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Punchline Movie

Movie Review for Punchline

Summary

In this 80’s movie, a man and a woman will help each other in order to become stand-up comedians.

Punchline DVD

DVD Release

The DVD for the movie Punchline was released on July 9, 2002 by Sony Pictures and is rated R.

Plot

In the movie Punchline, Steven Gold is a medical student who is trying to survive in the harsh world of professional medicine. That’s why he decides to make a try as a stand-up comedian.

Lilah Krytsick is the other main character of the film Punchline. She is a housewife that has always dreamt of becoming a stand-up comedian. Will they be able to become successful comedians?

Cast

Lilah Krytsick - Sally Field
Steven Gold - Tom Hanks
John Krytsick - John Goodman
Romeo - Mark Rydell
Madeline Urie - Kim Greist

Trivia

For the movie Punchline, both Sally Field and Tom Hanks practiced their roles as stand-up comedians in different LA clubs.

Although the film Punchline was already completed beforehand, it was launched after “Big” and became a huge commercial success.

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80's Film Facts:

The Movie Punchline was released to theatres on 09/30/1988 by Columbia, and grossed $21,032,000 at the box office in the US.


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