3 September 2013 3:18 PM, PDT | firstshowing.net | See recent FirstShowing.net news »

Most documentaries focused on comedians that hit the big screen are shaped as concert films, featuring a live performance recorded during a nationwide tour. Eddie Murhpy, Kevin Hart, Sarah Silverman, The Blue Collar Comedy Tour and The Original Kings of Comedy are just some of the successful examples, but there are plenty of stand-up specials out there that don't make it to movie theaters. Well, actor and comedian Kevin Pollak (A Few Good Men, The Usual Suspects) is looking to bring a taste of the comedian's lifestyle to the big screen with a documentary called Misery Loves Comedy, which he'll direct himself. Read on! You may not know, but Pollak has been doing stand-up comedy for years (watch a clip of him on "The Late Show with David Letterman" right here), and he hopes to open people's eyes to what drives these comedian's senses of humor and more. Pollak says: »

- Ethan Anderton

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