Passed | | Comedy, Drama
A young comic plays second-rate nightclubs and chintzy resorts in his struggle to break into the big time.
Milton Berle was a frequent patron of Lindy's Restuarant on Broadway - perhaps one reason it is featured so prominently in this film.
Kip, I hope you didn't think I was giving you the rush act.
Kipling 'Kip' Cooper: I don't know what to think. Look, honey, we got a good thing. Let's keep it simple, huh?
Fay Washburn: I'm not complaining.
Kipling 'Kip' Cooper: Then don't. This is me, Fay. For better or for worse. Great line, huh?
Fay Washburn: Yeah. ...
When Kip Cooper (Milton Berle) asks his agent Wilson (Lloyd Gough) to call Eddie Eagen (Bert Lahr) about replacing him in the show, Wilson picks up the phone and starts talking without dialing.
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