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YMMV: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
  • Awesome Music: Bring Me My Bride.
  • Crowning Moment of Funny It provides the page quote, all right? That tell you anything about it?
    Lycus: I'll kill him! I'll kill him!
    Crassus: Who?
    Lycus: The lyingest, cheatingest, sloppiest slave in all Rome!
    Crassus: Oh, Pseudolus.
    • In the revival, "Comedy Tonight" is continually interrupted with scenes from some horrific tragedy.. The first time it happens, Pseduolus takes a Beat and awkwardly goes "Ha! Ha!" before continuing with the song. But eventually he gets fed up and screams the refrain "Tragedy... TO-MORR-OW! COMEDY tonight!"
    • The reprise of "Lovely"... with Pseudolus and Hysterium.
  • Ear Worm: "Comedy Tonight"
  • Hilarious in Hindsight: In the movie anyway. Philia: "3 and 5, I always confuse the two."
  • Ho Yay: Tons of it between Pseudolus and Hysterium, and also some later in the show between Hysterium and everyone, due to the cross-dressing hijinks.
    • Also Pseudolus and Hysterium sing a reprise of "Lovely," which was originally the young (heterosexual) lovers' falling-in-love song. At first it's just Pseudolus trying to convince Hysterium to go along with the crossdressing thing, but then Hysterium starts really getting into it and the Ho Yay skyrockets from there.
    Hysterium: I'm so lovely
    Pseudolus: Literally lovely
    Both: That the world will never seem the same!
    Pseudolus: You're so lovely
    Both: That the world will never seem the same!
  • Jerk Ass Has A Point: Sure, Miles Gloriosus is not exactly a great guy but the only reason he's bothering the protagonists at all is because they're attempting to take the bride he paid for fair and square.

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