Hollywood Never Faced a Zanier Zero Hour!
Down-on-his-luck theatrical producer Max Biyalistok is forced to romance rich old ladies to
finance his efforts. When timid accountant Leo Bloom reviews Max's books, the two hit upon a way to make a fortune by producing
a sure-fire flop. The play which is to be their gold mine? "Springtime for Hitler."
Zero Mostel/ Nathan Lane
Gene Wilder/ Matthew Broderick
Lee Meredith/ Uma Thurman
Franz Liebkind Kenneth
Mars/ Will Farrell
Andreas Voutsinas/ Roger Bart
Roger De Bris
Christopher Hewett/ Gary Beach
Doc Goebbels David
Patch/ Jim Borstelmann
This is a movie based on a play based on a movie about a play.
Because of the "Springtime For Hitler" musical number, the film was banned in Germany. It wasn't shown in
that country until it was included in a film festival featuring the works of Jewish filmmakers.