VIDEO: Why 3% of Albert Brooks’ Brain Is All We Could Hope For

by | July 22, 2014
It’s Albert Brooks’ birthday, and our gift to you is three-and-a-half minutes from Defending Your Life that distills his subtle profundity down to its life-and-death essence.

In three and a half minutes, this scene from Defending Your Life distills Albert Brooks’ subtle profundity down to its life-and-death essence. What if the afterlife is about growth rather than reward? And what happens when we start using more than 5% of our brains? And is Artie’s appearance in this clip a year before The Larry Sanders Show debuted proof that we really do relive our lives until we get it right?