The Comedian

The Comedian

  • PG
  • 1957
  • 1 hr 30 min
  • 8.1  (184)

The Comedian is a 1957 installment of the television anthology movie series Playhouse 90. It series always opened with a statement that they were broadcasting live and an introduction of the actors. A second introduction was given by an actor in the series that describes the stories origins, from source material to adaptation for television. The story then begins. In this case, it is the story of an egomaniacal comedian that verbally attacks his brother on a regular basis. A writer for the comic is nearly driven mad by the chaos that is created around him by the star.

The Comedian
Description
The Comedian is a 1957 installment of the television anthology movie series Playhouse 90. It series always opened with a statement that they were broadcasting live and an introduction of the actors. A second introduction was given by an actor in the series that describes the stories origins, from source material to adaptation for television. The story then begins. In this case, it is the story of an egomaniacal comedian that verbally attacks his brother on a regular basis. A writer for the comic is nearly driven mad by the chaos that is created around him by the star.

The Comedian is a 1957 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 30 minutes. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 8.1.

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  • Release Date
    1957
  • MPAA Rating
    PG
  • Runtime
    1 hr 30 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    8.1  (184)