Phunny Business: A Black Comedy
Writers: Raymond C. Lambert, John P. Davies
Director: John P. Davies
Producers: Reid Brody, John Davies, Raymond Lambert
In category: Documentary


Exact Runtime 
01 hr : 21 min : 00 sec

Date of Completion 
December 2010

Country of Production 





For a decade, Chicago’s ALL JOKES ASIDE was one of the preeminent comedy clubs in the country and gave early exposure and early paychecks to many of the nations most important young comedians including: Steve Harvey, Chris Rock, Jamie Foxx, MoNique, Dave Chappelle, Cedric The Entertainer, D.L. Hughley, Mike Epps, Aries Spears, Adele Givens, Carlos Mencia, Bill Bellamy, Deon Cole, JB Smoove, and Bernie Mac to name a few. PHUNNY BUSINESS: A BLACK COMEDY chronicles the rise and fall of All Jokes Aside and salutes the legendary showcase for it’s major contribution to comedy history.




Screening Time & Venue


Time / Date



1:30 PM     Sun, Oct 30

screens with


Laemmle Sunset 5: Theater 5

$12.50 Matinee