All That Jazz (Special Music Edition)

Starring: Roy Scheider Director: Bob Fosse  Rated: R: Restricted
All That Jazz (Special Music Edition)
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DVD Features:

  • Rated: R
  • Run Time: 2 hours, 3 minutes
  • Video: Color
  • Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
  • Released:
  • Originally Released: 1979
  • Label: 20th Century Fox
  • Packaging: Keep Case
  • Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
  • Audio:
    • (unspecified) - English

Performers, Cast and Crew:

Performer: , , , , &
Directed by
Edited by
Written by &
Composition by
Produced by
Director of Photography:

Memorable Quotes and Dialog:

"Well folks, what can I tell you about my next guest' This cat allowed himself to be adored but not loved. And his success in show business was matched by failure in his personal relationships... that's where he really bombed. And he came to believe that work, love, his whole life, even himself and all that jazz, was bullshit. He became the numero uno game player, to the point where the games ended and the reality began. Like, for this cat, the only reality is death..." (O'Connor Flood, the ultimate variety show host, introducing the final appearance of Joe Gideon)
"['All That Jazz'] doesn't have a chance. It's going to be mostly 'Kramer vs. Kramer'. I'm such a long shot I think anyone who bets on me should get a toaster, like they give out in banks, for having made the investment."
  - Director Bob Fosse on his film's chances at the 1979 Academy Awards

Major Awards:

Academy Awards 1979 - Best Art Direction - Set Decoration
Academy Awards 1979 - Best Costume Design: Albert Wolsky
Academy Awards 1979 - Best Film Editing: Alan Heim
Academy Awards 1979 - Best Original Song Score and Adaptation: Ralph Burns
Cannes 1980 - Palme d'Or

Entertainment Reviews:

New York Times - 12/20/1979
"...The most forthrightly candid variation ever worked out on Peter Pan....A key to the success of the production is the performance of Roy Scheider..."
Total Film - 02/01/2004
"Dazzling in its own right, it also offers an insight into backstage life..."
Entertainment Weekly - 04/13/2007
"Fosse's skills as a choreographer -- his inventive rhythms, his dazzling tableaux -- do translate to filmmaking." -- Grade: B

Plot Keywords:

Afterlife | Dance | Death | Essential Cinema | Jazz | Music (General) | Recommended | Showbiz | Theatrical Release

Production Notes:

  • "All That Jazz" is allegedly heavily based on filmmaker Bob Fosse's own life.
  • The film features Fosse's choreography in all of the dance scenes which are shot from many angles to give viewers an excellent view of the dance.
  • The film credits the open heart surgery sequence to the Cardiac Surgical Team at St. Luke's Hospital Center in New York City, John E. Hutchinson III, Senior Surgeon. Dick DiBona arranged the photography for the sequence. The patient is not identified.

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Product Info:

  • UPC: 024543434795
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