Milos Forman's biopic about Andy Kaufman stars Jim Carrey as the unpredictable performer, who frequently blurred the line between reality and comedy. Discussion between films with screenwriters Scott Alexander and Larry Karaszewski and actor Danny DeVito.
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MAN ON THE MOON
1999, Universal, 118 min, USA, Dir: Milos Forman
Audiences never knew quite what to think about Andy Kaufman, and this biopic from the creative team behind THE PEOPLE VS. LARRY FLYNT will also keep you guessing. Jim Carrey earned a Golden Globe for his performance as the comedian, shifting effortlessly between such Kaufman personas as Latka Gravas of TV’s “Taxi,” lounge singer Tony Clifton and inter-gender wrestling champion. Costarring Danny DeVito (who also produced the film) and Paul Giamatti, and featuring the music of R.E.M.
Screening format: DCP
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