{"title":"The Cable Guy","dateDebut":"1996","dateEnd":null,"description":"If you think Jim Carrey's comedy is an acquired taste, think of The Cable Guy as a potent bottle of bittersweet wine. The film has a lingering aftertaste, but it is just a bit too dark, a bit too extreme to invite another serving. On the other hand, you've got to give Carrey some credit for risking his $20-million paycheck (and a big chunk of box-office revenue) on this black comedy. A needy, psychologically unbalanced cable-television installer (Carrey) forces his friendship upon an unsuspecting bachelor (Matthew Broderick) who has just broken up with his fianc","leadImageMedUrl":"https:\/\/distro-1.retrojunk.com\/secure\/46226d5ea87371a27d1c772627531d04e20d18b58dd0fb765041e5f9e14d9146a200df\/image\/f8f_7dc3338d42__536b6cdafc.jpg"}