Tag: tv special

Russell Peters: Almost Famous (2016) 6.6

Russell Peters: Almost Famous (2016)

Storyline:Canadian comedy star, Russell Peters, visits Toronto's Massey Hall for a homecoming stand-up comedy performance. Russell returns to his trademark material of ethnic jokes and audience interaction.User Review...

The 93rd Oscars (2021) 3.5

The 93rd Oscars (2021)

Storyline:The top movies of the past year are honored at the 93rd Academy Awards, with Mank (2020), in the lead with 10 nominations, as well as The Father (2020), Judas and the Black Messiah (2021), Nomadland (2020) a...

Aziz Ansari: Buried Alive (2013) 7.3

Aziz Ansari: Buried Alive (2013)

Storyline:Aziz Ansari focuses his unique viewpoint on pending adulthood, babies, marriage and love in the modern era.User Reviews: The core aspect to Aziz Ansari's standup, from his previous specials Dangerously Delic...

56th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards (2021)

Storyline:Over 30 performances from more than 25 artists will take place from three iconic Country Music venues: the Grand Ole Opry House, Nashville's historic Ryman Auditorium and The Bluebird Cafe.User Reviews:

Joe List: I Hate Myself (2020) 7.5

Joe List: I Hate Myself (2020)

Storyline:In his new special, Joe List unpacks his neuroses: He explains what triggers his Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, why it's insane to think anyone can sleep on a plane and his theory that the dental industry is...

Comedy Central Roast of Justin Bieber (2015) 7.3

Comedy Central Roast of Justin Bieber (2015)

Storyline:Several roasters, and the master himself Kevin Hart, make fun of Justin Bieber.User Reviews: It had some funny moments in it. Especially the one with Pete Davidson, Jeffrey Ross and Hannibal Buress made me l...

Trevor Noah: Afraid of the Dark (2017) 7.3

Trevor Noah: Afraid of the Dark (2017)

Storyline:Trevor Noah's Netflix one hour standup special. Amazing comedy covering race in America, immigration politics, international relations and more.User Reviews: As an objective person, I normally scroll through...

Malika the Lion Queen (2021) 7.7

Malika the Lion Queen (2021)

Storyline:The exhilarating & harrowing life of Malika, a lioness of a powerful pride in South Africa's Kruger National Park.User Reviews: Interesting story, but seems as much about belittling the male gender than ...

Valley of the Kings: The Lost Tombs (2021) 6.7

Valley of the Kings: The Lost Tombs (2021)

Storyline:"The Lost Tombs," which will stream on Discovery+ in addition to airing on the Discovery Channel, chronicles the largest excavation in Egypt in 100 years. Dr. Zahi Hawass explores the infamous Valley of the ...

Loyiso Gola: Unlearning (2021) 5.7

Loyiso Gola: Unlearning (2021)

Storyline:South African comedian Loyiso Gola serves up filter-free humor as he riffs about race, identity, politics, and a school prank gone embarrassingly wrong!User Reviews: Normally I can't say I like it, but I wil...

UNLADYLIKE: The Change Makers (2020)

Storyline:Timed with the 2020 women's suffrage centennial, American Masters - Unladylike2020: The Changemakers takes a look at women whose courage and tenacity 100 years ago shaped the political life and future of thi...

When You Wish Upon a Pickle: A Sesame Street Special (2018) 8

When You Wish Upon a Pickle: A Sesame Street Special (2018)

Storyline:After a mysterious Wish Pickle is delivered to Sesame Street, Elmo, Abby and Bert see their wishes to have jobs coming true; the three learn that if they believe in themselves and work hard, they can be anyt...

Louis C.K.: Shameless (2007) 8.6

Louis C.K.: Shameless (2007)

Storyline:Comedy and television star Louis C.K. returns to HBO for an hour of no-holds-barred, adults-only stand-up comedy! Taped before a live audience at the Henry Fonda Theater in Los Angeles, the performance finds...

Nate Bargatze: The Greatest Average American (2021) 7.4

Nate Bargatze: The Greatest Average American (2021)

Storyline:Tennessee-born comedian, actor, and podcast host Nate Bargatze is back with his second hour-long Netflix original comedy special.User Reviews: Nate Bargatze is funny, he will always be. The venue threw me a ...

GameStopped (2021)

Storyline:User Reviews: I don't know why they chose to put in Jim Cramer, paper hands Portnoy or the Robinhood guy in...they literally have 0 to do w/GME or WSB. Some people are just trying to attach themselves to a s...

RebellComedy: Straight Outta the Zo (2021)

Storyline:With their different approaches, these versatile comedians complement each other perfectly and bring outside perspectives to the stage.User Reviews:

Sommore: Chandelier Status (2013) 6.6

Sommore: Chandelier Status (2013)

Storyline:You don't have to call Sommore a "star," she'd rather be known as a "chandelier" - a constant fixture that keeps on shining. In her luminous, new stand-up special, the Undisputed "Queen of Comedy" brings her...

Lewis Black: Red, White and Screwed (2006) 7.8

Lewis Black: Red, White and Screwed (2006)

Storyline:Lewis Black, 'America's foremost commentator on everything,' delivers his comical insights into everything from the State of the Union to Dick Cheney's aim in this stand-up special.User Reviews: I have seen ...

Jo Koy: Don’t Make Him Angry (2009) 7.1

Jo Koy: Don’t Make Him Angry (2009)

Storyline:Hailed as one of today's most gifted young comedians, Jo Koy shows you why in his very own Comedy Central special, "Don't Make Him Angry." Brandishing his energetic physicality and wacky impersnations, Jo Ko...

Oprah with Meghan and Harry: A CBS Primetime Special (2021) 6.6

Oprah with Meghan and Harry: A CBS Primetime Special (2021)

Storyline:Oprah speaks with Meghan, The Duchess of Sussex covering everything from stepping into life as a royal, marriage, motherhood and philanthropic work. They are then joined by Prince Harry, as they speak about ...

Fate: The Winx Saga – The Afterparty (2021) 7

Fate: The Winx Saga – The Afterparty (2021)

Storyline:Join the stars of Netflix's hit series "Fate: : The Winx Saga" as they discuss the show's magic, play trivia and eat hot wings.User Reviews:

Dylan Moran: Off the Hook (2015) 8

Dylan Moran: Off the Hook (2015)

Storyline:Dylan Moran star of Black Books, Shaun of the Dead and Calvary is back with his new stand up show. Expect a master class in comedy when Dylan Moran takes his new show Off The Hook out on the road in 2015.Use...

Dawn French Live: 30 Million Minutes (2016) 6.8

Dawn French Live: 30 Million Minutes (2016)

Storyline:Dawn French takes a live audience on an epic journey through various delights and riches, with the odd irksome tribulation thrown in, as she speaks about the lessons life has taught her, and the things she k...

Sahil Shah: Childish Behaviour (2018) 6.9

Sahil Shah: Childish Behaviour (2018)

Storyline:Sahil Shah is 27 but mentally considers himself as a 3 year old. In his first ever stand up special 'Childish Behaviour', Sahil takes a look at his immature life, the silliness and pointlessness of things ar...