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The 2,000 Year Old Man

Reiner_Brooks2000YearOldMan-Photography-by-William-ClaxtonCourtesy-Demont-Photo-Management-LLCThis 1961 comedy routine by Mel Brooks and Carl Reiner is about a man so old, he once knew Jesus — personally — and dated Joan of Arc. Billy Crystal and Rob Reiner explain why “2000 Year-Old Man” will live forever.

Voices: Billy Crystal, Rob Reiner, Janet Coleman

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