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Watch: “No Tip” Clip from “The Comedy,” starring Tim Heidecker, Eric Wareheim, and James Murphy

There's Nothing Good on the Radio Anyway

Jan 27, 2012
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This past week weekend the Sundance Film Festival premiered director Rick Alverson's film The Comedy, starring Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim of the cult nonsense program Tim & Eric Awesome Show, Great Job!. It also happens to feature an acting upstart by the name of James Murphy, who used to be in a little known band called LCD Soundsystem. Earlier this morning a clip of the movie surfaced, which pits Heidecker and Wareheim's characters (with Murphy in the middle) against a hapless taxi driver. Though the official description of the movie follows along the lines of being a "look behind the curtain at the cost of American Utopianism and its uintentional byproduct of numbnessa and disconnect," a more accurate take would be that's it's a honest look at aging hipster laziness and idiocy following a group of Williambrug Brooklynites. Check out the clip below. 

The Comedy (Clip) from rick alverson on Vimeo.

 



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