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Norman... Is That You? (1976)

PG | | Comedy | 13 May 1977 (Finland)
A black man is distraught when he discovers his son is gay and is determined to set him right.

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A black man is distraught when he discovers his son is gay and is determined to set him right.

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There's a Sexual Revolution Going On... And All the Leaders Are in My Family!

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The original Broadway production starred Maureen Stapleton and Lou Jacobi. The play ran for only 12 performances. See more »

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The shaving cream on Ben's face while he's on the phone to Mexico progressively disappears during the course of the call. See more »

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One Out Of Every Six
Music by William Goldstein (uncredited)
Lyrics by Ronald Miller
Performed by Thelma Houston
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Pearl...What Were You Thinking?
11 April 2003 | by (Los Angeles) – See all my reviews

This snarky, homophobic thing was dated in 1976. It seems particularly mean-spirited now, filled with gay stereotypes, and characters that are meant to be laughed at, rather than with. Redd Foxx does his standard schtick, Michael Warren at least tries to bring humanity to a one dimensional character, and Pearl--Pearl what were you thinking--? Pearl Bailey deserves far better.


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