Interview-style biography of controversial and pioneering stand-up comedian Lenny Bruce. The film traces Bruce from his beginnings as a Catskills comic to his later underground popularity based on his anti-establishment politics and his scatological humor.
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Lenny's Time Has Finally Come!
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Did You Know?
The Broadway production of "Lenny" by Julian Barry
opened at the Brooks Atkinson Theater in New York City on May 26, 1971, and ran for four hundred fifty-three performances. See more
During the movie's opening monologue, Lenny says that it's 1964 and then references the MDA Telethon, which debuted in 1966. See more
"Fuck you." Never understood that insult, because fucking someone is actually really pleasant. If we're trying to be mean, we should say "unfuck you!"
Music by Bud Powell
Performed by Miles Davis See more