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Punchline

Punchline(1988)

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Brief Synopsis

Drama about the pressurized, often unglamorous world of the stand-up comic, centering around one talented, caustic comedian trying to be discovered, and a suburban housewife yearning to be funny.

Cast & Crew

David Seltzer Director
Sally Field Lilah Krytsick
Tom Hanks Steven Gold
John Goodman John Krytsick
Taylor Negron Albert Emperato
Paul Kozlowski Jerry Petroviak
Barry Sobel Robyn Green
Kim Greist Madeline Urie
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MPAA Ratings:  R Premiere Info: 
Release Date:  1988 Production Date: 
Color/B&W:  Distributions Co:  Sony Pictures Releasing
Sound:  Production Co:  .....Production Company, .....Production Company, Segue Music Inc .....Production Company, Taj Soundworks .....Production Company, Todd-Ao .....Production Company, Glen Glenn Sound Company .....Production Company, Bruce'S Gourmet Catering .....Production Company, Pacific Title & Art Studio .....Production Company, Pmk*Bnc .....Production Company, New York City Mayor'S Office Of Film, Theatre And Broadcasting .....Production Company, .....Production Company, Panavision, Ltd. .....Production Company, Columbia Pictures .....Studio, Mark R Jennings .....Cable Operator, Sony Pictures Releasing .....Domestic Theatrical Distributor, Sony Pictures Releasing International .....Foreign Theatrical Distributor, Sony Pictures Home Entertainment .....Domestic Video Distributor
Duration(mins):  Country:  United States (USA)
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  • Punchline (1988)

    James Higgins 2010-03-13

    55/100. David Seltzer's direction doesn't guide the film along as it should, he doesn't seem to know what direction to go in. . It jumps... MORE>