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The Lenny Bruce Performance Film

1965 Rated NR 1hr 5m

Recorded shortly before his death in 1966, this uncut, black-and-white film captures comedian Lenny Bruce toward the end of his brief but influential career, revealing an emotionally fragile performer who could still deliver a laugh. In addition to showcasing Bruce in his onstage element, the film includes the animated cartoon "Thank You, Masked Man," which features Bruce's trademark musings about the Lone Ranger and his sidekick, Tonto.

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Cast: Lenny Bruce

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Movie Details

John Magnuson
Comedy, Stand-Up
This movie is
Raunchy, Witty
Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Filmed in B&W; color; interactive menus; scene access.