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Broadway Bound (1992)

Eugene and Stanley Jerome try to break into show biz as comedy writers while their parents' marriage ends. When the boys' material is broadcast on radio, the family hears their private life played for laughs.

Director:

Paul Bogart

Writers:

Neil Simon (play), Neil Simon
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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 1 win & 5 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Anne Bancroft ... Kate Jerome
Hume Cronyn ... Ben
Corey Parker ... Eugene Morris Jerome
Jonathan Silverman ... Stanley Jerome
Jerry Orbach ... Jack Jerome
Michele Lee ... Blanche
Marilyn Cooper Marilyn Cooper ... Mrs. Pitkin
Pat McCormick ... Announcer
Jack Carter ... Chubby Waters
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Eugene and Stanley Jerome try to break into show biz as comedy writers while their parents' marriage ends. When the boys' material is broadcast on radio, the family hears their private life played for laughs.

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Taglines:

From the creator of "The Odd Couple", "Barefoot in the Park" and "The Goodbye Girl" A new film by NEIL SIMON

Genres:

Comedy | Drama

Certificate:

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

23 March 1992 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Neil Simon's Broadway Bound See more »

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Production Co:

ABC Productions See more »
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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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As customary for most of the filmed versions of his plays, playwright Neil Simon penned the teleplay for this TV movie of his 1986 Tony winning play "Broadway Bound". See more »

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Followed by Laughter on the 23rd Floor (2001) See more »

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Neil Simon's Broadway Bound
26 August 1999 | by Coxer99See all my reviews

With the exception of Cronyn's Emmy Award winning performance as an aged grandfather, this television version of Neil Simon's final installment into the "trilogy" (with Brighton Beach Memoirs, Biloxi Blues) doesn't offer the warmth and heart Simon's plays are known.


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