3 Still Standing - documentary stand-up comics seek fame and fortune in the comedy hotbed of 1980s San Francisco. Contemporaries and close colleagues of superstars Robin Williams, Rob Schneider, Paula Poundstone and Dana Carvey, success seems to be just one great set away for Will Durst, Larry "Bubbles" Brown and Johnny Steele. Today,the trio are still waiting for their big breaks. A 30-year laugh-filled roller-coaster ride through comedy’s boom and bust.
Famous for his witty and politically incorrect social criticism, George Carlin was a hugely popular and award-winning stand-up comic. A new book-length interview offers fascinating insights into his beliefs and creativity.