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Upright Citizens Brigade (1998)
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Upright Citizens Brigade (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Upright Citizens Brigade is an improvisational comedy and sketch comedy group that emerged from Chicago's ImprovOlympic in 1990. The most recent incarnation consists of Matt Besser, Amy Poehler, Ian Roberts, and Matt Walsh. The original incarnation of the group consisted of Besser, Ali Farahnakian, Drew Franklin, Adam McKay, Roberts, Rick Roman, and Horatio Sanz. Other early members included Neil Flynn, Armando Diaz, and Rich Fulcher.
Style: humorous, not serious, surreal, parody, offbeat, odd
Plot: comedian, chaos, squad, disorder, silly humor, chaos and mayhem, drugs, religion, insanity, absurd humor, joke, surrealism, satire, irreverence, absurdism, social satire, bomb squad, actress playing multiple roles, bong, comedienne
Time: 90s
Place: usa

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Upright Citizens Brigade: Asssscat (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 61 min.
Story: On the heels of their enormously popular TV show, the Upright Citizens Brigade (Matt Besser, Amy Poehler, Ian Roberts, Matt Walsh) bring you Asssscat - an unparalleled improv comedy juggernaut. Beginning with a suggestion from the audience, a guest ...
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Place: usa, los angeles, california
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The UCB Show (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
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Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
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Duration: 30 min.
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Duration: 30 min.
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