The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas Edit

Stage Musical (1978), Film Musical (1982).
Music: Carol Hall, Book: Peer Masterson and Larry L King.


Raunchy story about the closure of a Texan brothel after exposure by a slimy television reporter, Melvin P Thorpe. The story is about a brothel in Texas in the late 1970s. It has operated for more than a century but a crusading television reporter calls for it to be shut down, leading to its demise. Marvin Zindler is the Houston reporter whose coverage led to the closing of the Chicken Ranch.


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