4.0
2,960 Ratings

The King of Comedy

Directed by Martin Scorsese
United States, 1982

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Synopsis

When aspiring comic Rupert Pupkin meets his talk show host idol, he sees it as the perfect opportunity for him to reach his dream of stardom. But when he gets rebuffed, Pupkin kidnaps his idol to make sure he gets what he wants.

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The King of Comedy
Directed by Martin Scorsese

Awards & Festivals

Festival de Cannes

1983 | Competition

Locarno International Film Festival

2012 | Premi speciali: Arnon Milchan

Tribeca Film Festival

2013 | Gala

Göteborg Film Festival

2014

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