Manufacturer: Fox Lorber
Brand: IFC, Independent Film Channel
"...not just informative and entertaining, but also pleasantly authentic and intimate in the current publicist-controlled era." -Elle Magazine "It's free-flowing and uncensored, sometimes vulgar, sometimes deep, sometimes just plain silly - like a real dinner party, because it is a real dinner party." -The Philadelphia Inquirer "It's funny, original and refreshing, this series with candid roundtable discussions and good grub. Between bites, Jon Favreau's dinner guests tell what goes on behind the scenes in filmmaking and television production . . . It's as uncanny as it is unscripted . . . Even if you can't dine and converse with them - the camera direction makes you feel you re part of the conversation. The dinner talk often involves meaty issues concerning the entertainment industry and offers a look at life beyond the red carpet." -Hollywood Reporter Jon Favreau sits down with a variety of personalities from film, television, music and comedy, for a frank discussion of the acting industry, the movie business in general, and of celebrity, in particular. DVD extras include: Option to view enhanced commentary, Never before seen segments, Outtakes, Guest biographies WITH APPEARANCES BY: Joey Lauren Adams, Sean Astin, Jennifer Beals, Peter Berg, Saffron Burrows, Sean Combs, David Cross, Andy Dick, Illeana Douglas, Peter Falk, Adam Goldberg, Jeff Goldblum, Seth Green, Daryl Hannah, Bonnie Hunt, Kevin James, Famke Janssen, Denis Leary, John Leguizamo, Juliette Lewis, Ron Livingston, Faizon Love, Marilyn Manson, Cheri Oteri, Vincent Pastore, Martha Plimpton, Kevin Pollak, Michael Rapaport, Ray Romano, Garry Shandling, Sarah Silverman, Christian Slater, Rod Steiger, Jeanne Tripplehorn, Vince Vaughn, Fred Willard and Dwight Yoakam. For filmmakers, actors, and chronic eavesdroppers everywhere, it's a genuine privilege to watch Dinner for Five. As the congenial host of this popular Independent Film Channel series, writer-director-actor Jon Favreau (Swingers, Made, Elf) brings credibility and comfort to his diverse qua...
Manufacturer: BBC Video
Brand: Warner Manufacturing
Dame Edna is no ordinary star, she's a megastar, larger than life and brimming with outrageous wit and charm! And she's inviting you to explore all her nooks and crannies in The Dame Edna Experience: The Complete Second Season. Following hot on the heels of the release of the complete first series, these six "monologues interrupted by total strangers" are guaranteed to keep you in stitches. Celebrity guests include Liza Minnelli, Lauren Bacall, Jane Fonda, Chubby Checker and Douglas Fairbanks, Jr. DVD Features:Featurette:Bonus Program: Another Audience with Dame Edna Everage, featuring megastar Dame Edna Everage fielding questions from an audience of celebrities. Winner of a British Academy Award for Best Entertainment Program Interviews:Dame Edna in conversation with Whoopi Goldberg from the popular BBC talk show Wogan Interview with Dame Edna creator Barry Humphries Music Clips:Dame Edna sings "Disco Matilda" from BBC's Top of the PopsOther:Plus The Madge Button!
The Tonight Show - Comedians Vol. 1 & 2 (Amazon.com Exclusive)
These 2 DVD's include some of today's funniest stand-up comics when they appeared on The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson! Enjoy first-time Tonight Show appearances by Garry Shandling, Louie Anderson, Jerry Seinfeld, Brett Butler, Roseanne and Drew Carey. Also featured are memorable performances by some that frequented The Tonight Show stage, including the late-great Rodney "Mr. No Respect" Dangerfield, George Carlin, David Brenner and more! This 2-pack is your best value, buy both volumes and save! Not in stores and exclusive to Amazon.
20 year old Martin Loader (KEANU REEVES) lives at home with his family. He's spending summer vacation working as a newswriter for the local radio station WXBU. Everything is fine until Martin,s life is invaded by two forces... 35 years old Aunt Julia (BARBARA HERSHEY), returning home from two ex-husbands, and Pedro Carmichael (PETER FALK), an eccentric scriptwriter hired by WXBU to boost the ratings on its daily soaps. Martin quickly falls for Julia and unwittingly their love affair forms the basis for Pedro's scriptwriting. Half of New Orleans is now scandalized by the torrid love affair, the other half horrified by Pedro's liberal attacks against Albanians... a personal hatred whose scars run deep within Pedro's creative genes. Who will survive the turmoil that follows. Tune in Tomorrow for the hilarious conclusion.
Midnight Blue Collection Volume 1: The Deep Throat Special Edition
Manufacturer: Blue Underground
Midnight Blue: The Deep Throat Special Edition Nobody Went Deeper Inside DEEP THROAT Than MIDNIGHT BLUE From 1975 to 2002, MIDNIGHT BLUE was late-night cable's most depraved cavalcade of politics, pornography and perversion hosted by controversial Screw Magazine publisher Al Goldstein. In this premiere volume - featuring segments now shown uncensored for the first time ever - meet the real legends behind DEEP THROAT in graphic and shocking interviews that go far beyond any other adult documentary: Carol Connors: Uninhibited bisexual co-star, extreme animal lover, and mother of award winning actress Thora Birch. Harry Reems: The prolific porn stud whose criminal indictment on obscenity charges galvanized Hollywood. Gerard Damiano: Hairdresser turned visionary porn director, he was forced to sell all rights to the movie - which grossed $600 million - to his notorious 'business partners.' Chuck Traynor: Linda Lovelace's bluntly outspoken husband, manager and alleged abuser. ....And much more, including the show's original commercials for swinger clubs, adult toys and escort services that dropped jaws - and pants - all over New York City and lit the fuse on the battles against the FCC that still rage today.
Many Classic Carson Moments occured when young comics got their first big break on The Tonight Show. In this talent packed hilarious tape you'll witness The Tonight Show debut of Drew Carey plus appearances by George Carlin, David Brenner, Rita Rudner and Rodney Dangerfield.
Manufacturer: Hbo Home Video
Brand: HBO HOME VIDEO
This 2-disc set combines the best of Chris Rock's ground-breaking, Emmy-award winning comedy "The Chris Rock Show." It's an unrated, uncensored, uninhibited 2 hours of one of America's finest comic minds, Chris Rock, "a magnificent national sensation." - The Washington Post. Special features include "Chris Rock's Taxi Driver Confessions."