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American: The Bill Hicks Story

Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 46 min.

Plot Summary
This biographical documentary about stand-up comic Bill Hicks uses a photo-animation technique to tell the story of his rise to fame. Through archival material, footage of his routines and interviews with the people who knew him -- including filmmaker Kevin Booth, childhood friend and comedian Dwight Slade and members of his family -- we discover how Hicks emerged from his Southern Baptist upbringing to become one of the most famous performers in America.

Cast: Bill Hicks , Kevin Booth , John Farneti , Lynn Hicks , Mary Hicks , Steve Hicks , Andy Huggins , David Johndrow

Directors: Matt Harlock , Paul Thomas

Genres: Documentary

Distributor: Variance Films

American: The Bill Hicks Story (2010)

Release Date: April 8th, 2011|1 hr. 46 min.

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