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Liza with a Z (1972)

Liza Minnelli stars in a television concert directed and choreographed by Bob Fosse. She performs such songs as the title number, "Liza with a 'Z'" and "Son of a Preacher Man". The concert ... See full summary »

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Bob Fosse

Writer:

Fred Ebb
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Won 4 Primetime Emmys. Another 2 wins & 5 nominations. See more awards »

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Liza Minnelli stars in a television concert directed and choreographed by Bob Fosse. She performs such songs as the title number, "Liza with a 'Z'" and "Son of a Preacher Man". The concert concludes with a medley of songs from the film Cabaret (1972). Written by Azure_Girl

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 September 1972 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Liza with a 'Z' Collector's Edition See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Another song, "Mein Herr" from Cabaret (1972) was filmed, but due to time constraints of broadcast TV, this did not make it into the final show. All that remains of this number is a fair quality work print and is included as an extra on the DVD. See more »

Goofs

During "Money, Money, Money" Liza's silver necklace disappears and re-appears a few times. See more »

Quotes

Liza Minnelli: I have found for a long time people still have been calling me "Lisa." Wrong! My name is Liza. It has a "z" in it. For example, someone might come up to me and say, "Hello, Lisa, how are you?" And I'd say, "Fine, but my name is Liza." Or someone would come up and say, "Oh, Lisa, what a nice hat you have on." And I'd say, "Thank you very much, but my name is Liza, and that's my hair."
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Connections

Referenced in Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List: Kathy with a Z (2010) See more »

Soundtracks

Cabaret
Written by John Kander (uncredited) and Fred Ebb (uncredited)
Performed by Liza Minnelli
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the best in showbiz has ever seen in years to come.
9 April 2006 | by imanihillSee all my reviews

wow! i think Liza was a star that really made it to the top...and then some. i think she was such a great performer in her day , she still have that great performer in her to this day.

she really put a lot of pain and sweat in her performance. she truly is a performer by heart. i could'not believe it was the daughter of the all time greatest Judy gander. i thought she was just a fantastic singer. nobody in the world would have thought that she was Judy's daughter.

but some how,she pulled it of. she is just another icon that was in the making.


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