N is for The Night They Raided Minsky’s

To this day, I know the lyrics to the verse of “Take 10 Terrific Girls (But Only 9 Costumes)” by heart.

I had mentioned one movie in this blog possibly more than any other, save for Annie Hall, but never a formal post. So here it is.

NIGHT they raided minskys
The Night They Raided Minsky’s is a movie that tells about, as Rudy Vallee put it, the info seen above. It was broadly based on the book Minsky’s Burlesque by Morton Minsky (with Milt Machlin).

I saw this movie with my friend since kindergarten, Carol, and her friend Judy, when I was 15 in 1968. Quickly, I developed a mad crush, Continue reading “N is for The Night They Raided Minsky’s”