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DVD

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  • CENTRAL: Audiovisual Collection
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  • OSHTEMO: Audiovisual Collection
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The comedian

Call Number

  • DVD COMEDY (CEN, EAS, OSH)

Languages

In English, with optional English, Spanish or French subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing, English audio description track.

Performers

Robert De Niro, Leslie Mann, Danny DeVito, Edie Falco, Veronica Ferres, Charles Grodin, Cloris Leachman, Patti LuPone, Harvey Keitel.

Publication Information

Culver City, CA : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2017]

Physical Description

1 videodisc (approximately 120 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.

Audience

MPAA rating: R; crude sexual references and language throughout.

Summary

An aging comic icon, Jackie, has seen better days. Despite his efforts to reinvent himself and his comic genius, the audience only wants to know him as the former television character he once played. Already a strain on his younger brother and his sister-in-law, Jackie is forced to serve out a sentence doing community service for accosting an audience member. While there, he meets Harmony, the daughter of a sleazy Florida real estate mogul, and the two find inspiration in one another, resulting in surprising consequences.

Notes

Title from container.

Originally released as a motion picture in 2016.

Special features: Deleted scenes ; Backstage with The comedian ; The comedian at AFI Fest: red carpet and Q&A with Robert De Niro, Leslie Mann, Danny DeVito and Taylor Hackford.

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