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The Next Big Thing

2006 Rated NR 2hr 45m

This unique documentary pulls back the curtain on the competitive world of stand-up comedy, following the careers of six budding comics as they set out to fulfill the dream of becoming the Next Big Thing. Shot over an 18-month period, from Los Angeles to Montreal, the film chronicles the ups and downs of Laurie Elliott, Nikki Payne, Dave Martin and others as they go from killing the audience on one night to dying on stage the next.

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Movie Details

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

Color; interactive menus; scene access.