Entertainment Robin Williams Documentary 'Come Inside My Mind' Shares Heartbreaking Rare Footage of the Comedian

06:08  08 june  2018
06:08  08 june  2018 Source:   etonline.com

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Robin Williams was a complex comedian both onstage and off stage. A new trailer for the upcoming HBO documentary Robin Williams : Come Inside My Mind dropped on Thursday, featuring rare footage of the late comedian electrifying audiences with his

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Robin Williams was a complex comedian both onstage and off stage.

A new trailer for the upcoming HBO documentary Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind dropped on Thursday, featuring rare footage of the late comedian electrifying audiences with his stand-up routines as well as speaking about his personal issues.

"For me, stand-up is survival," he notes. "For me, that's jazz, that's what I have to do."

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An intimate look into the life and work of Robin Williams , the master of stage and comedy . "You're only given a little spark of madness and if you lose that

A new trailer for the upcoming HBO documentary ' Robin Williams : Come Inside My Mind ' dropped on Thursday, featuring rare footage of the late comedian electrifying audiences with his stand-up routines as well as speaking about his personal issues.

"I don't tell jokes. I just use characters as a vehicle for me," he also says.

Robin Williams looking at the camera © HBO

The upcoming documentary explores his extraordinary life and career, and includes home movies and interviews with a few of his close friends, including Billy Crystal, Eric Idle, Whoopi Goldberg, David Letterman, Steve Martin, Pam Dawber and his son, Zak Williams.

"My father didn't always feel he was succeeding," Zak, who bears a striking resemblance to his father, says. "But he was the most successful person I know."

The documentary also doesn't shy away from the late comedian's issues with alcohol and drugs, as well as his fear of abandonment as a child. 

Williams committed suicide in 2014. He was 63 years old. 

Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind, directed by Marina Zenovich, debuts on July 16 on HBO.

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A funny, intimate and heartbreaking portrait of one of the world’s most beloved and inventive comedians , ROBIN WILLIAMS : COME INSIDE MY MIND will debut MONDAY, JULY 16, exclusively on HBO. Told largely through Williams ’ own words.

The documentary titled Robin Williams : Come Inside My Mind includes rare footage of Williams on stage where he reduced audiences to tears with his quick-fire routines and range of characters.

In March, Dawber -- Williams' Mork & Mindy co-star -- shared fond memories of her relationship with the late comedian, though also alleged in a a biography about Williams titled Robin that she was repeatedly subjected to his sexual behavior on set.

"I really loved Robin and Robin really loved me. We just clicked," she said.

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