Genre: MUSICAL / COMEDY / CRIME
Release Dates: December 10, 2002
With the right song and dance, you can get away with murder.
In a city where everyone loves a legend, there’s only room for one.
It’s Just A Noisy Hall Where There’s A Nightly Brawl…and All That Jazz
If You Can’t Be Famous, Be Infamous.
Production Company: Miramax Films
Murderesses Velma Kelly, who is a chanteuse and tease who killed her husband and sister after finding them in bed together and Roxie Hart, who killed her boyfriend when she discovered he wasn’t going to make her a star, find themselves on death row together and fight for the fame that will keep them from the gallows in 1920s Chicago.
Crew: Rob Marshall (director); Maurine Dallas Watkins, Bob Fosse, Fred Ebb and Bill Condon (Writers); Jennifer Berman, Sam Crothers, Julie Goldstein, Neil Meron, Meryl Poster, Bob Weinstein, Harvey Weinstein and Craig Zadan (executive producers); Martin Richards (producer) Don Carmody (co-producer)
Cast: Renée Zellweger as Roxie Hart, Clive Saunders as Stage Manage,r Catherine Zeta-Jones, as Velma Kelly, Richard Gere as Billy Flynn, Queen Latifah as Matron’Mama’ Morton, John C. Reilly as Amos Hart, Jayne Eastwood as Mrs.Borusewicz, Lucy Liu as Kitty Baxter, Bruce Beaton as Police photographer,Taye Diggs as The Bandleader, Romano Prada as Sgt. Fogarty, Colm Feore as Asst. Dist. Atty. Martin Harrison, Dominic West as Fred Casely, Rob Smith as Photographer #1 and Deidre Goodwin as June
Studio: Miramax Films / Buena Vista