King of Comedy

8/10 PG

February 18, 1983 | 01 hr 41 min

King Of Comedy Synopsis

The King of Comedy is a bitterly evil satire of show business. Rupert Pupkins is obsessed with becoming famous so he aims at kidnapping one of the best in the business, Jerry Langford.

Rated PG

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February 20, 2017 by

**De Niro as yet another deluded psycho** De Niro is Rupert Pitkin, a comedian who seeks to be as famous as his hero, Jerry Lewis. Pupkin could be Travis Bickle's equally disturbed brother - both of them living in New York and both of them losing their minds in ... Read More

King Of Comedy Casts

Robert De Niro
Robert De Niro

Rupert Pupkin

Jerry Lewis
Jerry Lewis

Jerry Langford

Diahnne Abbott
Diahnne Abbott

Rita Keane

Shelley Hack
Shelley Hack

Cathy Long

Catherine Scorsese
Catherine Scorsese

Rupert's Mom