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Don't Think Twice ()


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When a member of a popular New York City improv troupe gets a huge break, the rest of the group - all best friends - start to realize that not everyone is going to make it after all.

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Samantha
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Miles
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Allison
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Lindsay
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Jack
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Shy Sarah
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Bill
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Audience Chuck
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Amy
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Bonnie
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Mr. Coughlin
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Psychiatrist
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Pianist Seth
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Natasha
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Gary
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Hugh Finn
Kati Rediger ...
Alicia Bonham
Hallie Bulleit ...
Audience Claudia
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Doctor
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Studio Page
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Pete Holmes
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Timothy
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Producer
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Lou
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Robbie
Matt Star ...
Improv Student (as Matthew Star)
Josh Rabinowitz ...
Josh
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Liz
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Lena Dunham
Ben Elkins ...
ELEL
Jo-Jo Jackson ...
ELEL
Tim Cook ...
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Zach Tichenor ...
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Steve Frederick ...
ELEL
Frderick Weathersby ...
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Alex Mojaverian ...
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Autograph Speaker
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Ben Stiller
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Audience Jim
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Audience Neil
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Audience Sarah
Tim Martin ...
Audience Tony
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Heckler
Kevin Barnett ...
Writer Terry
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Bouncer
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Jo (as Joanne Firestone)
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Connor
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Audience Member (uncredited)
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Improv Intern (uncredited)
DeWitt Fleming Jr. ...
Subway Bucket Drummer (uncredited)
Matthew Jay ...
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Angela Palladino ...
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Annamaria Sofillas ...
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Sean Toney ...
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Chinese Sewing Lady (uncredited)

Directed by

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Mike Birbiglia

Written by

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Mike Birbiglia ... (written by)

Produced by

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Miranda Bailey ... producer
Seth Barrish ... consulting producer
Jason Beck ... executive producer
Joe Birbiglia ... executive producer (as Joseph Birbiglia)
Mike Birbiglia ... producer
Danielle Blumstein ... co-producer
Andy Bohn ... executive producer
Ira Glass ... producer
Jacob Jaffke ... consulting producer
Amanda Marshall ... producer
Jennifer Stein ... consulting producer

Music by

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Roger Neill

Cinematography by

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Joe Anderson

Film Editing by

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Geoffrey Richman

Editorial Department

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Laura Creecy ... editor: behind the scenes
Sam Daley ... colorist
Elan Golod ... additional editor / assistant editor
Joe Landauer ... additional editor
Tif Luckenbill ... digital intermediate conform editor

Casting By

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Kate Geller
Jessica Kelly

Production Design by

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Scott Kuzio

Art Direction by

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Miles Michael

Set Decoration by

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Olivia Peebles

Costume Design by

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Carisa Kelly

Makeup Department

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Elvira Gonzalez ... additional makeup artist (as Elvira Gonzalaez)
Kyle Harder ... hair department head
Christine Hooghuis ... makeup department head
Heidi Pakdel ... additional makeup artist (as Heidi Pakdel-Payan)
Mickayla Pence ... additional hair stylist
Jackie Risotto ... key makeup artist
Brittany Romney ... key hair stylist
Kristin Wahl ... hair stylist: Mr. Stiller (as Kristin Berge Wahl)

Production Management

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Danielle Blumstein ... unit production manager
Andrew Hauser ... post-production supervisor
Kerri Hundley ... production supervisor

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

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Scott Bowers ... second assistant director
Tomas Deckaj ... first assistant director
David Tierney Lerner ... second second assistant director

Art Department

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Elizabeth Eggert ... leadman
Luke Green ... on-set dresser
Tori Lancaster ... art department coordinator
Matt Marks ... property master
Nathan Muka ... set dresser
Britni West ... assistant property master

Sound Department

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Claire Bell ... foley recordist
Kate Bilinski ... sound editor
Shaun Brennan ... foley artist
Patrick Cicero ... foley: editor
Heather Fink ... additional boom operator
Joe 'Primo' Heise ... cable
Allison Jackson ... sound mixer
Nick Montalbano ... boom operator
John Moros ... adr supervisor / dialogue editor
Chris Navarro ... adr mixer
Bobby Roelofs ... sound utility
Abigail Savage ... supervising sound editor
Jeff Seelye ... adr recording engineer
Colin Thibadeau ... sound mix producer

Visual Effects by

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Matthew Stamm ... visual effects

Stunts

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Manny Siverio ... stunt coordinator

Camera and Electrical Department

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Cory Barth ... grip
Sara Boardman ... additional assistant camera
Jim Bugge ... gaffer
John Campbell ... best boy electric
Carlos Cicchelli ... dit
Jon Cooper ... second assistant camera: "a" camera
Jimmy DeMarco ... electrician
Shane Duckworth ... camera operator
Michael Fuchs ... camera operator: "a" camera / steadicam operator
Wil Hamlin ... additional electric
Htat Htut ... additional first assistant camera
Stefan Lan ... additional electric
Jon Pack ... still photographer
Paul Schilens ... digital imaging technician
Peter Staubs ... additional second assistant camera
Lydia Sudall ... electrician
Greta Zozula ... first assistant camera: "a" camera

Animation Department

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Matthew Stamm ... animator

Casting Department

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Christine Nelson ... extras casting

Costume and Wardrobe Department

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Heather Carey ... assistant costume designer
Simon Dasher ... set costumer
Missy DiPiero ... costumer
Alexandra Emmons ... wardrobe supervisor
Constance Garcia ... key costumer
Robyn MacKenzie ... assistant costume designer

Location Management

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Kate Cossolotto ... location assistant (as Kate Cossoloto)
Matthew Crothamel ... assistant location manager
Sara Furey ... location scout
Steve Grivno ... location manager
Teddy Schenck ... location scout

Music Department

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John M. Davis ... music editor
Michael Perfitt ... score mixer
Alex Redfern ... composer assistant
Joe Rudge ... music supervisor

Other crew

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Mike Berkowitz ... consigliere: Mike Birbiglia
Greg Bernstein ... legal services
Dustin Bricker ... script supervisor
Rachel Crouch ... assistant: producers, Cold Iron Pictures
Kailyn Dabkowski ... production assistant
Greg Dorris ... creative consultant
Karen Gehres ... epk field producer
Ben Hauck ... stand-in
Heather Hodder ... stand-in: Gillian Jacobs
Adam Kersh ... publicist
Deana LeBlanc ... production assistant
Steve Loff ... production accountant
Karlenna Lombardi ... production assistant
Thomas Maries ... production assistant
Ross Miller ... insurance broker
Nashin Rahman ... production secretary
Keith W. Rodriguez ... production assistant
Lupe Salinas ... production coordinator
Evamarie Sciammetta ... insurance broker
Marisa Taylor ... production assistant
Christine Tulley ... accounts clerk
Bop Tweedie ... set medic
Skylar A. Wilman ... insurance broker
Zach Wolf ... editor: dvd extras
Jonathan Yi ... production assistant: additional photography

Thanks

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Aziz Ansari ... thanks
Rachel Antonoff ... thanks
Judd Apatow ... thanks
John August ... thanks
Elizabeth Banks ... thanks
Vanessa Bayer ... thanks
Jack Black ... thanks
Paul Dano ... thanks
Lena Dunham ... thanks
Bob Dylan ... thanks
Greta Gerwig ... thanks
Nicole Holofcener ... thanks
Mindy Kaling ... thanks
Zoe Kazan ... thanks
Jimmy Kimmel ... thanks
Phil Lord ... thanks
Craig Mazin ... thanks
Cristin Milioti ... thanks
Michael Patrick O'Brien ... thanks (as Mike O'Brien)
Chris Pratt ... thanks
Daniel Radcliffe ... thanks
Paul Rudd ... thanks
Nick Sandow ... thanks
Jason Spiro ... photo courtesy of
Neil Swaab ... thanks
Jorma Taccone ... thanks
Larry Wilmore ... thanks
Zach Woods ... thanks

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Storyline

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Plot Summary

JACK (Keegan Michael Key) & his girlfriend Samantha (Gillian Jacobs) are a perfect couple who are also Teammates on a popular improv group that perform at a struggling comedy spot in NYC. Together, the team has a family like bond but individually they have their personal dreams of being on the weekly television show "This Weekend Live". Written by inhollywoodtv

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Taglines The spotlight's not for everyone. See more »
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Also Known As
  • Place à l'impro (France)
  • Bühne des Lebens (Germany)
  • Iki Kere Düsünme (Turkey, Turkish title)
  • O Holofote Não é Para Todos (Brazil)
  • Не думай дважды (Russia)
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Runtime
  • 92 min
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Box Office

Opening Weekend United States $92,835, 22 Jul 2016

Did You Know?

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Trivia The main cast did two weeks of improv rehearsals before performing in front of live audiences. Footage from their performances were used in the film. See more »
Goofs When Bill reads a Huffington Post article about Jack's casting, it explains that Daniel Radcliffe will be hosting the season premiere. When Lindsay reads a LaughSpin article, it says Ben Stiller will be hosting the season premiere. When the season premiere finally occurs, Lena Dunham hosts. See more »
Movie Connections Featured in Mila Kunis/Mike Birbiglia/A$AP Mob (2016). See more »
Soundtracks The Pursuit of Happiness See more »
Crazy Credits After thanking The Upright Citizens Brigade theater and The Second City, there's a note saying "Thank youuuuuu" referencing the movie's running gag about Bill's father. See more »
Quotes Bill: Your 20s are all about like hope, and then your 30s are all about realizing how dumb it was to hope.
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