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Dave Chappelle fan made documentary about ‘Chappelle’s Show’ is worth your time (Video)

Dave Chappelle fan made documentary about ‘Chappelle’s Show’ is worth your time (Video)

By | August 18, 2014 at 1:32 pm | No comments

Dave Chappelle is one of the greatest comedic minds of all time. He’s also one of the most intriguing celebrities—living or dead. Though he’s back in full force performing stand-up comedy for adoring fans, he’ll likely never shake the legacy of leaving the enormously...

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Richard Pryor documentary ‘Omit the Logic’ will air on Showtime

Richard Pryor documentary ‘Omit the Logic’ will air on Showtime

By | April 15, 2013 at 12:46 pm | No comments

Though we’ve known the upcoming Richard Pryor documentary was set to premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival on April 23, now there’s a date when non-festival attendees can bask in the glory of the iconic comedian’s life. On Friday, May 31, Showtime will air Richard Pryor:...

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‘A Universal Language’ is a confrontational, hilarious study in comedy and religion (Review)

‘A Universal Language’ is a confrontational, hilarious study in comedy and religion (Review)

By | April 2, 2013 at 1:36 pm | 2 comments

If not for the recent success of Argo, it'd be difficult to imagine a more unlikely film premise then one in which a group of clueless do-gooders purposely place themselves in harms way within the politically charged Middle East. But that's precisely the premise of Igal Hecht's...

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You should probably watch this 11 minute Patton Oswalt documentary

You should probably watch this 11 minute Patton Oswalt documentary

By | February 25, 2013 at 8:11 pm | 2 comments

From the folks at Thrash Lab, who's motto is "Entertaining and inspiring this generation," comes this perfect 11-minute documentary titled To Be Loved & Understood-- about Patton Oswalt, one of the world's most loved and respected comedians. The film, directed by Julien...

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‘Documentary’ on Patrice O’Neal is perfect for true fans (Video)

‘Documentary’ on Patrice O’Neal is perfect for true fans (Video)

By | December 26, 2012 at 3:01 pm | 5 comments

A nearly 50-minute video chronicling the last few years of late comedian Patrice O'Neal's career has surfaced. Labeled as a documentary online, it's closer to a tribute, as it features dozens of clips of audio commentary from comedian friends like Jim Norton, Louis C.K., Robert...

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Documentary tells the story of cancer stricken comedian’s dream to perform on Letterman (Video)

Documentary tells the story of cancer stricken comedian’s dream to perform on Letterman (Video)

By | October 24, 2012 at 11:24 am | One comment

We've been following Steve Mazan's story since 2009, when he finally made his dream to perform on Late Show with David Letterman a reality. The 13-year comedian was diagnosed with cancer in 2005, and so he made this dream his number one priority in life. “The doctors told us...

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There’s an Arrested Development documentary in the works and here’s the trailer (Video)

There’s an Arrested Development documentary in the works and here’s the trailer (Video)

By | October 19, 2012 at 3:20 pm | No comments

While we'll have to wait until next Spring for the new season of Arrested Development, there's a small chance the Arrested Development documentary will be out before that. If Netflix is smart about it, they'll snag the doc and distribute it through their service before the...

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Russell Brand documentary explores comedian’s past drug use (Video)

Russell Brand documentary explores comedian’s past drug use (Video)

By | August 16, 2012 at 4:39 pm | No comments

Russell Brand has been alcohol and drug free for 10 years, but, like most addicts, it’s still a daily struggle for him to remain that way. In a documentary, Russell Brand: From Addiction to Recovery, airing on BBC 3 in the UK, Brand addresses this and more. “Ten years...

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Mitch Hedberg notebooks, footage revealed in documentary on wife Lynn Shawcroft (Video)

Mitch Hedberg notebooks, footage revealed in documentary on wife Lynn Shawcroft (Video)

By | August 7, 2012 at 12:25 pm | 5 comments

A few weeks ago, we told you about comedian Scott Moran’s stellar mini-documentary series Modern Comedian. So far, Moran’s expertly captured the lives of Kurt Braunohler, Ben Kronberg and Greg Barris. And this week, we find Moran’s subject, comedian Lynn Shawcroft, the...

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