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Jeff Dunham: Spark of Insanity -- Jeff Dunham and his socially reckless "suitcase posse" are back in this highly anticipated follow-up to Arguing with Myself, his breakthrough television special!  What's next?  An ALL NEW show that is Bigger... Better... and Funnier than ever!  This time, Dunham welcomes two never-before-seen partners "Achmed the Dead Terrorist," and "Melvin the Superhero." Long-time favorites "Peanut," "Walter" and Jose Jalapeno...On a STEEK! are back in an entirely original show for everyone!


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17 September 2007 (USA) See more »
Jeff Dunham and his socially reckless "suitcase posse" are back in this highly anticipated follow-up to Arguing with Myself... See more » | Full synopsis »
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  (in credits order)

Jeff Dunham ... Himself / Walter / Achmed the Dead Terrorist / Melvin the Superhero Guy / Peanut / José Jalapeño on a Stick
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Paige Dunham ... Herself

Directed by
Michael Simon 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Jeff Dunham 

Produced by
Judi Brown-Marmel .... executive producer
Myra Byrne .... associate producer
Jeff Dunham .... executive producer
Tim Gaydos .... line producer
Robert Hartmann .... executive producer
Steve Kroopnick .... executive producer (as Stephen Kroopnick)
Steve Marmel .... producer
Stu Schreiberg .... executive producer
Film Editing by
Dave Harrison 
Production Design by
Bruce Ryan 
Art Direction by
Ben Anderson 
Production Management
John Bravakis .... executive in charge of production
Sarah Briggs .... post-production supervisor
Mike Nagle .... production manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Robin Abrams .... associate director
Art Department
Mickey Berra .... staging supervisor
Matthew McNeil .... title sequence designer (as Matt McNeil)
Sound Department
Al Centrella .... sound mixer
Jim Faraci .... sound re-recording mixer
Dan Gerhard .... front-of-house audio
Bryan Leskowicz .... audio assist (as Bryan Leskowitz)
Steve Weinkam .... audio assist
Camera and Electrical Department
Alan Adelman .... lighting designer
William D. Barber .... camera operator (as Bill Barber)
Helene Haviland .... camera operator
Steve Leif .... gaffer (as Steven Leif)
John Nash .... camera operator
Darryl Player .... camera operator
Joey Walker .... jib operator
Editorial Department
Peter Bentley .... assistant editor
Luke Szabo .... on-line editor
Tim Wasmundt .... assistant editor
Other crew
Mickey Berra .... staging supervisor
J.W. Griffith .... technical director
Mark McKenna .... stage manager
Matthew McNeil .... graphic title sequence designer
Robin Tate .... promoter
Judi Brown-Marmel .... special thanks
Ashlyn Dunham .... special thanks
Bree Dunham .... special thanks
Howard Dunham .... special thanks
Joyce Dunham .... special thanks
Kenna Dunham .... special thanks
Paige Dunham .... special thanks
Robert Hartmann .... special thanks
John Power .... special thanks
Stu Schreiberg .... special thanks

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
80 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.78 : 1 See more »

Did You Know?

The background set rotates to form different sceneries in between each of the puppets' bits.See more »
[first lines]
[referring to the standing ovation Jeff received]
Jeff Dunham:Well, you can't fool me. I know that every bit of that is for the little guys in the suitcase.
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Movie Connections:
References "SpongeBob SquarePants" (1999)See more »
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16 out of 22 people found the following review useful.
Hilarious!!!!!!!!!, 26 April 2008
Author: gizmo138 from Florida

I first saw Jeff Dunham when I was in high school and all he had was Peanut and Jose Jalapeno. My sister and I were always saying the "zooom" Peanut does when someone doesn't get a joke - and actually, still do! When I saw him on Comedy Central a couple of years ago, I could not believe it had been about 15 years since I had seen him. I am so glad he still has Peanut and Jose Jalepeno (on a stick!) and absolutely love Walter. Luckily I was able to see him in Boca Raton last year and he was outstanding. It is impossible to not think the puppets are the ones who are actually alive - he is a truly gifted ventriloquist. Anxious to see what new characters he comes up with - Achmed is too funny. Can't wait to see him again!!!

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