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The Last Laugh on Netflix : Laughing in the wrinkled neck

come on, dude – you're a fucking traitor, once a well-known film title to fall back on the fate. The skin is withered, the butt, the heart is flabby, equal, not to mention the brain. And then born to be stuck Late in the early in increase to perform in the elderly repository, where you ballet the sociable water the goodbye grin. No wonder the retired artist agent Al advertising in the face of a DVD from the "Palm Sunshine" three looks like a chicken, when it thunders.

basking in The Netflix Film "The Last Laugh" starts, therefore, at the end of life, when the time filled in rather than is used. Even in this posh pensioner's residence, the last Laugh remains so deep in the wrinkled throat. As well, that Al clients Buddy meets his Ex again, the the expensive rest of the ramp schönkifft with medically prescribed Grass, an evening show of a magician to Jazz, however, is just lazy and stupid. The seventy-somethings decide, therefore, to want it again know: Exactly 50 years after the withdrawal of the Comedy stage at the old Al organized the senior Buddy for a Comeback Tour.

And it's not – no, no, no, as it must. Unlike in such Melodramedys usual, does not fail the retrained Fußdoktor on the changed spirit of the times; to be humorous on the borderline between self-destruction and the edge of the group stereotypes excites the audience without faxing of the Sit – time is more like before the Hipsters in Chicago, times less, as before, Rednecks in Texas, but always with a backbone and style. Directed by screenwriter Greg Pritikin ("Dummy"), the Soundtrack defines the term of the Showrunners new, the result is a road movie, hard on the edge of the Rührstücks.

Two stubborn heads on Tour

That it protrudes only rarely, is mainly due to the main characters. In spite of some excursions into the grimas his Griswold sieren-era Chevy Chase shines as a fighter against the own insignificance, the intensity of Richard Dreyfuss as a hedonistic Standup is outbid Veteran. After your boarding, half-way from L. A. to New York Andie MacDowell is used primarily in the Mediation of two stubborn heads; however, this can also reduce the magic of this bead.

Similar to the last, the same age Michael Douglas and Alan Arkin in "The Kominsky Method" when the same streaming service, get rid of Chase and Dreyfuss finally, on such an intimate nature of their Hollywood-trained vanity, "The Last Laugh" is no good as a training film for the life-hungry ageing in Dignity. In the ambience of Viagra-jokes and Vintage Motels he likes as well as a funny portrait of the American Comedy scene to go through; however, this is a captivating story about the struggle for existence of two unravels dial fossil in the smartphone age, the buddies mega career start missed in the Late Night Show Ed Sullivan a half-century later, his grandson, Jimmy Fallon want to do.

Whether it works remains to be seen. But with what Ardor these well-ripened 1940s vintages of the digital accelerated present, makes "The Last Laugh" the most beautiful Road Movie ever since the unpretentious wine connoisseur-travel "Sideways" at a time when on the screen something without continuing with the super heroes of success. "I am big," replies Buddy on As a side blow, he would have a giant of stage humour, "my jokes are small". Are you, in fact. But in times of rampant Megalomania ends comes true Format increasingly in a small way. Jan Friday

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