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4.0
3,113 Ratings

The King of Comedy

Directed by Martin Scorsese
United States, 1982
Comedy, Drama

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

Cannes Film Festival

1983

Locarno International Film Festival

2012

Tribeca Film Festival

2013

Göteborg Film Festival

2014

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