Lenny Bruce Without Tears

  • 1972
  • 1 HR 30 MIN
  • NR
  • Documentary

The first documentary on the life and work of comedian Lenny Bruce offers up lengthy TV clips of Bruce in his prime and a rare, and very sad, interview conducted by journalist Nat Hentoff. The fact that filmmaker Fred Baker leaves these segments relatively intact is invaluable for students of classic comedy and collectors of Bruce's work; it also unfortunately...read more

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Lenny Bruce: Without Tears
A close friend who prefers to remember the laughs that Lenny Bruce's memory evokes instead of the tears, profiles the outrageous, groundbreaking comic (more…)
Lenny Bruce: Without Tears
02:05 — The outrageous, groundbreaking comic Lenny Bruce, whose iconoclastic material in a conservative era got him into tragic trouble, is profiled by a clos (more…)

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  • Released: 1972
  • Rating: NR
  • Review: The first documentary on the life and work of comedian Lenny Bruce offers up lengthy TV clips of Bruce in his prime and a rare, and very sad, interview conducted by journalist Nat Hentoff. The fact that filmmaker Fred Baker leaves these segments relatively… (more)

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