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Sitcom broadcast by HBO, created by and starring Larry David as a fictionalised version of himself.

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Do child actors also improvise their roles in Curb Your Enthusiasm?

Curb is famous for having all the actors improvise their roles. But does this also apply to the child actors on the show? For example, it would be very impressive if this scene was improvised.
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What's a “Diamond Lane”?

At 18.17, S4 E6, Larry says: I picked her (a prostitute) up so I can use the diamond lane so I can get the stadium in time for the game What does this mean? Why couldn't he have taken the ...
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Why did “Curb” change from being shot on video to being shot on film? [duplicate]

Why did they do that? I know Curb Your Enthusiasm was a slow motion frame rate video until like 2009 or 2010. Why the change?
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Does Curb's Jason Alexander know Seinfeld's George Costanza is based on Larry David?

In S07E03 of Curb, we hear Jason Alexander saying the following about his character George on Seinfeld: [Jason Alexander:] The character is unlovable. He is a you know, he's a jerky, schmucky ...
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What did Larry David say to Cheryl when they met in a fundraiser in Curb Your Enthusiasm

I recall a scene where Larry David meets Cheryl in a Fundraiser (Season 9 Episode 1) after their breakup or divorce and the fundraiser is called People Against Mutilation and he cracks a hilarious ...
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Is there a formal title for Larry's “lying inspection” bit?

When Larry suspects someone of lying, he inches toward them and "inspects" their face while a song plays. This happens all the time throughout Curb Your Enthusiasm. Is there a name for this?
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What is the whole orchid flower controversy which ends with Ancient Custom & weird look in The Acupuncturist?

In Season 2 Episode 6 Larry thinks Acupuncturist is gay for sending him Orchids Japanese waiter offended when asked about Japanese custom about Orchids when sent by a man to a man in a ...
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What does “dig for diamonds” mean?

In an episode of the 4th season of Curb Your Enthusiasm a black prostitute asks Larry if he wants to "dig for diamonds". Can somebody explain to me the meaning of this slang phrase? I can't find a ...
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Did Susie Greene's pregnancy ever get resolved?

In the season 3 episode Nanny From Hell, Jeff tells Larry that Susie is pregnant, so Larry tries to persuade the Greenes to hire a nanny that he knows. The pregnancy never gets mentioned after that ...
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What are the artistic reasons to shoot “Curb Your Enthusiasm” in a higher frame rate?

What are the artistic reasons to shoot "Curb Your Enthusiasm" in a higher frame rate? It gives me the impress I am watching an old show.
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Why does Leon remain in “Curb Your Enthusiasm”?

I was re-watching "Curb your enthusiasm" 6 (end) & 7(beginning). In end of season 6, Loretta and Larry David are dating (the precise exact season isn't the issue; apologize if i have this ...