Review: ‘Jim Gaffigan: Noble Ape’ puts affable comedian on the big screen

“Jim Gaffigan: Noble Ape” is a filmed version of the actor-comedian’s sixth stand-up special, recorded live last October at the Wilbur Theatre in Boston. And by “filmed,” I mean that director Jeannie Gaffigan, who co-wrote the quite funny material …

“Jim Gaffigan: Noble Ape” is a filmed version of the actor-comedian’s sixth stand-up special, recorded live last October at the Wilbur Theatre in Boston.

And by “filmed,” I mean that director Jeannie Gaffigan, who co-wrote the quite funny material with husband Jim, simply aimed her cameras at the...