DVD 126 mins IMDB 8.5 (1,437 votes)
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Robin Williams - Live On Broadway
Sony Entertainment (2002)
In Collection
#305

My Rating:
9

Seen It:
Yes
(2004 )

Owner:
John Wood
Comedy
USA  /  English

Robin Williams Himself

Director Marty Callner
Producer Marty Callner; Randall Gladstein
Writer Robin Williams
User Credit 1 Chad Callner; Steve Kraftsow

Recorded and broadcast live from New York City's Broadway Theater at the culmination of his historic 2002 sold out tour, the Robin Williams "Live on Broadway" DVD finds the Oscar winning actor/writer/comedian returning after 16 years to his stand up roots to deliver what the Washington Post calls "... in its madcap way, a seminal cultural event."

"A report on the planet and a report from the planet for those watching from outer space," this DVD puts you front row at the comedy event - where "Williams pranced, flounced, minced, pounced, zigzagged, hip-hopped, whirled and twirled, talking non-stop about everything from surgically enhanced breasts to the great anthrax scare."

Live on Broadway captures the manic comedy energy of Robin Williams in full hurricane force. As seen first on HBO.

Edition Details
Barcode 074645517797
Region Region
Release Date 11/19/2002
Packaging Keep Case
Screen Ratio Standard 1.33:1 Color
Audio Tracks ENGLISH: Dolby Digital 5.1
ENGLISH: PCM Stereo
Layers Single Side, Dual Layer
No. of Disks/Tapes 1

Features
Robin Williams interviewed by Marty Callner, director of Live On Broadway
Behind-The-Scenes: Backstage Before The Broadcast
Noises
Hidden "Easter Eggs"
Personal Details
Purchase Date 8/24/2005
User Lookup 1 DVD Copy
Links DVD Empire
IMDB
Amazon US

Notes
Trivia: At the beginning of this show, the announcer said "Ladies and gentlemen, please welcome, Robin Williams!" about five seconds too early. (He was supposed to say it so that the end of the announcement would butt right up against the first drum beat of the opening music.) It was the only show on the entire tour where that happened. (more)

Quotes: Robin Williams: [First lines] Alright! Thank you very much! Goodnight! (more)

Awards: Nominated for 5 Emmys. Another 2 nominations (more)