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A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
Directed by Richard Lester • 1966 • United States, United Kingdom
Starring Zero Mostel, Phil Silvers, Buster Keaton
Zero Mostel, Buster Keaton, Phil Silvers, and an uproarious supporting cast scam their way through this boisterous romp through ancient Rome amid gorgeous women, mistaken identities, stunning surprises, cunning disguises, and great Stephen Sondheim songs.