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The comedian

Author: Rod SerlingJohn FrankenheimerMartin ManulisMickey RooneyMel TorméAll authors
Publisher: [United States] : Criterion Collection, [2009]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Mickey Rooney portrays an egomaniacal television comedian whose abusive treatment of his co-workers and family is quickly causing his career to spiral out of control.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Rod Serling; John Frankenheimer; Martin Manulis; Mickey Rooney; Mel Tormé; Kim Hunter; Edmond O'Brien; Ernest Lehman; Criterion Collection (Firm)
ISBN: 9781604651782 1604651784
OCLC Number: 472452033
Language Note: Closed captioned.
Notes: Adapted from the novelette by Ernest Lehman.
Originally broadcast live on February 14, 1957 on Playhouse 90.
Cast: Mickey Rooney, Mel Torme, Kim Hunter, Edmond O'Brien.
Description: 1 videodisc (90 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Other Titles: Playhouse 90.
Rod Serling's The comedian
Golden age of television
Responsibility: directed by John Frankenheimer ; produced by Martin Manulis ; written especially for Playhouse 90 by Rod Serling.
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Mickey Rooney portrays an egomaniacal television comedian whose abusive treatment of his co-workers and family is quickly causing his career to spiral out of control.

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