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The Aristocrats (2005)

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One hundred superstar comedians tell the same very, VERY dirty, filthy joke--one shared privately by comics since Vaudeville.

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Comedy veterans and co-creators Penn Jillette and Paul Provenza capitalize on their insider status and invite over 100 of their closest friends--who happen to be some of the biggest names in entertainment, from George Carlin, Whoopi Goldberg and Drew Carey to Gilbert Gottfried, Bob Saget, Paul Reiser and Sarah Silverman--to reminisce, analyze, deconstruct and deliver their own versions of the world's dirtiest joke, an old burlesque too extreme to be performed in public, called "The Aristocrats." Written by Sujit R. Varma

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100 Superstar Comedians. One Very Dirty Joke. See more »


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9 September 2005 (UK)  »

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The @r!$t* (r@t$  »

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$243,796 (USA) (29 July 2005)

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$6,377,277 (USA) (20 January 2006)
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On his radio show, co-director Penn Jillette said that Rodney Dangerfield and Buddy Hackett were both invited to appear in the film and were supportive of the film, but declined due to their failing health (they would both die before the film premiered). Also, the filmmakers intended to have a private screening for Johnny Carson at his home, but he died only days after the premiere at Sundance. They then decided to dedicate the film to him. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
George Carlin: The joke leads me down one path and then it switches the path on me suddenly and hits me with a hammer. It's just, "Here we go folks."
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Waste of time, not funny, no point
19 February 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I watched the first 30 minutes with my wife and we kept looking at each other wondering when the funny stuff will begin, never did, another thirty minutes went by, nothing, no acting, no plot, no talent, no story. One comedian after another saying the same thing, what a waste. I would rather go clean the bathroom than having to watch that "documentary" again. I don't even know how that movie got 6.9 average review, it is beyond me. Normally we read IMDb reviews before watching movies, anything with a review of 7 or more is worth watching, I chose this one because of all the famous names in it and the 6.9 average rating. I want my money back, I want my time back, and please the people who gave it a ten, I have one question, why?


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