skip navigation
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum - (Original Trailer)

title details and video sharing options

  1. now playing

    A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum - (Original Trailer)

    A madcap musical set in ancient Rome starring Zero Mostel, Phil Silvers, Michael Crawford and silent era comic Buster Keaton in a cameo appearance.

    View the TCMDb entry for A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (1966)


  2. share video
This Month
This Month On TCM -- (Movie Promo) June, 2019
TCM's original promo for June, 2019 programming, song...
Play
Zou Zou (1934) — (Movie Clip) …And Count The Days
First scene for title character, American Josephine Baker,...
Play
Woodstock (1970) — (Movie Clip) Traffic Up Tight At Hippie Fest
From Woodstock, 1970, more preliminaries, the first...
Play
High Wall (1947) -- (Movie Clip) Tell Me About Those Headaches
Brain-injured combat vet Kenet (Robert Taylor) taken to...
Play | SHOP

High Wall (1947) -- (Movie Clip)... Brain-injured combat vet... MORE > $16.95 Regularly $19.99 Buy Now

Three Daring Daughters (1948) -- (Movie Clip) The Dickey Bird
Tess, Alix and Ilka (Jane Powell, Mary Eleanor Donahue,...
Play | SHOP

Three Daring Daughters (1948) --... Tess, Alix and Ilka (Jane... MORE > $18.95 Regularly $21.99 Buy Now

Longest Day, The (1962) — (Movie Clip) Maybe I Was Wrong About Rhoda
First appearance of Rod Steiger as a fictional American...
Play | SHOP

Longest Day, The (1962) — (Movie... First appearance of Rod... MORE > $14.95 Regularly $24.99 Buy Now

Breaking Point, The (1952) -- (Movie Clip) Chinese It Talks
Stiffed by his charter fare in Mexico, captain Harry (John...
Play
Harlan County U.S.A (1976) — (Movie Clip) Is Your Job Real Dangerous?
One of the more remarked-upon segments, director Barbara...
Play
Calamity Jane (1953) -- (Movie Clip) I Can Do Without You
Doris Day (title character), with saloon owner Miller...
Play | SHOP

Calamity Jane (1953) -- (Movie... Doris Day (title... MORE > $15.79 Regularly $19.98 Buy Now

Purple Noon (1961) -- (Movie Clip) The Inside Is Perfect
Idle-rich Philippe (Maurice Ronet), with tag-along buddy...
Play | SHOP

Purple Noon (1961) -- (Movie Clip)... Idle-rich Philippe... MORE > $19.47 Regularly $29.95 Buy Now

Butch Cassidy And The Sundance Kid (1973) — (Movie Clip) How Good Are You?
From director George Roy Hill’s rotogravure style opening,...
Play | SHOP

Butch Cassidy And The Sundance Kid... From director George Roy... MORE > $7.46 Regularly $9.98 Buy Now

Medium Cool (1969) — (Movie Clip) I’m The Enemy
Minutes into the picture, Robert Forster as news cameraman...
Play | SHOP

Medium Cool (1969) — (Movie Clip)... Minutes into the picture,... MORE > $22.95 Regularly $29.95 Buy Now

They Were Expendable (1945) -- (Movie Clip) Rather LIke Back Home
Mostly on her initiative, Navy nurse Sandy (Donna Reed)...
Play | SHOP

They Were Expendable (1945) --... Mostly on her initiative,... MORE > $9.71 Regularly $14.98 Buy Now

Kansas City Confidential -- (Movie Clip) You Were Framed, Then?
Not guilty of a bank job, delivery man Joe (John Payne)...
Play | SHOP

Kansas City Confidential -- (Movie... Not guilty of a bank job,... MORE > $11.95 Regularly $10.99 Buy Now

River Runs Through It, A (1992) -- (Movie Clip) Just The MacLeans
Montana, 1918, Maclean brothers Norman and Paul (Craig...
Play | SHOP

River Runs Through It, A (1992) --... Montana, 1918, Maclean... MORE > $7.46 Regularly $9.99 Buy Now

Honeysuckle Rose (1980) — (Movie Clip) She’s Still Sayin’ Ain’t
At a Texas picnic for recently-returned singing star Buck...
Play
Dancing Lady (1933) -- (Movie Clip) Pretty Ambitious
A vignette at the gym which would not resemble a modern...
Play | SHOP

Dancing Lady (1933) -- (Movie Clip)... A vignette at the gym... MORE > $12.57 Regularly $17.99 Buy Now

Lizzie (1957) — (Movie Clip) Warm And Tender
First scene with Eleanor Parker (title character,...
Play | SHOP

Lizzie (1957) — (Movie Clip) Warm... First scene with Eleanor... MORE > $14.95 Regularly $21.99 Buy Now

Torch Song Trilogy (1988) — (Movie Clip) Love For Sale
Beginning the second segment of his original...
Play | SHOP

Torch Song Trilogy (1988) — (Movie... Beginning the second... MORE > $14.95 Regularly $19.98 Buy Now

Point Blank (1967) -- (Movie Clip) Open, How Did I Get Here?
The opening, which has been noted to have apparent French...
Play | SHOP

Point Blank (1967) -- (Movie Clip)... The opening, which has... MORE > $15.95 Regularly $19.98 Buy Now

#
Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, A --...
Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, A trailer
Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, A -- (Original Trailer)
A madcap musical set in ancient Rome starring Zero Mostel, Phil Silvers, Michael Crawford and silent era comic Buster Keaton in a cameo appearance.>
Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum, A --...
Director Richard Lester's opening, featuring the opening...
Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The...
Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum, A -- (Movie Clip) Comedy Tonight!
Director Richard Lester with the opening tune, as catchy as any in Stephen Sondheim's catalog, delivered with the credits by star Zero Mostel as slave "Pseudolus," who gets caught by his owners (Michael Hordern, Patricia Jessel), in A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum, 1966.>
Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum, A --...
Michael Crawford as Roman Hero finishes his Sondheim tune...
Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The...
Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum, A -- (Movie Clip) Erotic Pottery
Michael Crawford as Roman Hero finishes his Sondheim tune with the slave girl Philia (Annette Andre) he hopes to buy, his family's head slave Hysterium (Jack Gilford) objecting, and his underling Pseudolus (Zero Mostel) advocating, in A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum, 1966.>
Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum, A --...
Bumbling Roman patrician Hero (Michael Crawford) launches...
Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The...
Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum, A -- (Movie Clip) Was One A Good Year?
Bumbling Roman patrician teen Hero (Michael Crawford) launches himself toward a girl he admires, meeting his family slave Pseudolus (Zero Mostel), and together they agree to visit the bordello run by Lycus (Phil Silvers), early in A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum, 1966.>
Ben Mankiewicz Intro --A Funny Thing Happened On...
Ben Mankiewicz introduces A Funny Thing Happened On The Way...
Ben Mankiewicz Intro --A Funny Thing...
Ben Mankiewicz Intro --A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum (1966)
Ben Mankiewicz introduces A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum, 1966. >
#

TCM Movie Database

Your destination for exclusive material from the TCM vaults

LEARN MORE >