Plot: Barry Crimmins is pissed. His hellfire brand of comedy has rained verbal lightning bolts on American audiences and politicians for decades, yet you’ve probably never heard of him. But once you’ve experienced Bobcat Goldthwait’s brilliant character portrait of him and heard Crimmins’s secret, you will never forget him. From his unmistakable bullish frame came a scathingly ribald stand-up style that took early audiences by force. Through stark, smart observation and judo-like turns of phrase, Crimmins’s rapid-fire comedy was a war on ignorance and complacency in ’80s America at the height of an ill-considered foreign policy. Crimmins discusses another side of his character, revealing in detail a dark and painful past that inspired his life-changing campaign of activism in the hope of saving others from a similar experience. Interviews with comics like Margaret Cho and Marc Maron illustrate Crimmins’s love affair with comedy and his role in discovering and supporting the development of …
Genre: Documentary | Biography | Comedy
Directed by: Bobcat Goldthwait
Starring: Margaret Cho, Lenny Clarke, Randy Credico
Release Name: Call.Me.Lucky.2015.BDRip.x264-WiDE
Size: 635 MB
Video: MKV | 720×302
Audio: English | AAC | 160 kbps
Runtime: 105 minutes