Roman Scandals
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Roman Scandals
Easily the best of Eddie Cantor's gargantuan musical comedies for producer Sam Goldwyn, Roman Scandals begins in the middle-America community of West Rome, where our hero Eddie (Cantor) is employed as a delivery boy. A self-styled authority of Ancient Roman history, Cantor bemoans the fact that the local shanty community is about to be wiped out by scheming politicians, certain that such an outrage could never have happened during Rome's Golden Days. After a blow on the head, Cantor wakes up in Imperial Rome, where he is sold on the slave auction block to good-natured tribune Josephus… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"The sewing of contemporary gags in the Roman setting makes for fertile humor"
‑ Douglas Pratt, DVDLaser
"First-rate Eddie Cantor vehicle with terrific Busby Berkeley production numbers."
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
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