Call Me Lucky
Comedy • 2015 • 1 hr 46 min
A wonderful story of a comedian's comedian. Don't look anything up about this movie before watching.
Very well made and some of its humour is great if youre familiar with the times. Way bigger than I expected
This documentary went deeper than I thought it would, very good though.
Solid documentary. Some genuinely heart wrenching stuff, and Barry Crimmins is super likable.
An intimate tribute to an almost unknown comedian who failed at stand-up but succeeded in life by helping anyone who needed it
Good but not memorable - I no longer remember it, some 3 months later.
Shame what this guy was put through, silver lining is that we got a very good documentary out of it
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