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Misery Loves Comedy (2015)

Misery Loves Comedy poster
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $19,634Details
International Box Office $100Details
Worldwide Box Office $19,734
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Jimmy Fallon, Tom Hanks, Amy Schumer, Jim Gaffigan, Judd Apatow, Lisa Kudrow, Larry David, and Jon Favreau are among over 60 famous funny people featured in this hilarious twist on the age-old truth: misery loves company. In-depth, candid interviews with some of the most revered comedy greats who each share their unique path and a life devoted to making strangers laugh. With anecdotes and insights from the comedy underbelly that reveal a performer’s deep desire to connect with audiences, Kevin Pollak’s Misery Loves Comedy is the art of humor that details a comedian’s rare ability to help us understand life as only they can.


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 13,401-13,500) 13,451 $19,634
All Time International Box Office (Rank 12,401-12,500) 12,441 $100
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 18,301-18,400) 18,386 $19,734
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies (Rank 5,901-6,000) 5,906 $19,634

See the Box Office tab (Domestic) and International tab (International and Worldwide) for more Cumulative Box Office Records.

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: April 24th, 2015 (Limited) by TriBeca Films
International Releases: October 23rd, 2015 (Wide) (United Kingdom)
Video Release: April 14th, 2015 by Tribeca
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 95 minutes
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Keywords: Early / Simultaneous Video on Demand release, Actors Making Their Directorial Debut, Directing Yourself, Stand-Up Comedy
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual
Production Companies: Heretic Films, NewAley Pictures
Production Countries: United States


Jimmy Fallon    Himself
Amy Schumer    Herself
Judd Apatow    Himself
Steve Coogan    Himself
Maria Bamford    Herself
Jim Gaffigan    Himself
Larry David    Himself
Tom Hanks    Himself
Jon Favreau    Himself
Lisa Kudrow    Herself

For a description of the different acting role types we use to categorize acting perfomances, see our Glossary.

Production and Technical Credits

Kevin Pollak    Screenwriter
John Varhous    Screenwriter
Becky Newhall    Producer
Burton Richie    Producer
Barry Katz    Producer
Ben Galecki    Executive Producer
Ashton Newhall    Executive Producer
Liz Davidson    Executive Producer
Jess Ravich    Executive Producer
Dylan King    Associate Producer
Rob Legato    Editor
Kevin Pollak    Editor
Dylan King    Editor
Katie Legato    Assistant Editor
Michael Legato    Assistant Editor
Jonathan Fallik    Assistant Editor
Adam McDaid    Director of Photography
Jaime Fox    Script Supervisor
Joseph Roddey    Line Producer
Brett Brooke    Sound Mixer
David Hocs    Sound Mixer
Kahung Chu    Sound Mixer
Beau Gourley    Sound Mixer
Joe Roddey    First Assistant Director

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April 24th, 2015

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2015/04/24 80 $5,250   1 $5,250   $5,250 1

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2015/04/24 90 $5,434   1 $5,434   $5,434 1
2015/05/01 68 $7,045 +30% 8 $881   $12,479 2
2015/05/08 81 $2,875 -59% 4 $719   $15,354 3
2015/05/15 89 $1,914 -33% 3 $638   $17,268 4
2015/05/22 97 $1,527 -20% 4 $382   $19,155 5
2015/05/29 97 $479 -69% 1 $479   $19,634 6

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Box Office
United Kingdom 10/23/2015 $100 1 1 1 $100 10/28/2015
International Total$100 10/28/2015

International Cumulative Box Office Records

Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records

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