Hilarious Mockumentary focuses on the life of small time comedian Jerry Martin and his ability to strive for the "big time" while having to do awful comedy related jobs just to survive.






Cast overview, first billed only:
Dean Lewis ...
David Wilk ...
'Buckeye' Jim Marvin
Johnny Crass ...
Jonothan Krastenberg
Burton Gilliam ...
Ray Sellers
Jeff Hays ...
Billy Benton
Roscoe Henry
Dave Little ...
Phillip Henky
Buff Tanner ...
Preston Zahrenger
Soozy Martin ...
Jenny Zaebo
Dale Kellerman
Franklin Trowell
Troy Grant ...
Steve Gilliam
Chuck Cason ...
Jimmy Bonner
Oliver Tull ...
Mike Avery
Gordon Keith ...
Frank Sellers


Jerry Martin makes a living at comedy, but just barely. He has to resort to teaching defensive driving, cheering up patients in a cancer ward with his comedy routine and guiding a class of wannabe comics to their first show. This funny mock-doc deals with Jerry's life in comedy and his ability to stay funny, even when surrounded by not-so-funny people... Written by Eric Jewell

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Dying is Easy... Comedy is Hard





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21 November 2003 (USA)  »

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$4,000 (estimated)

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1.85 : 1
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Funny like Spinal Tap!
3 December 2003 | by (New York, USA) – See all my reviews

This movie is like a really funny Christopher Guest mockumentary. Like Best in Show but about comedians instead of dogs. It's got decent production values, but it was definately low budget. So what, Clerks was low budget and it was funny as hell too. I liked it from beginning to end. Saw it at Vision Fest Awards in New York where it won best screenplay.

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