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Comedy Central Roast of Pamela Anderson (2005 Documentary)
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Comedy Central's best roasters and stand up comedians take a whack at actor/model Pamela Anderson. (90 mins.)
Director: Joel Gallen
 
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Rowan Atkinson: Not Just a Pretty Face (1992 Documentary)
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Rowan Atkinson and Angus Deayton in Boston doing a live performance of the same styles of humor we've seen in Mr... (55 mins.)
Director: Thomas Schlamme
 
3.
Dave Attell: Captain Miserable (2007 Documentary)
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Dave Attell Performs stand up comedy at the Lincoln Theater in Washington D.C. (58 mins.)
Director: Beth McCarthy
 
4.
Lewis Black: Black on Broadway (2004 Documentary)
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Lewis Black goes on tirade after tirade about stupidity in America. He covers everything from corporate greed and Martha Stewart to WMDs and homeland security (58 mins.)
Director: Paul Miller
 
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Lewis Black: Red, White and Screwed (2006 Documentary)
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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. (60 mins.)
Director: Paul Miller
 
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Lewis Black Unleashed (2003 Video)
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(116 mins.)
 
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Jim Breuer: Hardcore (2002 Documentary)
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Comedy special starring Jim Breuer. A must see if you are a fan of the Breu-ster. (60 mins.)
Director: Paul Miller
Stars: Jim Breuer
 
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Heavy Metal Comedy (2002)
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Jim Bruer's Heavy Metal Comedy was born on December 9th, 2000 when Jim unleashed his Rock-n-Comedy assault on an unsuspecting... (95 mins.)
Director: Adam Dubin
 
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George Carlin: Complaints & Grievances (2001 Documentary)
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In "Complaints & Grievances," George Carlin's 12th HBO comedy special, taped at the Beacon Theater in New York on November 17... (55 mins.)
Director: Rocco Urbisci
 
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George Carlin: Life Is Worth Losing (2005 Documentary)
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George Carlin continues making people laugh with his 13th HBO stand-up special. (75 mins.)
Director: Rocco Urbisci
 
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George Carlin... It's Bad for Ya! (2008 Documentary)
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It's Bad For Ya, Carlin's Emmy-nominated 14th and final HBO special from March of 2008 features Carlin's... (70 mins.)
Director: Rocco Urbisci
 
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George Carlin: Doin' It Again (1990 Documentary)
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George Carlin brings his comedy back to New Jersey and this time talks about Offensive Language, Euphemisms... (60 mins.)
Director: Rocco Urbisci
 
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George Carlin: Back in Town (1996 Documentary)
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George Carlin brings his comedy stylings to the Beacon theater in New York City. He rants about Abortion, The death penalty, prison farms, fart jokes, free floating hostility and words. (60 mins.)
Director: Rocco Urbisci
 
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George Carlin: George's Best Stuff (1996 Documentary)
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This special video looks at George Carlin's best comedy material from 1977-1990. This special edition looks at his famous Seven dirty words... (87 mins.)
Director: Rocco Urbisci
 
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On Location (1976 TV Series)
Episode: Carlin at Carnegie (1983)
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Taped before a sold-out house at New York City's Carnegie Hall, the performance represents a creative resurgence for Carlin...
 
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George Carlin: Carlin on Campus (1984 Documentary)
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In his New York City grammar school, George Carlin was known as a "disruptive influence in the classroom." With this concert... (60 mins.)
 
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On Location (1976 TV Series)
Episode: George Carlin at USC (1977)
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George Carlin's first ever comedy special, filmed live at the University of Southern California. Here, he talks about monopoly, flying on planes, random thoughts, walking, and other things.
 
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George Carlin: Playin' with Your Head (1986 Documentary)
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Legendary comedian George Carlin tackles some of his favorite subjects along with his brand of comedy and humor. (60 mins.)
Director: Rocco Urbisci
 
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George Carlin: You Are All Diseased (1999 Documentary)
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Legendary comic Carlin comes back to the Beacon theater to angrily rant about airport security, germs, cigars, angels, children and parents, men, names, religion, god, advertising, Bill Jeff and minorities. (65 mins.)
Director: Rocco Urbisci
 
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George Carlin: Doin' It Again (1990 Documentary)
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George Carlin brings his comedy back to New Jersey and this time talks about Offensive Language, Euphemisms... (60 mins.)
Director: Rocco Urbisci
 
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George Carlin: What Am I Doing in New Jersey? (1988 Documentary)
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George Carlin changes his act by bringing politics into the act, but also talks about the People he can do without, Keeping People Alert, and Cars and Driving part 2. (61 mins.)
Director: Bruce Gowers
 
22.
Dave Chappelle: For What It's Worth (2004 Documentary)
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Chappelle cuts loose in what he does best, Chappelle-style! And for what it's worth, no one is safe from Dave! (60 mins.)
Director: Stan Lathan
 
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Dave Chappelle: Killin' Them Softly (2000 Documentary)
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Dave Chappelle returns to D.C. and riffs on politics, police, race relations, drugs, Sesame Street and more. (57 mins.)
Director: Stan Lathan
 
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Louis C.K.: Shameless (2007 Documentary)
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Comedy and television star Louis C.K. returns to HBO for an hour of no-holds-barred, adults-only stand-up comedy... (57 mins.)
Stars: Louis C.K.
 
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Comedy Central Presents (1998 TV Series)
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A TV series featuring various stand up comics. (30 mins.)
 
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Dice Rules (1991 Documentary)
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(88 mins.)
Director: Jay Dubin
 
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Dane Cook: Isolated Incident (2009 TV Special)
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Dane Cook's done it all on his way to the top of the comedy world: he's sold out concerts across the country... (55 mins.)
Stars: Dane Cook
 
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Rough Around the Edges: Live from Madison Square Garden (2007 Video)
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Dane Cook's smash-hit show Rough Around The Edges is an energetic powerhouse stand-up performance recorded live in front of a packed house at Madison Square Garden. (60 mins.)
 
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Bill Cosby: Himself (1983 Documentary)
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A concert film in which Bill Cosby discusses weekends, raising children, dentists, and many other situations. (105 mins.)
Stars: Bill Cosby
 
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Jeff Dunham: Spark of Insanity (2007 TV Special)
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Jeff Dunham and his socially reckless "suitcase posse" are back in this highly anticipated follow-up to Arguing with Myself... (80 mins.)
Director: Michael Simon
 
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Jeff Dunham: Arguing with Myself (2006 TV Special)
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Jeff and his characters Walter, Peanut, Jos Jalapeo, Bubba J, and Sweet Daddy Dee for a live show. (76 mins.)
Director: Manny Rodriguez
 
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Adam Ferrara: Funny as Hell (2009 TV Special)
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Adam Ferrara brings the stage to life with his honest, clever, and fearless, perspective on family, relationships and himself. (62 mins.)
Director: Milton Lage
 
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Comedy Central Roast of Flavor Flav (2007 Documentary)
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It's Flavor Flav's turn to step in to the celebrity hot seat for the latest installment of The Comedy Central Roast. (90 mins.)
Director: Joel Gallen
 
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Jim Gaffigan: Beyond the Pale (2006 Documentary)
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In this brand-new comedy performance, he's more hilarious than ever with his unique style of self-deprecating observations and catty audience commentary. (72 mins.)
Director: Michael Drumm
 
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Zach Galifianakis: Live at the Purple Onion (2006 Documentary)
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A master of the one-liner with an absurd rambling style, Zach's sharp, resonating humor makes his show at the famed Purple Onion in San Francisco one of the funniest performances in recent comedy. (72 mins.)
Director: Michael Blieden
 
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Bill Hicks: Sane Man (1989 Documentary)
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Classic stand-up performance recorded in Austin Texas in 1989. (84 mins.)
Stars: Bill Hicks
 
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Bill Hicks Lives (2013)
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Jim Jefferies: I Swear to God (2009 TV Special)
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Politically incorrect Australian comedian Jim Jefferies performs. (58 mins.)
Director: John Moffitt
 
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Amazing Johnathan: Wrong on Every Level (2006 TV Movie)
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(44 mins.)
Director: Paul Miller
 
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Comedy Central Roast of Denis Leary (2003 TV Movie)
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Several roasters make fun of Denis Leary. (99 mins.)
 
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Denis Leary: Lock 'N Load (1997 TV Movie)
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Actor/comic Denis Leary discusses family life, coffee, religion, and other topics in this stand-up special. (65 mins.)
Director: Ted Demme
 
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Denis Leary: No Cure for Cancer (1992 Documentary)
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Ticked off comic Denis Leary talks honestly about subjects ranging from smoking, red meat, drugs, his family, rehab, and yes, cancer. (62 mins.)
Director: Ted Demme
 
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Demetri Martin. Person. (2007 Documentary)
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A unique talent, Demetri Martin is one of the hottest stand-up comics working today. His new special, Demetri Martin. Person. Inventive and insightful, this top-rated program brings the funny in ways you've never seen. (42 mins.)
Director: Jay Karas
 
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Carlos Mencia: Performance Enhanced (2008 Documentary)
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A black president. Gays in the military. Woman who like jerks. Carlos Mencia has something to say about it all in his stand-up special "Performance Enhanced" held in front of a packed house at a Hard Rock Hotel theatre in Florida. (66 mins.)
 
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Eddie Murphy: Raw (1987 Documentary)
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Eddie Murphy in a stand-up performance recorded live. For an hour and a half he talks about his favourite subjects: sex and women. (93 mins.)
Director: Robert Townsend
 
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Eddie Murphy: Delirious (1983 Documentary)
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Eddie Murphy's raunchy, raucous stand-up comedy routine is captured for posterity on this tape. Not for folks who dislike foul language. (69 mins.)
Director: Bruce Gowers
 
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Richard Pryor: Live on the Sunset Strip (1982 Documentary)
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Richard Pryor performs his stand-up comedy act on the Sunset Strip. (82 mins.)
Director: Joe Layton
 
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Richard Pryor... Here and Now (1983 Documentary)
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Part live stand-up performance, part documentary, this film is one of comedian Richard Pryor's later stand-up performances. As foul-mouthed as ever, Pryor touches on most of the same topics as in his previous live shows. (83 mins.)
Director: Richard Pryor
 
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Chris Rock: Bigger & Blacker (1999 Documentary)
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Chris Rock brings his critically acclaimed brand of social commentary-themed humor to this 1999 standup comedy presentation from HBO... (65 mins.)
Director: Keith Truesdell
 
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Chris Rock: Bring the Pain (1996 Documentary)
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The second HBO stand-up special by Chris Rock. (58 mins.)
Director: Keith Truesdell
 
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Chris Rock: Never Scared (2004 Documentary)
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Are you ready for Rock? Actor/director/comedian Chris Rock performs a gutbusting set in this stand-up special taped before a live audience at Constitution Hall in Washington, D.C. (80 mins.)
Director: Joel Gallen
 
53.
Bob Saget: That Ain't Right (2007 Documentary)
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Bob Saget does a one hour stand up special. (60 mins.)
Stars: Bob Saget
 
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Comedy Central Roast of Bob Saget (2008 TV Special)
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The aggravatingly amiable star of "Full House," "America's Funniest Home Videos" (90 mins.)
Director: Joel Gallen
 
55.
Jerry Seinfeld: 'I'm Telling You for the Last Time' (1998 Documentary)
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Live from New York City, Jerry Seinfeld, aided and abetted by a host of friends and fellow comedians, performs his 1998 Emmy-nominated performance on Broadway. (75 mins.)
Director: Marty Callner
 
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Comedy Central Roast of William Shatner (2006 TV Movie)
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It's William Shatner's turn to step in to the celebrity hot seat for the latest installment of The Comedy Central Roast... (90 mins.)
Director: Joel Gallen
 
57.
Daniel Tosh: Completely Serious (2007 TV Special)
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Comedy's chosen one, Daniel Tosh, has been healing the sick, stopping wars, helping underprivileged children... (60 mins.)
Director: Manny Rodriguez
 
58.
Katt Williams: It's Pimpin' Pimpin' (2008 Documentary)
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Taped live during a performance at the historic Constitution Hall in Washington, D.C., Katt Williams'... (77 mins.)
Director: Troy Miller
 
59.
Robin Williams Live on Broadway (2002 Documentary)
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The fourth HBO stand-up special by Robin Williams. (99 mins.)
Director: Marty Callner
 
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Steven Wright: When the Leaves Blow Away (2006 Documentary)
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Dry, wry and hilariously deadpan, Steven Wright unleashes a torrent of ironic and hysterical thought-provoking... (43 mins.)
Director: Michael Drumm