The Art of Stand-Up Comedy

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1.
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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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: 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
 
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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: Jammin' in New York (1992 Documentary)
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When George Carlin is asked which HBO concert is his favorite, his answer is always, "Jammin' In New... (59 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: 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: 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... 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: 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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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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Louis C.K.: Chewed Up (2008 Documentary)
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Louis C.K.'s second one-hour special filmed at the Berklee Performance Center in Boston, MA. (61 mins.)
Stars: Louis C.K.
 
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Louis C.K.: Hilarious (2010 Documentary)
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In this unique and dynamic live concert experience, Louis C.K.'s exploration of life after 40 destroys politically correct images of modern life with thoughts we have all had...but would rarely admit to. (82 mins.)
Director: Louis C.K.
 
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Louis C.K.: Live at the Beacon Theater (2011 Documentary)
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Louis jokes about fatherhood, success, and flying first class at the Beacon Theater in New York. (63 mins.)
Director: Louis C.K.
Stars: Louis C.K.
 
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Louis C.K. Oh My God (2013 Documentary)
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In February, 2013, Louis brings his impish nihilism to Phoenix, Arizona. He talks about an old lady and her pet... (58 mins.)
Director: Louis C.K.
Stars: Louis C.K.
 
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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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Comedian (2002 Documentary)
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A look at the work of two stand-up comics, Jerry Seinfeld and a lesser-known newcomer, detailing the effort and frustration behind putting together a successful act and career while living a life on the road. (82 mins.)
 
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Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee (2012 TV Series)
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Jerry Seinfeld is joined by friends for a cup of coffee and a drive in a classic car, sharing stories all along the way. (20 mins.)
 
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Eddie Izzard: Live at the Ambassadors (1993 Video)
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This is a film of Eddie Izzard's first West-End season. It was filmed over three performances. The show... (87 mins.)
Director: John Gordillo
 
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Eddie Izzard: Unrepeatable (1994 Video)
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Recorded at the Albery Theatre in March of 1994 for a limited sold-out engagement of seven weeks. "... (75 mins.)
Director: John Gordillo
 
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Eddie Izzard: Definite Article (1996 Documentary)
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'Definite Article' marks that thrilling moment when a promising talent moves up several gears into major stardom"--Daily Telegraph, UK (109 mins.)
Director: Ed Bye
 
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Eddie Izzard: Glorious (1997 Documentary)
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Eddie Izzard's routine has a loose trajectory from the beginning of the Old Testament and the creation of the world in seven days to Revelations; God... (99 mins.)
 
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Eddie Izzard: Dress to Kill (1999 Documentary)
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Executive transvestite Eddie Izzard takes his show to San Francisco to give a brief history of pagan and Christian religions... (115 mins.)
Director: Larry Jordan
 
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Eddie Izzard: Circle (2002 Documentary)
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Town Hall, New York City, 26 June 2000. An evening with Eddie Izzard in which he moves back and forth in time... (82 mins.)
 
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Eddie Izzard: Sexie (2003 Documentary)
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(97 mins.)
Director: Declan Lowney
 
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Eddie Izzard: Live from Wembley (2009 Documentary)
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Eddie Izzard, brings his wry wit and absurd observations in front of a sold-out crowd of 44,000 over 4 nights at the Wembley Arena in London... (90 mins.)
Director: Sarah Townsend
 
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Eddie Izzard: Stripped (2009 Documentary)
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(104 mins.)
Director: Sarah Townsend
 
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Eddie Izzard: Live at Madison Square Garden (2011 TV Special)
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"Life, the universe, and...everything. Here's what the critics are saying about Eddie's tour: Eddie... (90 mins.)
Director: Sarah 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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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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Dane Cook: Vicious Circle (2006 Documentary)
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Vicious Circle captures the hottest comic in America in his first HBO comedy event, a unique "in the round" performance before his hometown Boston fans. (90 mins.)
Director: Marty Callner
Stars: Dane Cook
 
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Tourgasm (2006 TV Series)
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Four comedians travel together by bus on a cross-country stand-up tour of twenty shows in thirty days... (30 mins.)
 
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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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An Evening at the Improv (1982 TV Series)
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Classic showcase for stand up comedy. (30 mins.)
 
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Caroline's Comedy Hour (1989 TV Series)
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Stand up comedy show filmed at the famous Caroline's comedy club.
 
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Tough Crowd with Colin Quinn (2002 TV Series)
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A nightly series in which Quinn and 4 featured comedians tackle social, political, and pop culture issues. (30 mins.)
Director: Scott Preston
 
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Colin Quinn: Long Story Short (2011 Documentary)
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Colin Quinn performs his one-man show about world history, which he originally presented on Broadway. (83 mins.)