The Comedy (2012)

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Indifferent to the notion of inheriting his father's estate, a restless, aging New Yorker passes time with his friends in games of mock sincerity and irreverence.


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27 July 2013 | onionsoup321
7
| Hard to Watch but Painfully Real
People say the characters are hard to relate to and be empathetic towards which is completely wrong. If you hate the characters you are empathizing with them because they obviously hate themselves even more than you. With that being said it was very hard to watch some scenes and they dragged on too long, but the feeling of pointlessness in life that so many in this generation feel (including me) makes it understandable why the movie is the way it is. The repetitiveness, hopelessness, and boredom of modern life depicted through a 90 minute movie. All of us are looking for happiness but very few actually find it.

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Opening Weekend USA:

$6,000 11 November 2012

Gross USA:

$41,113

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$41,113

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