MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 4,921 this week

Ricky Gervais Live 2: Politics (2004)

Video  |   |  Documentary, Comedy  |  15 November 2004 (UK)
7.9
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.9/10 from 1,944 users  
Reviews: 14 user | 1 critic

A year after Animals, Ricky Gervais comes back with his second stand up comedy tour: Politics.

Director:

Writer:

0Check in
0Share...

IMDb Picks: April

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in April.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 36 titles
created 09 Jul 2013
 
a list of 45 titles
created 20 Jul 2013
 
list image
a list of 34 titles
created 06 Oct 2013
 
a list of 629 titles
created 01 Jan 2014
 
list image
a list of 30 titles
created 7 months ago
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Ricky Gervais Live 2: Politics (Video 2004)

Ricky Gervais Live 2: Politics (Video 2004) on IMDb 7.9/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Ricky Gervais Live 2: Politics.

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

The third part of Ricky's themed live stand-up shows.

Director: Dominic Brigstocke
Stars: Ricky Gervais
Documentary | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Ricky Gervais entertains a live audience in his first stand-up routine.

Director: Dominic Brigstocke
Stars: Ricky Gervais, Stirling Gallacher
Jimmy Carr Live (Video 2004)
Documentary | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Jimmy's unique brand of humor demonstrates the observations he makes on life's taboos using witty one-liners and offensive put downs.

Director: Dominic Brigstocke
Stars: Jimmy Carr
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  
Director: Marcus Mortimer
Stars: Peter Kay, Dave Spikey, Archie Kelly
The Ricky Gervais Show (2010–2012)
Animation | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant talk to Karl Pilkington about important things in life whilst Karl provides anything but intelligent answers. Comedy at its finest with wonderful animation.

Stars: Ricky Gervais, Stephen Merchant, Karl Pilkington
Life's Too Short (2011–2013)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

The show centers on Warwick Davis in his day-to-day life, complete with the frustrations he faces.

Stars: Warwick Davis, Ricky Gervais, Stephen Merchant
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Director: Tom Poole
Stars: Lee Evans
Documentary | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

The fourth part in Ricky's themed live stand-up shows.

Director: Ricky Gervais
Stars: Ricky Gervais
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

The BAFTA, Emmy and Golden Globe award-winning co-creator of The Office and Extras in his first ever live stand-up comedy tour and it has been well worth the wait!

Director: Matt Askem
Stars: Stephen Merchant
Talking Funny (TV Movie 2011)
Comedy | Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Jerry Seinfeld, Chris Rock, Ricky Gervais and Louis C.K. let their guards down in an intimate, unscripted conversation about what it means to be a comedian.

Director: John Moffitt
Stars: Louis C.K., Ricky Gervais, Chris Rock
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Director: Niall Downing
Stars: Ricky Gervais, Christopher Guest, Michael McKean
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Stars: Malcolm Barrett, Lee Mack, Kaitlin Olson
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Himself
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ash Atalla ...
Himself
Edit

Storyline

A year after Animals, Ricky Gervais comes back with his second stand up comedy tour: Politics.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

15 November 2004 (UK)  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

Ricky Gervais: I think Schindler's List is a fantastic film. And I didn't watch it at the cinema actually. I got it out on video, about a year later - by mistake - 'cause I'd never heard of it and I was in Blockbuster sort of late one night. I was a bit drunk, and I thought it was a porn film. No, 'cause I saw 18 certificate, top shelf. I thought, oh, black and white - dodgy home movie, German sounding - they're the best, and what swung it was that quote on the back from Barry Norman: "Have a box of Kleenex ...
See more »

Connections

References The Office (2001) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Great Stuff. A Pleasure to watch.
5 June 2006 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

By far the funniest man i've seen. After watching Animals, i thought it would be difficult to do better, and he would if Politics was longer. The holocaust joke was absolutely hilarious. Its about time someone used subjects that are original and funny. If someone cant see the funny side of that, then there's just no hope. The Stephen Hawking skit had me in stitches, crying with laughter. "From Kent and speaks with an American accent". And the impresson tops it off to perfection.

Would recommend and have recommended it to anyone, who isn't afraid of actually laughing at something rather than laughing at what everyone else is laughing at.


4 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
A damn shame........ aussiepoida
Is It me..............? azzon
A Third Tour? flemboy
copy for the North American market? jimmytango75
Too short? groovy_little_chicken
What is that song?!! lotown
Discuss Ricky Gervais Live 2: Politics (2004) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page