Never Give a Sucker an Even Break Never Give a Sucker an Even Break

Never Give a Sucker an Even Break is a 1941 film about a man who wants to sell a film story to Esoteric Studios. On the way he gets insulted by little boys, beat up for ogling a woman, and abused by a waitress. W. C. Fields' last starring role in a feature-length film.

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Bill Hader's "200 Essential Movies Every Comedy Writer Should See"

Aaron

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I don't usually post others' best-of/essential film compilations, since there are too many of them to keep track of, but…

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I'm obsessed with writers.

Simone

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I have this weird fetish for movies about writers. I love all of them, good or bad.

Please help me…

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Danny Peary's List of "Must See" Films from "Guide for the Film Fanatic" (1986)

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Missing films I can't locate on Letterboxd:
Blonde Ambition (1981)
The Devil in Miss Jones (1972)
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