The King of Comedy

The King of Comedy (1982)

It's No Laughing Matter.

  • Genre: Crime, Comedy, Drama
  • Release Date: 1982-12-18
  • User Rating: 7.8/10 from 1354 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 49min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Embassy International Pictures
  • Production Country: United States of America
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Aspiring comic Rupert Pupkin attempts to achieve success in show business by stalking his idol, a late night talk-show host who craves his own privacy.

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    Production Arnon Milchan Producer
    Art Boris Leven Production Design
    Directing Martin Scorsese Director
    Production Robert F. Colesberry Production Manager
    Production Robert F. Colesberry Associate Producer
    Production Robert Greenhut Executive Producer
    Camera Fred Schuler Director of Photography
    Writing Paul D. Zimmerman Writer
    Editing Thelma Schoonmaker Editor
    Production Thelma Schoonmaker Production Supervisor
    Production Cis Corman Casting
    Crew Barbara De Fina Post Production Supervisor
    Production Amy Sayres Location Coordinator
    Costume & Make-Up Richard Bruno Costume Design
    Sound Dick Vorisek Sound Re-Recording Mixer
    Crew Edward Garzero Scenic Artist
    Costume & Make-Up Philip Goldblat Makeup Artist
    Sound Frank E. Warner Supervising Sound Editor
    Art George DeTitta Sr. Set Decoration
    Art Edward Pisoni Art Direction
    Art Lawrence Miller Art Direction
    Editing Richard Candib First Assistant Editor
    Sound Robbie Robertson Original Music Composer
    Sound Robbie Robertson Music Producer
    Camera Ted Churchill Steadicam Operator
    Production Shelley Houis Production Office Coordinator
    Art Daniel Robert Set Decoration
    Camera Lorey Sebastian Still Photographer
    Production Sylvia Fay Extras Casting
    Directing Lewis Gould Second Assistant Director
    Camera Garrett Brown Steadicam Operator
    Sound Tom Fleischman Sound Re-Recording Mixer
    Costume & Make-Up Lyndell Quiyou Hairstylist
    Directing Roberta Hodes Script Supervisor
    Lighting William Ward Gaffer
    Camera Dick Mingalone Camera Operator
    Costume & Make-Up Mary Ellen Winston Assistant Costume Designer
    Crew Carlos Quiles Carpenter
    Sound Les Lazarowitz Sound Mixer
    Art Jimmy Raitt Property Master
    Art Dan Perri Title Designer
    Crew Harold 'Whitey' McEvoy Transportation Captain
    Costume & Make-Up William Loger Costume Supervisor
    Sound Vito L. Ilardi Boom Operator
    Editing Donah Bassett Negative Cutter
    Directing Scott Maitland First Assistant Director
    Camera Norman Buck Key Grip
    Lighting James Fitzpatrick Best Boy Electric
    Editing Robert Raring Color Timer
    Camera Sandy Brooke First Assistant Camera
    Camera Ricki-Ellen Brooke Second Assistant Camera
    Art Joe Williams Sr. Construction Grip