Tag: comedian

Patton Oswalt: Tragedy Plus Comedy Equals Time (2014) 7.3

Patton Oswalt: Tragedy Plus Comedy Equals Time (2014)

Storyline:Recorded in Spreckels Theater in San Diego, California, comedian Patton Oswalt returns for his 5th feature-length stand-up comedy special.User Reviews: Recorded in Spreckels Theater in San Diego, California,...

The Original Kings of Comedy (2000) 6.9

The Original Kings of Comedy (2000)

Storyline:February 26 and 27, 2000, the Original Kings of Comedy play Charlotte, NC. The themes are Blacks and Whites, men and women, old-school and hip-hop. Steve Harvey emcees, celebrates '70s music and lyrics of lo...

Peter Sellers: A State of Comic Ecstasy (TV Movie 2020) 7

Peter Sellers: A State of Comic Ecstasy (TV Movie 2020)

Storyline:To mark the 40th anniversary of his death, friends, family, colleagues and critics provide an insight into the life of one of the greatest comedians of all time.User Reviews: Starts with the grandson walking...

Funny People (2009) 6.3

Funny People (2009)

Storyline:George is a very successful stand up comedian who learns that he has an untreatable blood disorder and is given less than a year to live. Ira is a struggling up-and-coming stand up comedian who works at a de...

Kids Return (1996) 7.5

Kids Return (1996)

Storyline:Two buddies visit the schoolyard of the high school they used to attend, and remember their young and dumb days. They used to be the bullies in the school, until they find their own ways of life; one as a bo...

"Jamie and Jimmy’s Friday Night Feast" Rob Beckett and a Chinese Buffet (TV Episode 2020)

Storyline:Comedian Rob Beckett helps Jamie and Jimmy create an all-you-can-eat Chinese buffet. Jamie makes a melt-in-your-mouth pie. And Jimmy takes Friday night nibbles to another level.User Reviews:

Crank Yankers (TV Series 2002–2020) 6.2

Crank Yankers (TV Series 2002–2020)

Storyline:A show with real 'crank' phone calls to real victims. Puppets are added as the 'actors' to give visual support to what is happening in the phone calls.User Reviews: This show has recently been released in Ca...

Comedy Central Roast of James Franco (2013) 7.5

Comedy Central Roast of James Franco (2013)

Storyline:It's James Franco's turn to step in to the celebrity hot seat for the latest installment of The Comedy Central Roast.User Reviews:

Paris Holiday (1958) 4.8

Paris Holiday (1958)

Storyline:Comedian Bob Hunter is aided by his French counterpart Fernydel and two beautiful blondes when he is targeted for death by a powerful European counterfeiting ring.User Reviews:

Russell Howard: Recalibrate (2017) 8.0

Russell Howard: Recalibrate (2017)

Storyline:Self-deprecating comic Russell Howard plows ahead through politics, porn, social media and his own shortcomings. Yet he somehow keeps it positive.User Reviews:

Jim Norton: Mouthful of Shame (2017) 6.7

Jim Norton: Mouthful of Shame (2017)

Storyline:Fedoras, mom's underpants, and puppy love all make Jim Norton's s**t list in 'Mouthful of Shame'.User Reviews:

Jay Pharoah: Can I Be Me? (2015) 6.1

Jay Pharoah: Can I Be Me? (2015)

Storyline:Stand up Jay Pharaoh performs his most popular celebrity impressions in this powerhouse comedy special, including hilarious takes on Chris Rock, Dave Chappelle, Jay-Z, Barack Obama and more.User Reviews:

Bob the Drag Queen: Suspiciously Large Woman (2017) 5.8

Bob the Drag Queen: Suspiciously Large Woman (2017)

Storyline:Drag Superstar Bob the Drag Queen arrives purse first and ready to take prisoners in her debut comedy special, Suspiciously Large Woman, fresh off the world premiere at the 2017 Outfest in Los Angeles. No on...

George Lopez: Tall, Dark & Chicano (2009) 5.3

George Lopez: Tall, Dark & Chicano (2009)

Storyline:One of the premier comedic talents in the entertainment industry, George Lopez stars in his second HBO solo special. George Lopez: Tall, Dark & Chicano is a live stand-up special performed in front of a ...

Bill Maher:  (2010) 6.7

Bill Maher: (2010)

Storyline:In front of a live audience at the Raleigh Memorial Auditorium at the Progress Energy Center for the Performing Arts in Raleigh, North Carolina, the Emmy-nominated host of Real Time with Bill Maher performs ...

Funny Bones (1995) 6.7

Funny Bones (1995)

Storyline:Tommy Fawkes wants to be a successful comedian. After his Las Vegas debut is a failure, he returns to Blackpool where his father—also a comedian—started, and where he spent the summers of his childhood.User ...

Jim Gaffigan: Mr. Universe (2012) 7.3

Jim Gaffigan: Mr. Universe (2012)

Storyline:Recorded at the Warner Theater in Washington, DC on February 25th, 2012, Mr Universe follows in the model of Louis CK's Live At The Beacon Theater and has been made exclusively available for online purchase ...

Pete Holmes: Nice Try, the Devil! (2013) 7.3

Pete Holmes: Nice Try, the Devil! (2013)

Storyline:In his first hour-long special on Comedy Central, comedian and podcast host (You Made It Weird) Pete Holmes perfects his signature silliness and really gets into that time Juan won one. While he may look lik...

Jen Kirkman: I’m Gonna Die Alone (And I Feel Fine) (2015) 6.7

Jen Kirkman: I’m Gonna Die Alone (And I Feel Fine) (2015)

Storyline:Jen Kirkman's Netflix produced stand-up special as performed at the North Door in Austin, TexasUser Reviews:

Murder Box (2019) 6.0

Murder Box (2019)

Storyline:A stand up comedian with a brutal alter-ego is interrogated by police about the contents of his hard drive.User Reviews:

Dave Chappelle: The Age of Spin (2017) 7.9

Dave Chappelle: The Age of Spin (2017)

Storyline:Comedy icon Dave Chappelle makes his triumphant return to the screen with a pair of blistering, fresh stand-up specials. Filmed at The Palladium in Los Angeles, California, in March 2016.User Reviews:

Dennis Miller: America 180 Degrees (2014) 1.0

Dennis Miller: America 180 Degrees (2014)

Storyline:Five-time Emmy winner Dennis Miller skewers politics and the Americans who love them in his 9th stand-up comedy specialUser Reviews:

The Big Sick (2017) 7.5

The Big Sick (2017)

Storyline:Pakistan-born comedian Kumail Nanjiani and grad student Emily Gardner fall in love but struggle as their cultures clash. When Emily contracts a mysterious illness, Kumail finds himself forced to face her fei...

George Carlin: Life Is Worth Losing (2005) 7.9

George Carlin: Life Is Worth Losing (2005)

Storyline:Carlin returns to the stage in his 13th live comedy stand-up special, performed at the Beacon Theatre in New York City for HBO®. His spot-on observations on the deterioration of human behavior include Americ...