Black Comedy

Homey Don't Play That!: The Story of In Living Color and the Black Comedy Revolution  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Feb. 6, 2018
Homey Don't Play That!: The Story of In Living Color and the Black Comedy Revolution

David Peisner, "Homey Don't Play That!: The Story of In Living Color and the Black Comedy Revolution"
ISBN: 1501143328 | 2018 | EPUB | 400 pages | 2 MB

Black - Comedy (1988)  Music

Posted by Designol at June 14, 2013
Black - Comedy (1988)

Black - >>Comedy<< (1988)
EAC | FLAC | Tracks (Cue&Log) ~ 347 Mb (incl 5%) | Mp3 (CBR320/Stereo) ~ 161 Mb (incl 5%) | Scans included
Genre: New Wave, Pop, Pop Rock | Label: A&M Records | # 395222-2 | Time: 00:53:01

Seeking a U.S. breakthrough, A&M Records held Black's second album, Comedy, back from release until a re-recorded 1989 version of his U.K. hit "Wonderful Life" could be added as the leadoff track. There is also a remixed version of the U.K. hit "Sweetest Smile," which, like "Wonderful Life," previously appeared on Black's debut album, Wonderful Life. Also included were the more recent U.K. chart singles "The Big One" and "Now You're Gone." All of which means that, in its U.S. version at least, Comedy was almost more of a hits compilation than a formal second album. That, however, lent it a certain consistency, and in its newer songs, the album showed Black moving away from the cocktail jazz and doomy lyrics of his debut and toward a more eclectic sound, as well as lighter, more romantic sentiments.

Why We Laugh: Black Comedians on Black Comedy (2009)  Video

Posted by mr2006 at April 19, 2010
Why We Laugh: Black Comedians on Black Comedy (2009)

Why We Laugh: Black Comedians on Black Comedy (2009)
DVDRip by VoMiT | English | AVI | 1h 26min | 701 MB | 640x368 | XVID - 960kbps | MP3 - 160kbps
Genre: Documentary


Filmmakers Robert Townsend and Quincy Newell examine the history of African-American comedy from the black face “minstrel shows” of a bygone age to the politically and socially charged humor of Richard Pryor and Dick Gregory, to the corporate-influenced Def Jams and Comedy Kings that dominate today. Featuring a lineup of scholars, politicians, critics and comedy legends including Bill Cosby, Chris Rock, Keenan Ivory Wayans and Eddie Griffin, this documentary is inspired by author Darryl Littleton’s book “Black Comedians on Black Comedy.”

Black Comedy - Instigator (2008)  Music

Posted by rd at June 22, 2009
Black Comedy - Instigator (2008)

Black Comedy - Instigator (2008)
MP3 320 Kbps | 139 Mb | APE + CUE | 452 Mb | 58:06
Genre: Industrial/Gothic/Thrash Metal

Давно ожидаемый дебютный альбом звездного норвежского проекта. В нем приняли участие музыканты из OLD MAN'S CHILD, SUSPERIA и оригинальный ударник DIMMU BORGIR Tjodalv. Массивный гитарный звук, мощнейшая ритм-секция, атмосферность, мелодичность, электронно-индустриальные элементы – все это вместе с качественным современным звуком создает уникальное футуристическое полотно.

(Thriller, Black Comedy) SHEITAN [DVDrip] 2006  Video

Posted by galmuchet at Jan. 14, 2009
(Thriller, Black Comedy)  SHEITAN  [DVDrip]  2006

(Thriller, Horreur) SHEITAN [DVDrip] 2006
RIP+UP | XviD-980 | mp3@128 | 624x336 | French (English srt in file) | DVD Cover & Sticker | 1h28 | 700 Mb
France 01 Feb 2006
Realisation Kim CHAPIRON

Avec/Cast Vincent Cassel, Roxane Mesquida, Olivier Barthelemy, Ladj Ly, Nico Le Phat Tan, Leïla Bekhti, Julie-Marie Parmentier, Gérald Thomassin, Guillaume Bacquet …

La veille de Noël, Bart, Ladj, Thai, Yasmine et Eve quittent une soirée qui a mal tournée. Eve, très allumeuse, les invite chez elle. Mais lorsque la jeunesse des villes se retrouve dans les griffes de Joseph, l'étrange gardien de sa maison de campagne, la rencontre bascule dans le conte sanglant…

On Christmas Eve, a group of friends are lead by a girl they met at the Styxx Club in Paris to her house in the country. There, they are introduced to the eccentric housekeeper Joseph (Cassel) who has something sinister planned for them.

Laughing Mad: The Black Comic Persona in Post-Soul America  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by step778 at April 11, 2018
Laughing Mad: The Black Comic Persona in Post-Soul America

Bambi Haggins, "Laughing Mad: The Black Comic Persona in Post-Soul America"
2007 | pages: 288 | ISBN: 0813539846 | PDF | 4,7 mb

Black (Colin Vearncombe) - Comedy (1988) [Non-Remastered, Japan]  Music

Posted by Designol at Aug. 16, 2017
Black (Colin Vearncombe) - Comedy (1988) [Non-Remastered, Japan]

Black (Colin Vearncombe) - Comedy (1988)
EAC | FLAC | Image (Cue&Log) ~ 299 Mb | Mp3 (CBR320) ~ 121 Mb | Scans ~ 142 Mb
Pop/Rock, New Wave | Label: A&M | # D25Y3271 | Time: 00:53:01

Seeking a U.S. breakthrough, A&M Records held Black's second album, Comedy, back from release until a re-recorded 1989 version of his U.K. hit "Wonderful Life" could be added as the leadoff track. There is also a remixed version of the U.K. hit "Sweetest Smile," which, like "Wonderful Life," previously appeared on Black's debut album, Wonderful Life. Also included were the more recent U.K. chart singles "The Big One" and "Now You're Gone." All of which means that, in its U.S. version at least, Comedy was almost more of a hits compilation than a formal second album. That, however, lent it a certain consistency, and in its newer songs, the album showed Black moving away from the cocktail jazz and doomy lyrics of his debut and toward a more eclectic sound, as well as lighter, more romantic sentiments.

Black - Are We Having Fun Yet? (1993)  Music

Posted by Designol at June 17, 2013
Black - Are We Having Fun Yet? (1993)

Black - Are We Having Fun Yet? (1993)
EAC | FLAC | Tracks (Cue&Log) ~ 324 Mb (incl 5%) | Mp3 (CBR320/Stereo) ~ 150 Mb (incl 5%) | Scans included
Genre: Pop Rock, Contemporary Pop | Label: Nero Schwarz Limited | # 519354-2 | Time: 00:44:58

This album opens with jangly pop song ‘Don’t take the silence too hard’ and includes the operatic ‘Ave Lolita’. “Looking back through the years, it’s pretty obvious I have a fondness for overblown melodramatic music,” Colin said. In recent tours, the track has been reinterpreted acoustically. This album was the first to be released on Black’s own label, and was licensed to major labels for distribution.‘Are we having fun yet?’ was produced by Mike Hedges. Mike’s other production credits include work with The Associates, The Cure, Siouxsie and the Banshees, U2, Travis and Texas.

John Truby's Comedy Writing  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by robin-bobin at Aug. 26, 2010
John Truby's Comedy Writing

Comedy Writing by John Truby
Publisher: Truby's Video & Audio Classes 2007 | ISBN n/a | Language English | Audio CD in MP3/Variable | 300 MB

Comedy is hard. Movie comedy writing is very hard, and is done well by relatively few writers. That's good news. But why is movie comedy more difficult than it appears…

The King of Comedy (1982)  Video

Posted by Connie Cheewah at Feb. 13, 2009
The King of Comedy (1982)

The King of Comedy (1982)
DVD rip | 105 min | XVID 1910kb/s 25F/s 720x384 | MP3 48000Hz VBR 77kb/s mono | 1.45 GB
English | Genre: Drama, Comedy