The Bitter Buddha (2012)

Genres - Culture & Society  |   Sub-Genres - Biography, Standup Comedy  |   Release Date - Feb 15, 2013 (USA - Limited)  |   Run Time - 88 min.  |   Countries - USA  |   MPAA Rating - NR
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Filmmaker Steven Feinartz presents this portrait of alternative comic Eddie Pepitone, who didn't find fame until middle-age, and whose personal struggles with addiction, insecurity, and family dysfunction made achieving his showbusiness goals an especially arduous prospect.

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addiction, comedian, fame, insecurity, stand-up-comedy