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2.5
24 Ratings

Mr. Saturday Night

Directed by Billy Crystal
United States, 1992
Comedy, Drama

Synopsis

Actor-director Billy Crystal gives a searing portrayal of fictional comic Buddy Young Jr., a classic borscht belt stand-up comedian whose skills can’t sustain a career undermined by his acidic self-loathing.

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Mr. Saturday Night Directed by Billy Crystal

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1993 | Nominee: Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Golden Globes (USA)

1993 | 2 nominations including: Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

1992 | Nominee: Most Promising Actress

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