The Comic

  • 1969
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

This halfhearted attempt to depict the silent era of motion pictures features Van Dyke in an unconvincing portrayal of an egocentric movie comic who is an amalgam of Harry Langdon, Buster Keaton, and Stan Laurel. Early success leads to carousing, drinking, and eventual self-ruination. Van Dyke abuses his friend Rooney (who wears a contact over one eye more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (2 Credits)
Producer (2 Credits)
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Editor (1 Credit)
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Production Designer (1 Credit)
Walter M. Simonds
Set Decorator (1 Credit)
Morris Hoffman
Costumes (1 Credit)
Guy Verhille
Special Effects (1 Credit)
Butler-Glouner, Inc.
Make Up (1 Credit)
Ben Lane

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