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Lenny Bruce: Without Tears

  • Runtime: 1 hr. 25 min.
  • Genres: Biography, Standup Comedy, Comedy

Synopsis

[[Performer~P9126~Lenny Bruce~lennybruce]] was a stand-up comic (though he frequently sat down do deliver his monologues) whose work in the early '50s electrified the intellectual community of his time. It is not just that he was foul-mouthed; many contemporaries were that. It was his daring inclusion of political observations and social commentary into his act which edified as often as it resulted in gales of wry laughter. As he grew more famous, his big-city, hip decadence, and his political...more

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