Veteran of sketch, television, and film, comedian Michael Ian Black has mastered a delivery that's equal parts dapper and deadpan, whether he's discussing the pro-choice debate or the Tilt-A-Whirl. Taped at John Jay College in New York City, Black's special includes his wry take on the human experience, from parenting and gender roles, to guilty pleasures of all shapes and sizes.
Michael Ian Black is very famous. Well, he's not that famous, but he keeps telling the world he is. Filmed live in Philadelphia, Michael Ian Black's sarcastic sense of humor comes to the stage in his latest comedy special.
When a group of personal trainers decide to steal the American Dream, they get caught up in a criminal enterprise that goes horribly wrong. Now, living large will take everything they've got in the unbelievable and outrageous true story.
"Wet Hot American Summer" recalls the final days at summer camp, 1981: the hikes, the water sports, the sex, the drinking and the talent show! A very rowdy comedy, with Paul Rudd, Molly Shannon, Amy Poehler.
The State was simply one of the sharpest, funniest, and most under-rated shows of the 1990's. Originally created as MTV's first foray into the sketch comedy genre, The State was a comedic gem that rocked Generation X with slapstick, smarts and witty sarcasm. The dynamic cast features 11 multi-talented actors that have continued to collaborate on such projects as RENO 911!, STELLA, VIVA VARIETY and WET HOT AMERICAN SUMMER.
Thrown off a popular reality show in disgrace, unemployed real estate agent Madi Cooke (Kat Foster), teams with a group of misfit tennis players in a do-or-die match against Bobbi Mason (Georgia King)-an overachieving, tightly wound, real estate shark-and her tennis-playing minions.
It Started As A Joke is a feature documentary that chronicles the decade-long run of the Eugene Mirman Comedy Festival, and reminds us of the healing properties of comedy - even in the most challenging of life's circumstances.
The mysterious and tumultuous land of 43AD Britannia is occupied by many warring tribes, until the invasion of a foreign army sparks chaos and allegiances. Celtic rivals Kerra (Kelly Reilly) and Antedia (Zoë Wanamaker) must face the oncoming Roman invasion led by Aulus Plautius (David Morrissey) as it seeks to dismantle the Celtic Resistance.
In 1348, with the horrors of the Black Death haunting Europe, English soldiers return home from war with a French nobleman as hostage. When people in their home village soon after begin to die, it is believed that the Black Death has struck once more. However, there are other dark reasons behind the sudden deaths.
This is the story of the world's greatest civilization. In a period that spanned over 5,000 years, Egypt profoundly shaped the course of human history. Its great Pharaohs left behind a legacy of gigantic pyramids and gold-laden tombs, and yet its culture was shaped by myriad inventors, heroes, heroines, villains, artisans, scholars and explorers. We've only glimpsed the secrets of Ancient Egypt.
With a serial killer loose on Carnival Row, and a government that turns a blind eye to the deaths of its lower class citizens, Rycroft Philostrate, a war-hardened investigator, is the only person willing to stop the murders and maintain the fragile peace. But when Vignette Stonemoss, a faerie refugee, turns up in the Burgue, she forces Philo to reckon with a past he's tried to forget.
Join the adventures of Jack Sparrow and his nemesis Captain Barbossa on a thrilling, high-seas adventure with a mysterious twist!