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Yesterday | Creative Loafing

All That Jazz, Godzilla, The Texas Chain Saw Massacre among new home entertainment titles

Scripted by Fosse and Robert Alan Aurthur, this largely autobiographical piece finds Roy Scheider delivering an excellent performance as Joe Gideon, a Broadway icon who's running himself ragged between mounting an expensive stage show, editing his latest movie , and living up to his billing as a tireless womanizer. The film is such the navel-gazing insider piece that it's no wonder the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences went gaga over it while every other major awards group ignored it .

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Mon Sep 08, 2014

Glendale News-Press

DVD Review: Decent extras accompany 'All That Jazz'

There's no surer sign of Federico Fellini's influence on American directors than Bob Fosse's 1979 "All That Jazz." Others - Woody Allen and the late Paul Mazursky, for a start - also made Fellini-esque autobiographical features, but no one more completely borrowed the structure and concerns of Fellini's "8 1/2" .

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Related Topix: Jazz, All that Jazz, Fosse, Musical Movies, Lenny, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Cabaret, Bob Fosse, Celebrities, Entertainment

Tue Aug 26, 2014

The Virginian-Pilot

A weak audio track tarnishes the brilliance of Bob Fosse's "All That Jazz"

The electric choreography. The visionary editing. Roy Scheider's go-for-broke performance.

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Related Topix: Lenny, Jazz, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, All that Jazz, Cabaret, Musical Movies, Bob Fosse, Horror Movies, Thriller, Adventure, Jaws, Celebrities

Mon Aug 25, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Criterion Collection Releases All that Jazz Restoration Preview

Celebrated and acclaimed movie musical masterpiece ALL THAT JAZZ is set to be released for the first time on Blu-ray in a new Criterion Collection edition this week and a first look at the legendary opening sequence as seen on the new remastered iteration of the film is now available to view.

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Related Topix: Jazz, All that Jazz, Fosse, Musical Movies, Celebrities

The Martha's Vineyard Times

Bob Carroll and the HarborView Hotel

"Jaws" was filmed on Martha's Vineyard 40 years ago; the cast, including Richard Dreyfuss and Roy Scheider, stayed at the Harbor View, and reportedly had a food fight in the dining room.

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Related Topix: Horror Movies, Thriller, Adventure, Jaws, Celebrities, Richard Dreyfuss, Edgartown, MA

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