MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 6,616 this week

Stella Shorts 1998-2002 (2002)

Not Rated  |  Video  |   |  Comedy  |  20 December 2002 (USA)
8.8
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.8/10 from 465 users  
Reviews: 5 user

STELLA is a three-man comedy troupe from New York City, comprised of well-known comedians/actors Michael Showalter, David Wain, and Michael Ian Black. Though the three have made a living ... See full summary »

0Check in
0Share...

IMDb Picks: May

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in May, sponsored by COVERGIRL.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 44 titles
created 22 Sep 2011
 
a list of 2038 titles
created 30 Oct 2012
 
a list of 172 titles
created 21 Mar 2013
 
a list of 6287 titles
created 13 Apr 2013
 
a list of 23 titles
created 11 months ago
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Stella Shorts 1998-2002 (Video 2002)

Stella Shorts 1998-2002 (Video 2002) on IMDb 8.8/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Stella Shorts 1998-2002.

User Polls

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

The Last Cowboy (TV Movie 2003)
Drama | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

After an eight year absence, a headstrong woman returns to her Texas home for her grandfather's funeral and locks horns with her father.

Director: Joyce Chopra
Stars: Jennie Garth, Lance Henriksen, M.C. Gainey
My Little Eye (2002)
Horror | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Five young people apply to live in an isolated house together for six months whilst their every move is filmed by numerous cameras. Each has their reason for wanting to be there - fame, ... See full summary »

Director: Marc Evans
Stars: Sean Cw Johnson, Kris Lemche, Stephen O'Reilly
Stella (TV Series 2005)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

A sketch comedy show that follows the absurd adventures of Michael, Michael and David.

Stars: Michael Ian Black, Michael Showalter, David Wain
Touching Evil (TV Series 2004)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Returning from a year-long psychological leave of absence after surviving an almost-fatal gunshot wound to the head, a detective is assigned to the FBI's new Organized and Serial Crime Unit... See full summary »

Stars: Jeffrey Donovan, Vera Farmiga, Zach Grenier
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

A woman's haunting visions reveal a Catholic priest's sinister plot to silence her mother from speaking the truth about the atrocities that took place at her Native American boarding school... See full summary »

Director: Georgina Lightning
Stars: Adam Beach, Tantoo Cardinal, Bradley Cooper
Wainy Days (TV Series 2007)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

From the creative mind that brought you "Role Models", "Wanderlust", "The State" and "Wet Hot American Summer" comes "Wainy Days", the award winning series about David Wain's (slightly) ... See full summary »

Stars: David Wain, Zandy Hartig, Matt Ballard
The Baxter (2005)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

In the style of a Howard Hawks comedy, Baxter follows the twists and turns of a young man's life during the two weeks before his wedding.

Director: Michael Showalter
Stars: Michael Showalter, Elizabeth Banks, Peter Dinklage
The State (1993–1995)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

Each episode contains 30 minutes of extremely bizarre and funny sketch comedy performed by THE STATE, an 11 member sketch comedy troupe who wrote and starred in various sketches seen throughout the program.

Stars: Kevin Allison, Michael Ian Black, Robert Ben Garant
Bang Blow & Stroke (Video 2008)
Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
Director: Brian Spitz
Stars: Rainn Wilson, Will Arnett, Jason Sudeikis
The Reality of Love (TV Movie 2004)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Ryan Banks's manager and old friend, Todd, comes up with the idea to have Ryan be the bachelor on a reality dating show in order to clean up his image. The only problem is, Todd falls in love with Charlie, the girl Ryan has chosen to propose to.

Director: Sheldon Larry
Stars: Jason Priestley, Bradley Cooper, Emma Caulfield
Kaylien (2011)
Short | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Director: Zoe Saldana
Stars: Malin Akerman, Bradley Cooper, Isabella Acres
The $treet (2000–2001)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Set in the world of corporate stock trading, "The $treet" follows the lives of a group of employees working in a small New York City Wall Street trading company whom include expert broker ... See full summary »

Stars: Tom Everett Scott, Nina Garbiras, Christian Campbell
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Michael
...
Michael
...
David
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Leo Allen ...
College Buddy
...
Poker Player Sam / Ice Cream Man
...
Woman at Yoga Class
...
Major Gentry
...
...
Hippy Girl
...
Satan / Guy at Yoga Class
...
Martha Hagen ...
Trish-Marie
...
Cousin Greg
Ian Helfer ...
Antoine / Bruce / General Thornbush
...
Helen / Poker Wife / Brooklyn Girl
Edit

Storyline

STELLA is a three-man comedy troupe from New York City, comprised of well-known comedians/actors Michael Showalter, David Wain, and Michael Ian Black. Though the three have made a living performing at comedy clubs, they are perhaps best known for their home-made short films. The STELLA SHORTS have garnered cult success because of their nonsensical plotlines, absurd dialogue, graphic sexual humor, sporatic violence, and sheer hilarity. This DVD showcases the trio's first twenty-three adventures, each one more bizarre and hysterical than the last. Highlights include: a game of whiffleball that goes terribly awry, an expedition to the South Pole (?) to meet Santa Claus, an edge-of-your-seat moustache-growing contest, a twisted "whodunit"-style murder mystery, and much, much more. Written by Matt Huls (cowman777@hotmail.com)

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy

Certificate:

Not Rated
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

20 December 2002 (USA)  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The shorts were originally filmed as part of Stella's stage show. The idea behind the early shorts was that the shorts had taken place a few hours before the show, and that was the reason the group appears dressed in suits in the shorts. In fact, the suits they wore in the shorts were to match the suits they wore during their stage act. See more »

Quotes

Michael Showalter: Wait! You can't burn a baby!
David Wain: Haven't you heard of Vietnam? All we did over there was burn babies. Now come on, give me a hand.
Michael Showalter: I guess you're right.
See more »

Connections

Features The Object of My Affection (1998) See more »

Soundtracks

America
Written by Paul Simon
Performed by Simon & Garfunkel (as Simon and Garfunkel)
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Stella at their Best
12 November 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Wow, Stella Shorts are great! Lots of patrons from The State and Stella, the TV show. I never knew that Stella could have gotten any better then they were on the TV show Stella or even Comedy Central Presents: Stella. I also never knew short comedies could be any good. My favorite ones were Pizza, Racking Leaves, The Woods and David arranges to a meeting with his long lost cousin Greg. I think over all that David was the funniest one. Its funny when he doesn't make sense. I like the music in the shorts. Thats something I pay attention to a lot. They always had good taste in music. I wish they still made shorts, either that or bring back there sitcom. I hope they continue making good and funny comedy.


0 of 3 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Best Stella Member Game radiohead71886
Favorite Stella Skit/Quote dtfernandes
Burn me shorts dvd? some_empty_friend
soundtrack listing middlenameisalways
Yeah this is pretty disgusting. sef03
i'm so very sad.... :[ little_robot_kid
Discuss Stella Shorts 1998-2002 (2002) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?