Tag Archives: stand-up comedy

  • ‘Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind’ Documentary Trailer (Video)

    ‘Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind’ Documentary Trailer (Video)

    Even before his death by suicide, Robin Williams embodied the “tortured clown” archetype in such a way that was probably only clear to his closest friends. And it’s those friends — Steve Martin, Billy Crystal, Whoopi Goldberg, Eric Idle and more among them — that are providing the spine for an upcoming documentary on the […]

  • ‘The George Carlin Commemorative Collection’ Box Set Coming Soon

    ‘The George Carlin Commemorative Collection’ Box Set Coming Soon

    George Carlin died ten years ago, and these days it’s pretty tempting to say we could use him with us still. I don’t know about that, but I do that The George Carlin Commemorative Collection is coming next month, and it’s likely to be the next best thing. Carlin’s daughter Kelly helped put the set together, and she […]

  • ‘Chris Rock: Tambourine’ Netflix Date Announcement (Video)

    ‘Chris Rock: Tambourine’ Netflix Date Announcement (Video)

    It’s been a good decade since Chris Rock’s last stand-up special, but his reputation as one of the greatest comics of all time has remained secure. How secure? So secure, in fact, that he can get away with releasing a teaser for his upcoming Netflix special that not only doesn’t contain any jokes, but doesn’t […]

  • ‘Louis CK Live At The Comedy Store': New Special Only $5 (Video)

    ‘Louis CK Live At The Comedy Store': New Special Only $5 (Video)

    Louis CK is famous for using his success to experiment with different forms of distribution, letting fans have his work for prices that would be too low for anything released on a major label. His latest special is no different, priced (in a package that includes both video and audio versions!) at just five dollars. […]