The Pod Bay Doors Podcast, Episode #27: The King of Comedy (1982)

| January 15, 2018

Their names are Doug and Jerry.
They live in a world of make believe.
Nobody can remember their names.
Buy by 11:30 tonight, the whole world will know that THEY are the new King of Comedy.

You may not know their names but you certainly know the movie they’re discussing this week, it is the much debated, the much reviled and the much re-evaluated Martin Scorsese 1982 near-masterpiece THE KING OF COMEDY.

Better to be a king for a night then a schmuck for a lifetime.

Here is the clip from The Errand Boy that Jerry mentions @ 1:13:55 –

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Jerry Roberts is a film critic and operator of two websites, Armchair Cinema and Armchair Oscars.