Mitzi... A Tribute to the American Housewife (1974)

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Worth it for Jerry Orbach!
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What a time capsule! I knew Jerry Orbach could sing because I was introduced to him through my parents LP record of The Fantastiks. But little did I know just how good a singer he was, wow.

Of course, this is a showcase for Mitzi Gaynor, who I best remember for South Pacific. Half way decent dancer, amazing legs!! Material of its time but fun to watch, especially the commercials from Kraft!

Rating this a 7 for historical value. But it's a 10 for Jerry: Knowing his body of work with Law and Order, I wish his musical career had more 'stage' especially for the younger audiences. The stars of this era were truly triple threats.


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