{"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:\/\/media.retrojunk.com\/file\/a775f6cd91052743c5f965f1a5191c932bc197693d62599b55f1ff3dab443cee3f567cc98c891f\/image\/f8f_7dc3338d42__536b6cdafc.jpg"}