From the early '90s until the end of the stand-up boom, the comedy club All Jokes Aside kept appreciative audiences in Chicago's South Loop howling, and gave early breaks to an all-star roster of talent. The club's rise and checkered fall is recapped in this documentary boasting testimony from such performers and fans as Steve Harvey, Cedric the Entertainer, D.L. Hughley, Carlos Mencia, Bill Bellamy, JB Smoove, Aries Spears, and many others. 84 min. Soundtrack: English.