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Ten from Your Show of Shows (1973)

Ten comedy sketches compiled from the 1950s TV series, "Your Show of Shows."

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Sid Caesar
Imogene Coca
Carl Reiner
Howard Morris
Louis Nye
Ray Drakeley Ray Drakeley
Dorothy Patten Dorothy Patten
Swen Swenson Swen Swenson ... (as Sven Svenson)
Eleanor Williams Eleanor Williams
Claire Chatwin Claire Chatwin
Ed Herlihy Ed Herlihy ... The Narrator
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A compilation of ten sketches from the comedy/variety series starring Sid Caesar telecast live on the NBC television network from 1950 to 1954. Highlights include "The Bavarian Clock," a spoof of "From Here to Eternity" and a takeoff on "This Is Your Life." Written by Eugene Kim <genekim@concentric.net>

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ALL HAIL CAESAR!... and COCA and REINER and MORRIS!

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Certificate:

G
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

23 February 1973 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Beczka smiechu See more »

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You had to be there in the early fifties.
23 November 2001 | by tponeilSee all my reviews

Your Show of Shows does not deserve to be rated on the 10 Star system of rating. It was, is and always will be in a class by itself. It was pure, unadulterated, funny comedy. It is a toss-up as to who deserves the most credit; the actors or the writers. No dirty jokes or language, No T. & A. to titillate the audience. Hail to Caesar and his gang. Sid Caesar was not an actor trying to be a comedian nor was he a comedian trying to be an actor. He was simply a naturally gifted funny man as was all of his cohorts.


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