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The Comedians of Comedy (2005)

Follow four comedians as they tour the States.

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Michael Blieden

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Cast

Cast overview:
Patton Oswalt ... Himself
Brian Posehn ... Himself
Maria Bamford ... Herself
Zach Galifianakis ... Himself
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Storyline

Follow four comedians as they tour the States.

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Certificate:

R | See all certifications »

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 March 2005 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Comedians of Comedy: The Movie See more »

Filming Locations:

Eugene, Oregon, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$354, 13 November 2005, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$549
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?

Quotes

Zach Galifianakis: I don't mean to be gross, but the only time it's ok to say, 'I have diarrhea,' is when you're playing Scrabble....... because it's worth a shitload of points.
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References Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones (2002) See more »

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Nerds are funny too!
22 October 2007 | by itssosublimeSee all my reviews

Now granted, comedy is subjective and everyone has their own opinion of what is funny and what is not. Personally, I found this to be a terrifically funny and entertaining look at what life on the road is like for many modern-day comedians. Patton Oswalt has always been a favorite of mine, but I very much enjoy Brian Posehn, Maria Bamford and Zach Galifianikis as well. Maybe it's because I more closely identify with them and their "off-beat" personalities, this probably stems from the fact that I've been a proud "nerd" all my life. These are people who were brave enough to stand out by simply being themselves and not trying to fit into any category or alter their personalities in order to endear themselves to a wider audience. Brian and Patton are 40- year old comic book lovers, how could you not find that refreshing? Too many people take life much too seriously and spend most of it worrying about what everyone else thinks of them, these are INDIVIDUALS who could not care less about that. The comedy in this film is not always laugh-out-loud funny, but it is not forced. It's honest and unapologetic, which is what comedy is really all about.


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