It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World
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This wacky comedy classic directed by Stanley Kramer features one of the largest collections of American comedians ever brought together on... Read More
This wacky comedy classic directed by Stanley Kramer features one of the largest collections of American comedians ever brought together on celluloid, resulting in the kind of far-out comic gem that only the 1960s could dish out. Filled with sharp one-liners, plenty of pratfalls and double takes, and unstoppable slapstick humor, this film never stops entertaining. The laughs come mostly from vehicle accidents of all kinds: car crashes, bike accidents, airplane failures, and almost everything else imaginable. But a good amount of humor is also lent to major wrestling matches, terrible mix-ups and misunderstandings, and increasingly absurd personalities such as Mrs. Marcus (Ethel Merman), the screeching and impossible mother-in-law. The film even laughs at itself, showing its flimsy cardboard sets as characters punch out walls or accidentally explode whole boxes of dynamite. The cast includes such favorites as Jonathan Winters, Phil Silvers, Milton Berle, Buddy Hackett, Mickey Rooney, Sid Caesar, Spencer T... Minimize
Product Review Summary
20 Reviews from Epinions.com
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Sep 23, 2006
It's a Classic, Classic, Classic, Classic Comedy
Pros: Great performances by comedy legends
Cons: DVD release is poor, movie starts slow
A comedy classic everyone should see. Read More at Epinions.com
Feb 7, 2013
Need to see a Farcial Comedy? This is one of the best
Pros: Lots of laughs. Who's Who cast of the 1960s.
Cons: Silly and waaaay over-the-top at times, but you knew that already.
It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World is a classic comedy. It's silly and goofy, but delivers everything you would want in this genre. Read More at Epinions.com
Sep 20, 2000
Amazing! Colossal! MAYBE!
Pros: was a major investment of talent
Cons: requires a major investment of time Read More at Epinions.com
Jan 28, 2008
It's buried under a big "w"
Pros: Star studded cast, funny story line
Cons: Very long movie
It's a great classic comedy that everyone should see atleast once. Read More at Epinions.com
Nov 25, 2001
The First Time Watching This Movie Was Six Years After It Came Out
Pros: A funny movie!
Hey, if you are into comedy, this is a movie you and your family may want to see. Read More at Epinions.com
Sep 17, 2002
Its a Mad Mad Mad Mad World, but Man its Funny
Pros: Very Funny Movie, Lots of Star Power, some great cameos, lots of action
Cons: pretty long at 154 Min, somewhat dated
Great flick run out and rent it, by some popcorn, have a john nearby bit of a long flick, but a good long, Kevin Read More at Epinions.com
May 3, 2000
Part of my Top ten of all time!
Pros: Tons of stars and laughs
Cons: runs a little long Read More at Epinions.com
Dec 26, 2000
Classic Comedy At It's Best....
Pros: The Great Cast of Clowns...
Cons: zip Read More at Epinions.com
Mar 31, 2007
It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World (Express Review)
Pros: Numerous amusing moments, both big and small.
Cons: Probably, but why quibble?
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Aug 3, 2005
Often imitated, never bested
Pros: Rarely slows down and never quiets down.
Cons: It's a product of it's time, and may be difficult for younger viewers to apprehend. Read More at Epinions.com
Oct 21, 2000
Its a, KARMA, karma, karma, karma filled World
Pros: Very Funny, Simple Movie, and has intermission
Cons: simplistic Read More at Epinions.com