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Eddie Izzard: Dress to Kill (1999)

Video  -  Comedy  -  13 June 1999 (USA)
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Executive transvestite Eddie Izzard takes his show to San Francisco to give a brief history of pagan and Christian religions, the building of Stonehenge, the birth of the Church of England ... See full summary »

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Executive transvestite Eddie Izzard takes his show to San Francisco to give a brief history of pagan and Christian religions, the building of Stonehenge, the birth of the Church of England and of Western empires, and the need for a European dream. Along the way, he dramatizes Dr. Heimlich's search for a maneuver, the naming of Engelbert Humperdinck, Scooby and Shaggy as archetypes, Neil Armstrong on the moon, society's tolerance of mass murderers, how we sing anthems and carols, Hollywood adapting British films, JFK's trip to Berlin, thoughts on puberty, and how to work schoolbook-French phrases into Parisian conversation. Closeups catch the glint in his eye and his carefully-applied make-up. Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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Eddie: [on the fog in San Francisco] It moves faster than the fucking taxis! Of which there are *five*!
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NO ONE ON EARTH IS THIS FUNNY!!!!
11 April 2000 | by (California) – See all my reviews

Eddie Izzard is undoubtedly the funniest man alive, maybe who has ever lived!!! He is a joy, he puts on a one man extravaganza. It is not just a stand-up routine. He talks to his audience, really converses with them. The way his thought process flows is incredible! You will laugh so hard- you will hurt! And then, you will fall madly in love with this nut! There is no way to get enough after you have been exposed to his humor... and there is no going back!


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