R | | Biography, Comedy, Drama
The life and career of a legendary comedian, Andy Kaufman.
The 8x10 glossy of comedian Bruce Smirnoff is clearly visible behind Andy when he is first gigging and bombing at the Melrose Improv. Bruce was a hard luck comic who bombed for many years, and finally became a successful touring professional comedian.
Hello. I am Andy and I would like to thank you for coming to my movie. I wish it was *better*, you know, but... it is so stupid! It's terrible! I do not even like it. All of the most important things in my life are changed around and mixed up for ...
When Andy takes Lynne to the movies, he goes to the snack bar to get some popcorn. The Coca-Cola cups are of the 1990s, not like those of the time setting. In the late 1970s, Coca-Cola was simply called "Coca-Cola" or "Coke". The word 'classic' was not introduced until 1985, after the failure of New Coke.
Jim Carrey's head (as Kaufman) peeks back in during the end credits.
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