• The Clapper (2018)

The Clapper

Release Date: January 26th, 2018

DVD Release Date: March 6th, 2018

R |1 hr 29 min

Plot Summary

Eddie Krumble works as a paid audience member for infomercials and experiences a whirlwind of overnight fame after a late-night talk show host publicizes his frequent infomercial appearances.

Cast: Ed Helms, Tracy Morgan, Amanda Seyfried, Leah Remini, Adam Levine, Brenda Vaccaro, Charles Halford, Russell Peters

Director: Dito Montiel

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Oriah Entertainment

Ratings & Reviews

  • 38
    Roger MooreMovie Nation

    The Clapper isn’t hateful, which is a huge step up for Montiel. It’s merely puerile, insipid, clumsy with only the barest hints of believeability. show more

  • 34
    Jacob OllerPaste Magazine

    The Clapper is just so boring and corny that all the audience can do is either feel bad for Helms or disingenuously applaud his unsuccessful efforts, mimicking his character’s chosen vocation. show more

  • 50
    Sheri LindenThe Hollywood Reporter

    Montiel treats his story's happily unsung oddballs with sincere affection. He doesn't hold them up to ridicule, or insist that they snap out of their quirkiness and conform. But he doesn't quite know what to do with them. show more

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