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My Favorite Year

A delightful film presenting a poignant portrait of television in the early 1950s. Benjy Stone (Mark Linn-Baker) is a fledgling writer for a live comedy television show hosted by zany, tough, yet soft-hearted King Kaiser (Joseph Bologna). Benjy is assigned… (more)

Released: 1982

Rating: PG

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My Favorite Year - Official Trailer
02:37 — A young 1950's comedy writer is assigned to keep an alcoholic, former matinee idol sober long enough to appear on a live comedy show. O'Toole is wonde (more…)
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A flamboyant star throws a TV comedy show into chaos in My Favorite Year (1982) starring Peter O'Toole.
(Movie Clip) Since The World Was Young
Rehearsing for the TV show, and a momentary reconciliation between the star King (Joseph Bologna) and guest star Alan Swann (Peter O'Toole), from Rich (more…)
(Movie Clip) Truly Plastered
Inebriated guest Alan Swan (Peter O'Toole) arrives as TV star King Kaiser (Joseph Bologna) and staff are sampling clips of his old movies, writer Benj (more…)

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  • Released: 1982
  • Rating: PG
  • Review: A delightful film presenting a poignant portrait of television in the early 1950s. Benjy Stone (Mark Linn-Baker) is a fledgling writer for a live comedy television show hosted by zany, tough, yet soft-hearted King Kaiser (Joseph Bologna). Benjy is assigned… (more)

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