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R| 1 hr. 55 min.

Plot Summary
A cultural phenomenon for our time: Spike Lee captures the comic geniuses behind the successful "Kings of Comedy" tour. In the concert feature film "The Original Kings of Comedy," acclaimed director Spike Lee brings his aesthetic sensibility and distinct style to the comedy concert film genre, as he documents the individual talents of Steve Harvey, D.L. Hughley, Cedric The Entertainer, and Bernie Mac and reveals the behind the scenes activities of a tour that continues to sell out arenas.

Cast: Cedric the Entertainer , Steve Harvey , D.L. Hughley , Bernie Mac ,

Director: Spike Lee

Genres: Documentary

Distributor: Paramount Pictures

The Original Kings of Comedy (2000)

Release Date: August 18th, 2000|1 hr. 55 min.

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  • 90
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    A tornado of laughs based on the black experience as lived by these four insightful jokers, instead of as filtered through the Hollywood formula. show more

  • 75
    Peter Stack San Francisco Chronicle

    Can make a person sick in two ways at once -- through its lowdown raunch and through the spasms of laughter that use stomach muscles one might not have known existed. show more

  • 88
    Mike Clark USA Today

    Both the material and the way it's delivered by the movie's comic quartet are so funny. show more

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