Watch The King of Comedy

"It's No Laughing Matter."
Add to Watchlist

The King of Comedy is a 1983 American comedy about a demented would-be stand-up comic who becomes obsessed with a more successful colleague. At first he tries semi-legal ways to get close to the man, like repeatedly trying to get on his talk show. When those (inevitably) fail, he joins forces with a female stalker to kidnap the comedian. He then negotiates with the authorities and tells them that he wants a spot on his victim's T.V. show. They give it to him - and the studio audience has no idea that a kidnapping is actually going on, but assume it's all an act.

PG
| 1983 | 1 hr 49 min | 7.8/10 | 73/100
Cast
Robert De Niro, Jerry Lewis, Diahnne Abbott, Sandra Bernhard
Studio
Regency Enterprises
Director
Martin Scorsese
Produced By
Arnon Milchan
Language
English
Ad
i

Watch The King of Comedy Online - Watch online anytime: Stream, Buy

The King of Comedy is available to watch and stream, buy on demand at Amazon, Vudu, Google Play, iTunes, YouTube VOD online.

The King of Comedy News