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“Cabaret”: An Audacious Cinematic Masterpiece Turns 50

All images copyrighted by Allied Artists/20th Century Fox

Today marks the 50th anniversary of the release of Bob Fosse’s mind-bogglingly transgressive and dazzlingly staged 1972 musical Cabaret. The film won a jaw-dropping 8 Academy Awards and has firmly established itself as an all-time classic, but it is all too easy to lump it in with other musicals of the era and forget that this tale of bisexual and transgender performers struggling in Berlin

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Richard

Richard

Passionate cinephile. Music lover. Classic TV junkie. Awards season blogger. History buff. Avid traveler. Mental health and social justice advocate.