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Curb Your Enthusiasm

Curb Your Enthusiasm

  • Premiered: 
    October 15, 2000
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  • Network: HBO
  • Category: Series
  • Genre: Comedy (Sitcom)
  • Type: Live Action
  • Concept: 
    Created by Larry David 
  • Subject Matter:
  • Tags: faux cinema verite; partially improvised

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Plot Synopsis

Cameras follow Larry David (playing himself) at home, at work and around town in Los Angeles as he gets into predicaments with fictional and real-life personalities. Jeff Garlin plays his manager and Cheryl Hines is his wife, but the series is well-known for its appearances by guest celebrities -- sometimes playing themselves, sometimes acting as characters. This program proves how seemingly trivial details of one's day-to-day life -- a trip to the movies, a phone call, a visit from some trick-or-treaters -- can precipitate a Murphy's Law chain of misfortune to hilarious effect, putting Larry into uncomfortable situations that end up alienating him from peers and acquaintances. "Curb Your Enthusiasm" is shot without a script, and the cast is only given scene outlines so that they improvise lines as they go.

CURB YOUR ENTHUSIASM, starring Larry David, returned to HBO for its ninth season on Sunday, October 1, 2017 at 10pm ET/PT, bringing back cast member favorites Cheryl Hines as Cheryl, Jeff Garlin as Jeff, Susie Essman as Susie and J.B. Smoove as Leon, as well as series veterans Richard Lewis, Bob Einstein, Ted Danson and Mary Steenburgen. Also appearing on CURB YOUR ENTHUSIASM this season are Elizabeth Banks, Ed Begley, Jr., Carrie Brownstein, Bryan Cranston, Lauren Graham, Jimmy Kimmel, Nick Offerman, Nasim Pedrad and Elizabeth Perkins. Season 9 directors include Jeff Schaffer, Larry Charles, Robert B. Weide, Jessie Nelson and Bryan Gordon. Asked why he decided to come back, David said, "In the immortal words of Julius Caesar, 'I left, I did nothing, I returned.'"

Season 10 of CURB YOUR ENTHUSIASM premiered on Sunday, January 19, 2020 at 10:30pm ET/PT on HBO. The series continues to prove how seemingly trivial details of one's day-to-day life -- a cold cup of coffee, a stained shirt, a missing toothbrush -- can precipitate a chain of misfortune to hilarious effect. To keep the narrative spontaneous, the series is shot without a script and cast members are given scene outlines and often improvise lines as they go. Returning series regulars include Larry David, Susie Essman, Jeff Garlin, Cheryl Hines, Richard Lewis, and JB Smoove. In the season opener, "Happy New Year," Larry kicks off the new year with new rival Mocha Joe; at a cocktail party hosted by Jeff and Susie, Larry gets roped into lunch plans and has a misunderstanding with a caterer.
On Tuesday, July 21, 2020 Warner Bros. Home Entertainment released CURB YOUR ENTHUSIASM: THE COMPLETE TENTH SEASON on DVD with all ten hilarious episodes as well as bonus content. It is also available to own on Digital via purchase from all major digital retailers. Having received 42 Primetime Emmy nominations and a Golden Globe for Best Television Series, CURB YOUR ENTHUSIASM is without question one of the seminal comedy series of the past 20 years. As candid, unsparing and outrageous as ever, Season 10 finds Larry getting into a series of escalating predicaments as he takes on a major project to spite a new adversary which ends up proving to be an undertaking way more complicated than he anticipated. With cast regulars Jeff Garlin (as manager Jeff Greene), Susie Essman (as Jeff's wife Susie), Cheryl Hines (as Larry's ex-wife Cheryl), JB Smoove (as Larry's live-in friend Leon) and Richard Lewis (as Larry's long-suffering best friend Richard) reprising their roles, the series continues to feature appearances by guests playing themselves or characters. Season 10 also includes returning favorites Ted Danson and Saverio Guerra. Run Time: Approx. 300 minutes. As Larry would say, "this DVD is pretty, pretty, pretty good." This is a MUST OWN for CURB Fans. Buy and binge now! (Click the red "Buy DVDs" button on this page.)

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Production & Distribution

  • Produced by Production Partners, Inc.


  • - Los Angeles, California USA