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Bill Hicks: Revelations (1993)

Bill Hicks in the height of his genius. Recorded at the Dominion Theatre in London, Bill Hicks opens our eyes and minds to the hypocrisy and ludicrousness of the world around us.

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Chris Bould

Writer:

Bill Hicks

Star:

Bill Hicks
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Bill Hicks ... Himself
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Bill Hicks in the height of his genius. Recorded at the Dominion Theatre in London, Bill Hicks opens our eyes and minds to the hypocrisy and ludicrousness of the world around us.

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 September 1993 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Билл Хикс: Откровение See more »

Filming Locations:

London, England, UK

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Tiger Aspect Productions See more »
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Quotes

Bill Hicks: By the way, if anyone here is in advertising or marketing... kill yourself.
[audience laughs and claps]
Bill Hicks: Thank you. Just a little thought. I'm just trying to plant seeds. Maybe one day, they'll take root. I don't know. You try, you do what you can. Kill yourself. Seriously though, if you are, do.
[audience laughs]
Bill Hicks: Aaah, no really, there's no rationalisation for what you do and you are Satan's little helpers, okay? Kill yourself, seriously. You're the ruiner of all things good, seriously. No, no, ...
[...]
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The man was a genius!!!
6 March 2005 | by jurassicmarcSee all my reviews

Bill Hicks was the best comic of his generation and when i read from todays top comics (Bill Bailley for instance) dropping his name as an influence it makes me confident that Bills legacy will continue.

The only problem i have with this performance is that i'm always hit with a tinge of sadness in his closing words.

Quite ironically Bill is one of 'the good guys'he speaks about he himself one of those who stops to tell us not to live in fear that life is just a ride and cruelly as with the other truth-sayers that came before nature robbed us of him!!!

RIP Bill


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