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The Sam Kinison Family Entertainment Hour (1991)

Not Rated | | Documentary, Comedy, Music | TV Special 1991
Fans both old and new have cause for celebration with the release of "Sam Kinison: Family Entertainment Hour HBO Special." Along with being voted onto Comedy Central's All-Time Top 20 ... See full summary »

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Walter C. Miller

Writer:

Sam Kinison
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Credited cast:
Sam Kinison ... Himself
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Arthur Eckdahl ... Lloyd Crestview
Randy Hansen Randy Hansen ... Himself (as Randy Hanson Band)
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Fans both old and new have cause for celebration with the release of "Sam Kinison: Family Entertainment Hour HBO Special." Along with being voted onto Comedy Central's All-Time Top 20 Stand-Up Comedians list and VH-1's Top Comedians list, Sam was in a class by himself. This comedy special will blow away the Kinison fan, and is a must-have collectible. "Sam was the cuddly anti-Christ." - Robin Williams. "Sam scared the hell out of you...and was the funniest comedian." - Jay Leno. "Sam took no prisoners." - Richard Pryor. "Sam was an absolute comic genius." - Rodney Dangerfield. "Sam's humor was based on truth and pushed the envelope like no other." - Larry King. "Sam's voice was the voice of outrage." - Tim Matheson. "Sam was one of our generation's greatest stand-up comics." - Howard Stern. "Sam was one of my all time favorite comics." - Johnny Carson. "Sam was outrageous, bright and absolutely screamed the truth." - Tom Lykis Written by Anonymous

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Language:

English

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1991 (USA) See more »

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Sam Kinison arrived at the theater 90 minutes late. Rodney Dangerfield had to help Kinison get prepared for the taping. See more »

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Going Down
Performed by Sam Kinison and Randy Hanson Band
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Part of the greats
30 August 2000 | by MisterWhiplashSee all my reviews

Sam Kinison was a great comic genius. Not because he was terrific or odd, but because he was like Andrew Dice Clay with a political touch. And, he is very funny, and this special proves it if you don't believe me. Kinison not only brings to the stage talk about Jesus, Sweatin to the Oldies, Bad TV and Women, he also has a band. If this isn't a laugh out loud special, nothing is. So just remember what Kinison says- AHHHAHHHHAHHHH! A+


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