

Trending TonightSee all »

Watch This

Samantha Bee, <em>Full Frontal with Samantha Bee</em>
5 Things to Watch This Weekend - April 29-30, 2017

Not the White House Correspondents' Dinner, American Gods and more