Mr. Saturday Night Movie Review Summary

Actors: Billy Crystal, David Paymer, Julie Warner, Helen Hunt

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Billy Crystal plays Buddy Young, an aging comic who doesn't realize his time has past him by. Now he's barely getting any gigs and is stuck with telling jokes in retirement homes. Finally the reality starts to set in and he takes stock of his life. He realizes how cruel and dismissive he's been to his best friend and daughter over the years. This is a touching and genuine heartfelt comedy for all ages. Written and directed by Billy Crystal.
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Plot & Themes

Time/era of movie:    -   1980's-1999 Inner struggle or disability    -   Yes Struggle with    -   learns to be more sensitive

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   comedian Age:    -   60's-90's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White American Unusual characteristics:    -   Extremely cynical or arrogant


United States    -   Yes The US:    -   Southeast

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   generic/vague references to death/punishment Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   vague references only    -   kissing    -   actual description of sex Any profanity?    -   Some foul language

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