R | | Comedy, Drama
When seasoned comedian George Simmons learns of his terminal, inoperable health condition, his desire to form a genuine friendship causes him to take a relatively green performer under his wing as his opening act.
The cameo by James Taylor, at the MySpace show, at which George and Ira perform, was originally intended for Bruce Springsteen.
You son of a bitch! Why didn't you tell me George Simmons wanted us to write jokes for him?
During the fight scene on the lawn, a cameraman becomes visible.
Judd Apatow's daughter's cover of Memory is played during the credits.
$22,657,780 (USA) (2 August 2009)
$51,855,045 (USA) (17 September 2009)
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