This was both flat and somehow less subversive than the original (which is now 45 years old). This hit the absolute worst spot by lacking the energy of the live show or the camp spark of the film. Both versions are better than this. What a shame.
March Around the World #2 - Poland
I only cried once. I consider that a triumph. I had avoided this film at the time under the belief that there was nothing new to be learned or seen on this topic. How wrong I was. This is a perfect film. While never explicitly referencing any of the horrors piled upon the Polish people through the war and post-war years, it beautifully covers both that loss and the very human aftermath. The…