7.4/10
2,971
6 user 2 critic

Zach Galifianakis: Live at the Purple Onion (2006)

Unrated | | Documentary, Comedy | Video 2006
Trailer
1:10 | Trailer

On Disc

at Amazon

A master of the one-liner with an absurd rambling style, Zach's sharp, resonating humor makes his show at the famed Purple Onion in San Francisco one of the funniest performances in recent comedy.

Director:

Reviews

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy | Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Follow four comedians as they tour the States.

Director: Michael Blieden
Stars: Patton Oswalt, Brian Posehn, Maria Bamford
Documentary | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Demetri Martin performs his newest stand-up routine at The Lincoln Theater in Washington D.C.

Director: Jay Karas
Stars: Demetri Martin
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Spend an intimate evening with Maria Bamford in her cozy 'shot-at-home' comedy special. Gleeful, thrilling, and oh so awkward Maria gets snug with her two person audience consisting of only her parents.

Director: Jordan Brady
Stars: Maria Bamford, Joel Bamford, Marilyn Bamford
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Stand-up comedian and TV star Aziz Ansari delivers his sharp witted take on immigrants, relationships and the food industry.

Stars: Aziz Ansari
Jim Gaffigan: Beyond the Pale (TV Special 2006)
Documentary | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

In this brand-new comedy performance, he's more hilarious than ever with his unique style of self-deprecating observations and catty audience commentary.

Director: Michael Drumm
Stars: Jim Gaffigan, Jeannie Gaffigan
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Stars: Zach Galifianakis
Documentary | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Aziz Ansari channels his crude side in this 2012 comedy special, taking on topics like watching porn and the struggles of dating in New York City.

Director: Jason Woliner
Stars: Aziz Ansari
Documentary | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Patton Oswalt takes the stage in San Francisco, where he talks about San Franciscans, the difficulties of being PC, fatherhood, his worst stand up experience, and the worlds most horrific Birthday Clown.

Stars: Patton Oswalt, Boots Riley
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Writer/actress/comedienne Chelsea Peretti presents a re-imagining of the hour-long special.

Director: Lance Bangs
Stars: Chelsea Peretti, William Armando, Eric Andrew
Documentary | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Jim Gaffigan does it again with his new stand-up Mr. Universe. Gaffigan jumps from topic to topic joking around with a varied number of topics. Some of the topics included are McDonalds, family, Disney World, and much more.

Director: Jay Karas
Stars: Jim Gaffigan
Documentary | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Comedian Aziz Ansari presents his highly anticipated, hour-long debut stand-up special. The critically acclaimed stand-up and actor (Parks and Recreation, Funny People) discusses topics ... See full summary »

Director: Jason Woliner
Stars: Aziz Ansari, Brandon Johnson, Sara Von Gillern
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A night of stand-up with comedian Hannibal Buress.

Director: Lance Bangs
Stars: Hannibal Buress, Al Jackson, Dan Steinhaus
Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
... Himself / Seth Galifianakis
Joe Wagner ... Himself
... Himself
Edit

Storyline

A master of the one-liner with an absurd rambling style, Zach's sharp, resonating humor makes his show at the famed Purple Onion in San Francisco one of the funniest performances in recent comedy.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Certificate:

Unrated | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

2006 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Зак Галифианакис: Концерт в The Purple Onionа  »

Company Credits

Show more on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The original release of this DVD was exclusive to Netflix. See more »

Quotes

Zach Galifianakis: What was it Noam Chomsky said about eating pussy?
See more »

Crazy Credits

Zach Galifianakis would like to thank: Zach Galifianakis See more »

Connections

References Out Cold (2001) See more »

Soundtracks

The Greatest Love of All
Composed by Michael Masser, Linda Creed
Performed by The Pacific Boychoir Academy
© EMI Golden Torch Music Corp. (ASCAP),
EMI Gold Horizon Corp. (BMI)
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Sloppy set pulls some genuine laughs
16 March 2014 | by See all my reviews

Zach Galifianakis's first feature-length special, following the "Look Who It Isn't" compilation. Features one of his stand-up sets with footage of Zach on the road and an interview with "Zach's twin brother" interspersed. His material consists of one liners, wordplay, crowd work and general weirdness. Zach style has a relaxed, natural feel, but at times comes off more sloppy and unprepared. Fortunately, Galifianakis is downright lovable and his ad-Ibs tend to be dynamite, so that does buy him a little slack. His innovation in how he presents his material can be better than the material itself, though he does have some solid laughs on here. Starts slow, but has a killer finish.


0 of 0 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 6 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending Movies With Prime Video

Enjoy a night in with these popular movies available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial