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The Improv: 50 Years Behind the Brick Wall (2013)

PG-13
TV Special | 60 min | Documentary, Comedy

Several comic greats pay tribute to the legendary stand-up stage founded by Budd Friedman in 1963.
Cinematographers
Ken Fuhr | Rick Walker (as Richard Walker)
Editor
Phil Tangel (as Philip Tangel)
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Updated Dec 6, 2013

Release date
Dec 6, 2013 (United States)

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Budd Friedman
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Dave Attell
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Richard Belzer
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George Carlin
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Jim Carrey
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Mark Cohen
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Allen Covert
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Billy Crystal
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Michael Patrick King
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Larry Miller
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Richard Pryor
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Don Rickles
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Joan Rivers
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Adam Sandler
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Nancy Shayne
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Jon Stewart
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Robin Williams
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7.1 / 10 | 268 votes