After losing the title role in a play and being dumped by his girlfriend, James (Jeff Garlin), a frustrated, overweight actor, begins his search for a soulmate after sneaking out of an overeaters anonymous meeting. Heading straight for an ice cream parlor, James meets a woman named Beth (Sarah Silverman). As James and Beth spend more time together, Beth quickly wins over his heart, but James must decide if she creates more problems than she solves. Directed by Jeff Garlin. With Gina Gershon, Bonnie Hunt, Amy Sedaris and Dan Castellaneta. Categories: Comedy, Romance. Year: 2006.
Sarah Silverman in I Want Someone to Eat Cheese With
Penn Jillette and Paul Provenza invite some of thebiggest names in entertainment to give their take on the world's dirtiest joke, an old burlesque routine, too extreme to be performed in public. Comedians, including George Carlin, Whoopi Goldberg, Drew Carey, Gilbert Gottfried, Bob Saget, Paul Reiser and Sarah Silverman, reminisce, analyze, deconstruct the joke before delivering their own raunchy versions. Directed by Paul Provenza. With Jason Alexander, Hank Azaria, Howie Mandel, Jon Stewart, Robin Williams and many more. Categories: Documentary, Comedy. Year: 2005.
Sarah Silverman in The Aristocrats
In this screen adaptation of the hit Broadway rock opera, Mark Cohen (Anthony Rapp), an aspiring film-maker, has lost his performance artist girlfriend, Maureen (Idina Menzel), to an uptight lawyer named Joanne (Tracie Thoms). Mark's roommate Roger (Adam Pascal) is an HIV-positive would-be musician who has misgivings about getting involved with Mimi (Rosario Dawson), an exotic dancer. Tom Collins (Jesse L. Martin), a disgruntled professor, falls for a transgendered street-drummer, Angel (Wilson Jermaine Heredia). Together this group of down and out friends must grapple with poverty, AIDS, suicide, commercialism and artistic stagnation. Directed by Chris Columbus. With Taye Diggs and Sarah Silverman. Categories: Drama, Musical, New York. Year: 2005.
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