Broadway Bound (film)

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Broadway Bound
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Based on Broadway Bound 
by Neil Simon
Written by Neil Simon
Directed by Paul Bogart
Starring Corey Parker
Jonathan Silverman
Theme music composer David Shire
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
Production
Producer(s) Emanuel Azenberg
Michael Brandman
Terence Nelson
Editor(s) Andy Zall
Cinematography Isidore Mankofsky
Running time 120 minutes
Production company(s) ABC Productions
Distributor ABC
Release
Original release
  • March 23, 1992 (1992-03-23)

Broadway Bound is a 1992 American made for TV comedy film directed by Paul Bogart, written by Neil Simon, and starring Corey Parker and Jonathan Silverman.[1][2] Simon adapted his semi-autobiographical 1986 play Broadway Bound, the third chapter in what is known as the Eugene trilogy, the first being Brighton Beach Memoirs and the second being Biloxi Blues.

Synopsis[edit]

The play is about Eugene and his older brother, Stanley, dealing with their parents' relationship falling apart as the brothers work together toward being comedy writers for the radio, and, eventually, television.

Cast[edit]

Reception[edit]

Cronyn won a 1992 Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie for his role in the film.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Erickson, Hal. Broadway Bound (1992)" movies.nytimes.com, accessed April 10, 2012
  2. ^ Curry, Pat. "Simon`s Play Is Tv Bound" sun-sentinel.com, March 23, 1992
  3. ^ The Complete Directory to Prime Time Network and Cable TV Shows 1946-Present. Ballantine Books. 2003. p. 1442. ISBN 0-345-45542-8. 

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