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The Richard Pryor Show

The Richard Pryor Show

The Richard Pryor Show
TMDb: 8
60 min

The Richard Pryor Show is an American comedy variety series starring Richard Pryor. It premiered on NBC on Tuesday, September 13, 1977 at 8 p.m. opposite ABC’s popular television shows…

Status: Ended
Genre: Comedy
Greased Lightning

Greased Lightning

Greased Lightning
IMDb: 6.3
96

This film is based on the true life story of Wendell Scott, the first black stock car racing champion in America.

Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Richard Pryor: Icon

Richard Pryor: Icon

Richard Pryor: Icon
IMDb: 6.5
56

Richard Pryor’s impact on the craft of comedy and today’s top comics is legendary and unrivaled. This program surveys the profound and enduring influence of one of the greatest American…

Genre: Documentary
The Busy Body

The Busy Body

The Busy Body
IMDb: 5.7
101

Sid Caesar is a bumbling gopher to a mob boss who must recover a fortune in cash stowed in the suit of a corpse.

Genre: Comedy
Critical Condition

Critical Condition

Critical Condition
IMDb: 5.4
100

Eddie is a con artist. But this time he’s framed and comes before a judge. By claiming insanity, he hopes to get off the hook. He manages to end up…

Genre: Comedy
In God We Tru$t

In God We Tru$t

In God We Tru$t
IMDb: 5.5
97

A naive monk, named Brother Ambrose (Marty Feldman), is sent by the abbot on a mission to raise $5,000 in order to save their monastery from closing. He goes to…

Genre: Comedy
Wholly Moses

Wholly Moses

Wholly Moses
IMDb: 4.7
103

Harvey and Zoey, two tourists in Israel, discover an ancient scroll about Herschel, the man who was almost Moses. Herschel receives the command from God to free his people from…

Genre: Comedy
Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling

Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling

Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling
IMDb: 6.4
97

After severely burning himself in a drug incident, a comedian has a near death experience in which he reviews his life.

Genre: Drama
Richard Pryor: Live and Smokin’

Richard Pryor: Live and Smokin’

Richard Pryor: Live and Smokin’
IMDb: 6.6
48

Richard Pryor: Live & Smokin’ is the first stand-up act of Richard Pryor to be filmed out of the four that were released in total. This film was filmed in…

Genre: Comedy
Lady Sings the Blues

Lady Sings the Blues

Lady Sings the Blues
IMDb: 7.1
144

Chronicles the rise and fall of legendary blues singer Billie Holiday. Her late childhood, stint as a prostitute, early tours, marriages and drug addiction are featured.

Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Richard Pryor: Live in Concert

Richard Pryor: Live in Concert

Richard Pryor: Live in Concert
IMDb: 8.2
78

Richard Pryor delivers monologues on race, sex, family and his favorite target—himself, live at the Terrace Theatre in Long Beach, California.

Genre: Comedy
The Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars & Motor Kings

The Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars & Motor Kings

The Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars & Motor Kings
IMDb: 6.9
110

Tired of the slave-like treatment of his team’s owner, charismatic star Negro League pitcher Bingo Long takes to the road with his band of barnstormers through the small towns of…

Genre: Comedy
Some Call It Loving

Some Call It Loving

Some Call It Loving
IMDb: 5.3
105

A jazz musician falls in love with a comatose woman at a carny sideshow and takes her to his mansion to join his cabinet of sexual curiosities.

Genre: Drama
Some Kind of Hero

Some Kind of Hero

Some Kind of Hero
IMDb: 5.8
97

A Vietnam vet returns home from a prisoner of war camp and is greeted as a hero, but is quickly forgotten and soon discovers how tough survival is in his…

Genre: Comedy, Drama
California Suite

California Suite

California Suite
IMDb: 6.2
103

The misadventures of four groups of guests at the Beverly Hills Hotel.

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Wattstax

Wattstax

Wattstax
IMDb: 7.7
98

Wattstax is the 1973 documentary film about the Afro-American Woodstock concert held in Los Angeles seven years after the Watts riots. Director Mel Stuart mixes footage from the concert with…

Brewster’s Millions

Brewster’s Millions

Brewster’s Millions
IMDb: 6.5
102 min

Brewster, an aging minor-league baseball player, stands to inherit 300 million dollars when he could spend 30 million bucks in 30 times without the need to show for this, and…

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Genre: Comedy
Richard Pryor: Here and Now

Richard Pryor: Here and Now

Richard Pryor: Here and Now
IMDb: 7.3
83 min

Among comic Richard Pryor’s later windmill performances. As foul-mouthed as , Pryor rolls the majority of the very same subjects as in his past live shows.

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Genre: Comedy
Superman III

Superman III

Superman III
IMDb: 5.0
125 min

Aiming to defeat the Man of Metal, rich government Ross Webster hires bumbling however good Gus Gorman to develop artificial kryptonite, which yields some sudden psychological results within the third…

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Richard Pryor: Live on the Sunset Strip

Richard Pryor: Live on the Sunset Strip

Richard Pryor: Live on the Sunset Strip
IMDb: 7.7
82 min

Richard Pryor’s stand-up action comprises his frank discussion concerning his freebasing dependence, and the notorious night on June 9, 1980 he captured on fire.

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Genre: Comedy
The Toy

The Toy

The Toy
IMDb: 5.9
102 min

On one of the bratty boy Eric’s yearly visits, the plutocrat U.S. Bates chooses him into his department shop and provides him anything inside as a present. Eric selects a…

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Genre: Family
Bustin’ Loose

Bustin’ Loose

Bustin’ Loose
IMDb: 6.1
94 min

Following ex-con Joe Braxton simplifies his probation he’s given a second opportunity, he must do is induce a set of special children throughout the nation.

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Genre: Comedy
Stir Crazy

Stir Crazy

Stir Crazy
IMDb: 6.8
111 min

New Yorkers, Skip Donahue and Harry Monroe have no jobs and no chances, so they choose to flee the city and find work elsewhere, landing tasks sporting woodpecker costumes to…

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Genre: Comedy
Blue Collar

Blue Collar

Blue Collar
IMDb: 7.5
114 min

Fed up with mistreatment in the hands of the union and management brass, also combined with fiscal hardships on each and every individual’s end, three car assembly line employees produce…

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Genre: Drama
The Wiz

The Wiz

The Wiz
IMDb: 5.4
134 min

Dorothy Gale,a Timid kindergarten Instructor is Hauled off to the Magical land of Oz in Which she embarks on a quest to return home

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Which Way Is Up?

Which Way Is Up?

Which Way Is Up?
IMDb: 6.3
94 min

Richard Pryor performs three characters – a beleaguered, sex-starved farm employee named Leroy Jones; the plantation employee’s randy old daddy Rufus; along with the neighboring city preacher Rev. Lenox Thomas…

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Genre: Comedy
Silver Streak

Silver Streak

Silver Streak
IMDb: 6.9
114 min

A somewhat daffy publication editor on a railroad trip from Los Angeles to Chicago believes he sees a murdered man thrown out of the train. If he could find no…

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Car Wash

Car Wash

Car Wash
IMDb: 6.1
97 min

This day-in-the-life cult comedy centers on a bunch of friends working in Sully Boyar’s Car Wash from the Los Angeles ghetto. The group meets dozens of bizarre customers — such…

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Genre: Uncategorized
Uptown Saturday Night

Uptown Saturday Night

Uptown Saturday Night
IMDb: 6.7
104 min

Sidney Poitier and Bill Cosby group within this hilarious misadventure as friends Steve and Wardell, that venture uptown into some swanky nightclub. Unfortunately, thieves struck on the club and sneak…

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Genre: Comedy
Hit!

Hit!

Hit!
IMDb: 6.1
134 min

A national representative whose girl dies of a heroin overdose is made to ruin the drug ring which provided her. He summarizes different people whose lives are torn apart from…

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Genre: Drama, Action
The Mack

The Mack

The Mack
IMDb: 6.7
110 min

Goldie yields from five years in the state pencil and winds upward king of the pimping game. Trouble comes in the kind of two corrupt white cops along with a…

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Genre: Drama
Moving

Moving

Moving
IMDb: 6.2
89 min

Arlo takes what appears for him for a fantasy marketing to Idaho. He soon finds, however, that going has its share of issues.

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Genre: Comedy
See No Evil, Hear No Evil

See No Evil, Hear No Evil

See No Evil, Hear No Evil
IMDb: 6.9
103 min

A murder occurs at the store of David Lyons, a deaf individual who neglects to listen to the gunshot being terminated. External, blind guy Wally Karue hears the shooter but…

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Genre: Crime
Harlem Nights

Harlem Nights

Harlem Nights
IMDb: 6.1
116 min

‘Sugar’ Ray will be the owner of an illegal casino and has to compete with the strain of vicious gangsters and corrupt authorities who wish to watch him go out…

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Genre: Crime, Drama
Another You

Another You

Another You
IMDb: 5.4
98 min

George was at a mental clinic for 3 decades and is now prepared to head out to the actual world . Eddie Dasha committed con-man, is designed to help keep…

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Genre: Comedy
Richard Pryor: Omit the Logic

Richard Pryor: Omit the Logic

Richard Pryor: Omit the Logic
IMDb: 7.3
83 min

Mike Epps, Richard Pryor Jr. and others recount the culture-defining affect of Richard Pryor – considered one of America’s most sensible, iconic comedian minds.

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Genre: Documentary