By Joshua Rich
Updated March 17, 2020 at 02:40 AM EDT
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Comedian

B+
type
  • Movie
genre

”You can’t get bigger than me,” marvels subject Jerry Seinfeld during a nightclub routine, ”and look, I’m still s — -.” You have to wonder whether that’s just a way for this master of self-deprecation to massage his ego — but that said, Christian Charles’ breezy documentary, which intercuts Seinfeld’s attempt to develop a new stand-up act with the antics of an up-and-coming goofball named Orny Adams, offers an unexpectedly sympathetic look at a celebrated zillionaire while giving a fresh, candid glimpse into the mechanics of his profession.

Comedian

type
  • Movie
genre
mpaa
  • R
runtime
  • 81 minutes
director
  • Christian Charles

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