WIDE - It's a small, hip New York nightclub.
"And the bird says..."
"And the lion goes..."
"And that's the way it goes!"
Thank you. Goodbye!
Ladies and Gentlemen!
conga drums, a phonograph... it all goes into a big bulky
So, Mr. Besserman, same slot
Eh, I dunno... Andy. I'm...
thinkin' of letting you go...
You're firing me??
You don't even pay me!
Look -- I don't wanna seem
insulting. But... your act is like
puppets... playing records...
A stunned beat. Andy is hurt.
What do you want? "Take my wife,
traffic. Do impressions. Maybe a
little blue material...
I don't swear. I -- I don't do what
everyone else does!
Well, everyone else gets this place
cookin'! Pal, it's hard for me to
move the booze when you're singin'
"Pop Goes The Weasel."
Andy stares, disheartened.
I'm sorry. You're finished here.
Man on the Moon (1999)
Synopsis: Jim Carrey stars as the late Andy Kaufman, who was considered one of the most innovative, eccentric and enigmatic performers of his time. A master at manipulating audiences, Kaufman could generate belly laughs, stony silence, tears or brawls. Whether inviting the audience out for milk and cookies or challenging women to inter-gender wrestling matches, he specialized in creating performances so real that even his close friends were never sure where the truth lay.