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The king of comedy

Author: Arnon MilchanPaul D ZimmermanMartin ScorseseRobert De NiroJerry LewisAll authors
Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : Widescreen edView all editions and formats
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Talk show host Jerry Langford is kidnapped on his way to the studio by an aspiring stand-up comic who is short on talent but long on ambition. The ransom demand: an appearance on Langford's show to perform his routine.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Comedy films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Teatro
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Arnon Milchan; Paul D Zimmerman; Martin Scorsese; Robert De Niro; Jerry Lewis; Tony Randall; Diahnne Abbott; Sandra Bernhard; Robbie Robertson; Boris Levin; Robert Greenhut; Fred Schuler; Thelma Schoonmaker; Regency Enterprises.; Embassy International Pictures.; Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
OCLC Number: 51489870
Language Note: Closed captioned. English, with optional French and Spanish audio; English and Spanish subtitles.
Notes: Originally released as motion picture in 1982.
Special features: "A shot at the top" making-of featurette; still gallery; theatrical trailer and TV spot.
Credits: Production designer, Boris Leven ; music, Robbie Robertson ; executive producer, Robert Greenhut ; director of photography, Fred Schuler ; editor, Thelma Schoonmaker.
Cast: Robert DeNiro, Jerry Lewis, Tony Randall, Diahnne Abbott, Sandra Bernhard.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG.
Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 109 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD ; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) ; region 1 (NTSC).
Contents: Special features: Anamorphic widescreen presented in a letterbox format --
"A shot at the top" making of featurette --
Still gallery --
Thetrical trailer and TV spot --
Language: English stereo ; English mono ; French mono ; Spanish mono --
Subtitles: English, Spanish.
Other Titles: King of comedy (Motion picture)
Responsibility: Regency ; Embassy International Pictures, N.V ; directed by Martin Scorsese ; produced by Arnon Milchan ; written by Paul D. Zimmerman.

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Talk show host Jerry Langford is kidnapped on his way to the studio by an aspiring stand-up comic who is short on talent but long on ambition. The ransom demand: an appearance on Langford's show to perform his routine.

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