The Life of Reilly (2007)

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Critic Consensus: The Life of Reilly is a humorous and endearing look at the late comedian.

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"The Life of Reilly" is an adaptation of Mr. Reilly's acclaimed one-man show and was photographed for the screen during Mr. Reilly's final two perfomances of his play in North Hollywood, California. The film takes us through this man's strange, tragic, and hilarious life, from his birth in a humble neighborhood of the Bronx to his retirement in his posh Beverly Hills abode.
Rating: NR
Genre: Comedy , Documentary
Directed By: Frank L. Anderson , Barry Poltermann
Written By: Charles Nelson Reilly , Paul Linke
In Theaters: wide
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Full Review… | February 22, 2012
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Full Review… | November 16, 2011
Time Out
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...he's far more candid recalling his grand delusions in a school play than he is when he gets to Broadway and Hollywood.

Full Review… | March 10, 2009
Entertainment Weekly
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...it's a funny and frequently affecting reminiscence...

Full Review… | March 10, 2009
Chicago Reader
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Life of Reilly is vivid proof that living well, and laughing heartily, can be the best revenge.

Full Review… | March 10, 2009
Variety
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As this entertaining recording of his one-man show reveals, Reilly was a natural raconteur.

Full Review… | March 10, 2009
Time Out
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