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Richard Pryor... Here and Now (1983)

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.

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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.

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28 October 1983 (USA)  »

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$3,701,609, 30 October 1983

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$16,156,776
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Debut theatrical feature film directed by Richard Pryor'. The picture was the first of two movies directed by Pryor with the second and final film being Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling (1986). See more »

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Richard Pryor: [Talking about President Reagan] I know you ain't gettin' no pussy! Right, cause he looked like a dick. You ever notice? He does! Like, not even a hard on. But, just a dick with clothes on, you know. That's why he want them MXs and sh*t. So, he can get off. Shot one of them big baby's off. Right, cause they be talkin' about droppin' bombs and sh*t. I'm talkin' about nuclear bombs. I'm talkin' about f*ckin' up our Sundays.
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Edited into Richard Pryor: I Ain't Dead Yet, #*%$#@!! (2003) See more »

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Just be Good to Me
Written by Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis
Performed by The S.O.S. Band
Courtesy of Tabu Records
© 1983 Tabu Records Inc.
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This ain't no Johnny Carson Motherfcker
17 July 2017 | by See all my reviews

He's 7 months sober and doing a stand-up show in New Orleans. It's the last of his concert films. He's as foul-mouthed and irreverent as ever. He's energetic. The audience is yelling back and he's having fun with them. He's quick and sharp. He tackles everything including his own personal demons. This is a clear-headed legend at work.


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