It’s no secret that sometimes comedy is taken a bit too seriously. Comedy obsessives love not just the jokes, but the mechanics and emotions of the comedy world. There are a raft of comedy documentaries exploring comedy and comedians, but do they really have anything significant to add to the discussion? This series looks at comedy documentaries and whether they’re interesting, insightful, and possibly even…funny?
Heckler had the makings of a brilliant film. Though it’s never fun to be at a show where someone heckles, stories about awful hecklers are always funny, and every comic has at least one good tale about a vicious audience member. Though there are [...]