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Aug. 14 2009 - 12:57 pm | 1,769 views | 8 recommendations | 11 comments

True/Slant Exclusive: David Mamet’s ‘Anne Frank’ script LEAKED

Variety reported earlier this week that Disney has hired David Mamet to adapt “The Diary of Anne Frank.” A buddy in Hollywood just faxed pages from the first draft …


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    True story. A performance of Mamet’s “The Old Neighborhood” about his childhood in a Jewish, North side neighborhood. It was a Sunday matinee, in Skokie, IL.

    Main character: Well, I didn’t marry a Jew.

    Older Woman in Audience: You should be ASHAMED of yourself!

    I’ve never seen anyone break character like that.

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    kinda funny that disney would accept lines like: fuckin’ nazis
    fuckin’ moldy potatoes.

    this script is on crack.

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    Can’t wait for the accompanying stage show in the Magic Kingdom, Disney. Or the animatronic Nazis in a high-budget reimagining of “It’s a Small World.” Either or.

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    Bwahahah, I’d see a double feature of that and Jerry Lewis’ _The Day The Clown Cried_..

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