Talking Funny Talking Funny

A legendary discussion about what's so funny about being funny.

What does it mean to be a successful comedian? How far can the boundaries of taste be pushed to get a laugh? Four top comics, Ricky Gervais, Louis C.K., Jerry Seinfeld and Chris Rock, discuss and debate their craft.

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First Viewings of 2017

Favorite viewings: January: Sunset Boulevard

Worst viewings: January: Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk

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Funny Business: Documentaries About Comedy

Mike Sean

Mike Sean 50 films

Documentary titles that look at the art and business of comedy and the lives and legacies of stand-up comedians. Note:…

  • Into the Abyss
  • The House I Live In
  • The Thin Blue Line
  • Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father
  • Making a Murderer

In Real Life: Watched Documentaries


rfri 427 films

Loosely arranged by theme/category