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Exclusive: Gregg Turkington Goes To The Edge In Clip From Rick Alverson’s ‘Entertainment’

Exclusive: Gregg Turkington Goes To The Edge In Clip From Rick Alverson's 'Entertainment'

Gregg Turkington‘s comedy isn’t for everyone. Under his guise as sleazy, skeezy, button pushing standup Neil Hamburger, he has perversely offended audiences with his ribald, off-putting show captured on a handful of cult classic records. And while “Entertainment” isn’t about Neil Hamburger, it riffs on a similar persona to hilarious, surreal effect in one of the most distinctive comedies of the year. Today we have an exclusive clip from the film.

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Co-written with Turkington’s “On Cinema At The Cinema” partner Tim Heidecker and director Rick Alverson, “Entertainment” centers on an aging comedian who tours the California desert, lost in a cycle of third-rate venues and novelty tourist attractions, as he makes attempts to reach his estranged daughter.

Co-starring John C. Reilly, Tye Sheridan, Michael Cera, Amy Seimetz and Lotte Verbeek, “Entertainment” opens on VOD, iTunes, and theaters on November 13th. Watch below.

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