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It’s a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World
September 18, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
One of the all time Comedy Classics! It’s a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World, about a group of strangers fighting tooth and nail over buried treasure, is the most grandly harebrained movie ever made, a pileup of slapstick and borscht-belt-y one-liners performed by a nonpareil cast, including Milton Berle, Sid Caesar, Ethel Merman, Mickey Rooney, Buddy Hackett, Spencer Tracy, Jonathan Winters, and a boatload of other playing-to-the-rafters comedy legends. For sheer scale of silliness, Kramer’s wildly uncharacteristic film is unlike any other, an exhilarating epic of tomfoolery. The story begins during a traffic jam, caused by reckless driver Smiler Grogan, who, before kicking the bucket, cryptically tells the assembled drivers that he’s buried a fortune in stolen loot, under the Big W. All of the motorists set out to find the fortune.
100% of proceeds Benefit the Never Say Never Playland Project
Directed By: Stanley Kramer
Produced By: Stanley Kramer
Running Time: 174 Minutes