One of stand-up comedy’s greatest and most elusive names is returning to the stage in a big way.
From Abbot & Costello to Eddie Murphy, we’ve lined 10 of the most iconic stand-up moments that have made a mark on American culture.
“I hope all the bad things in life happen to you and nobody else but you.” This joint’s for all the haters of the world.
This never-before-seen clip of the Beastie Boys has been floating around after Chappelle’s Show co-creator, Neal Brennan released it to the net, earlier this week. Enjoy it while you can before the powers that be take it down.
Cary Elwes makes for a fine Robin of Loxley (complete with real British accent) in Mel Brooks’ not-bad spoof of the Merry Men legend.
The Superfreak himself, Rick James was born today in 1948. To celebrate, we take a page from the Chappelle Show, as Charlie Murphy (that’s Eddie Murphy’s brother) looks back at his time with the legend in the 80’s, and the various beatdowns that were required to keep him in check. Sort of.
Matt Damon, a haunted hotel, the threat of nuclear war, lusty Roman battles and Chris Kattan getting eaten by a shark are some of the delights you’ll find in the new releases on Netflix Instant this week.
Evil Prince John is oppressing the people while good King Richard is away on the Crusades. Robin steals from the tax collectors, wins an archery contest, defeats the Sheriff, and rescues Maid Marian. In this spoof version by, however, Mel Brooks adds his own personal touch, parodying traditional adventure films, romance films and the whole idea of men running around the woods in tights.