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The Funny Farm (1983)

07/01/1983 (US) DramaComedy 1h 34m
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Welcome to the comedy club where young comics make every night riot night. Now, they're taking their act to the streets.


The laughs are nonstop as a gang of ambitious young comics strives to make it in the exciting world of stand-up comedy at the famous comedy club in L.A., The Funny Farm. These budding comedy stars are as crazy offstage as they are on: Miguel, America s funniest illegal alien ; Miles, who can t decide if he s a black comic or a comic who happens to be black; Bruce, whose manic act borders on insanity; and Peter, the intense political satirist. The Funny Farm is a hilarious and insightful look into those who live the lives of comedians. Starring comedy superstar Howie Mandel (Walk Like a Man, Deal or No Deal, America s Got Talent), game show legend Jack Carter (The Hollywood Squares, Match Game) and the great Eileen Brennan (Private Benjamin).

  1. Ron Clark

    Director, Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Miles Chapin

    Miles Chapin

    Mark Champlin

  2. Peter Aykroyd

    Stephen Croft

  3. Howie Mandel

    Howie Mandel

    Larry Pound

  4. Tracey E. Bregman

    Tracey E. Bregman

    Amy Lowell

  5. Jack Blum

    Jack Blum

    Peter Bowman

  6. Maurice LaMarche

    Maurice LaMarche


  7. Mike MacDonald

    Bruce Nutter

  8. Derek McGrath

    Derek McGrath


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The Funny Farm

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget -

Revenue -


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