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Ernie Kovacs: Between the Laughter (1984)

TV Movie  -   -  Biography | Drama  -  14 May 1984 (USA)
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Edie Adams
Madolyn Smith Osborne ...
Dorothy Kovacs
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Pierre Lafitte
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Mary Kovacs
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Harry Ascot
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Judge (as Frank McCarthy)
Lois De Banzie ...
Mrs. Enke
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Leon Lane
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Rusty Valentine
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Fran Bennett ...
Miss Deal
Weldon Bleiler ...
Bum Detective (as Weldon Boyce Bleiler)
Bryan Englund ...
Cab Driver
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Ernie Kovacs - Tra una risata e l'altra  »

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Not a bad little movie.
18 April 2000 | by (Worcester, MA) – See all my reviews

This was actually a very interesting movie. I tells the story of comedian Ernie Kovacs and his search for his kidnapped children. I love Jeff Goldblum and he is top notch in this movie. The movie features some of Kovac's classic sketches and boy are they funny.

I wouldn't rent this (mostly because I doubt I would be able to find it), but if it's on TV then sit down and watch it. The climax is very moving and the rest of the movie is also pretty darn funny.


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