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Stark Raving Black -- STARK RAVING BLACK PRODUCTIONS proudly presents the comedy of Lewis Black in 80 minutes of outrageous topical stand-up humor. Shot at the historic Fillmore Theatre in Detroit, Stark Raving Black features Lewis Black serving up his blistering social and political commentary on current events. The movie is the culmination of his very best material from his sold-out shows throughout North America and Europe in 2009.


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Lewis Black ... Himself

Directed by
Adam Dubin 
Writing credits
Lewis Black (written by)

Produced by
JoAnne Astrow .... executive producer
Rachele Benloulou .... associate producer
Lewis Black .... executive producer
Ben Brewer .... producer
Tom Case .... line producer
Jack Gulick .... producer
Mark Lonow .... executive producer
Judy Pastore .... executive producer: EPIX
Film Editing by
Christine Mitsogiorgakis 
Production Management
Ben Sabiers .... production manager
James A. Salkind .... post-production supervisor
Sound Department
Tom Efinger .... sound re-recording mixer
Tom Efinger .... sound supervisor
Eric Gitelson .... sound editor
Eric Gitelson .... sound re-recording mixer
Jeff Seelye .... assistant sound editor
Camera and Electrical Department
William Akerlund .... camera operator
Stan Crocker .... lighting designer
Bob DelRusso .... camera operator
Andrew Filippone Jr. .... documentary camera operator
Charlie Huntley .... camera operator
Mark Karavite .... steadicam operator
David Lezynski .... video engineer
Ian McCausland .... video engineer
John Meiklejohn .... camera operator
Seth Robinson .... lighting director
Scott Staton .... jib arm operator
Editorial Department
Gary Scarpulla .... colorist
Other crew
Marc Grant .... staging supervisor
Elizabeth B. Jackson .... caterer
Jason Muskovitz .... production assistant
Mindy Silberman .... production coordinator: Detroit
Ross Bernard .... special thanks

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Also Known As:
"Lewis Black: Stark Raving Black" - USA (long title)
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80 min
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The soundtrack CD won the 2010 Grammy Award for best comedy album.See more »
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1 out of 4 people found the following review useful.
No disappointment, 1 July 2010
Author: lee-t-griffin from United States

I was pleasantly surprised by this comedy special. Over the past few years, Lewis Black has become one of my favorite comedians because with the way the world has become, Lewis Black sees the real deal and reveals it to his audience, with a twist, his humor and mannerisms and comedy. He allows us to laugh at all the quirks in the government and politics, and being one that doesn't follow that stuff I learn a lot from his stand up but also enjoy the heck out of his performances! Lewis Black is not incredibly vulgar but he has a few choice words that I wouldn't want my kids to hear if I had them. He is very sweet at times, but very blunt and so you never know what to expect out of him.

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