R | | Biography, Comedy, Crime
One of the interior book store scenes was shot in the same used bookstore (Westsider Rare & Used Books, New York, NY) as in the film Wonderstruck (2017).
Nobody wants a book about Fanny Brice. There's nothing new and sexy about Fanny Brice. Nobody will give you a ten dollar advance for a book about Fanny Brice!
Rolled thermal fax paper would have been used for the fax machines, not plain paper as represented in the time period of the movie. Plain paper fax machines did not come into use until much later.
Closing credits appear onscreen as if typewritten.
Ahead of the film's release in Australia, the distributor chose to pre-cut the film in order to obtain an M classification. These changes removed detail of hard drug misuse (cocaine snorting) through re-framing, and also removed the film's sole use of very strong language by re-dubbing the term with a milder phrase. The uncut international version was later approved for a DVD/Video release with an uncut MA15+ classification.
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