The Ultimate Richard Pryor Collection: Uncensored

The Ultimate Richard Pryor Collection: Uncensored

The best of Richard Pryor all together for the very first time, totally uncensored!

The best of Richard Pryor all together for the very first time, totally uncensored!

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From his groundbreaking stand-up to his television appearances, blockbuster films and beyond, Richard Pryor always told the whole, hilarious truth. A once-in-a-generation innovator, changing comedy forever, Richard’s intimate storytelling made the world feel like we knew him and loved him. There’s simply never been a comedian like Richard: totally genius and outrageously funny. Now all of his most memorable stand-up and television performances are together in The Ultimate Richard Pryor Collection: Uncensored.

You’ll get 13 DVDs including:  

  • All four of Richard’s full-length concert films Live & Smokin’, Live in Concert, Live on the Sunset Strip, and Here and Now
  • Richard’s 1977 NBC TV Special and all four controversial episodes of The Richard Pryor Show, featuring Robin Williams, Sandra Bernhard, Tim Reid, Marsha Warfield, and more!
  • Richard’s most memorable TV appearances on The Merv Griffin Show, The Dick Cavett Show, and The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson
  • Feature film, Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling, written, produced, and directed by Richard
  • Never-before-released footage from Richard's infamous first filmUncle Tom's Fairy Tales, lost since 1968
  • Exclusive footage of Richard's final performances and a tribute event at The Comedy Store
  • Two acclaimed documentary filmsRichard Pryor: Omit the Logic and I Am Richard Pryor
  • Special Features including deleted scenes, outtakes, and a no-holds-barred interview with Richard’s widow, Jennifer Lee Pryor
  • Plus, a Collector's Booklet with personal photos, diary entries, tour notes and more!

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Volume 1: 6 DVDs

Volume 1 features all four of Richard’s full-length concert films plus Richard’s groundbreaking 1977 NBC TV special and all four controversial episodes of The Richard Pryor Show. Plus, never-before-released footage, deleted scenes, and a no-holds-barred interview with Richard’s widow, Jennifer Lee Pryor.

  • Disc 1

    Richard Pryor: Live & Smokin’
    Original Air Date: April 29, 1971 

    The Legend of Uncle Tom’s Fairy Tales

    Interview: Jennifer Lee Pryor 

  • Disc 2

    Richard Pryor: Live in Concert
    Original Air Date: January 26, 1979

  • Disc 3

    Richard Pryor: Live on the Sunset Strip
    Original Air Date: March 12, 1982

  • Disc 4

    Richard Pryor: Here and Now
    Original Air Date: October 28, 1983

  • Disc 5

    The Richard Pryor Special?
    Original Air Date: May 5, 1977

    The Richard Pryor Show
    Original Air Date: September 13, 1977

    Never-Aired Original Series Opening 

    The Richard Pryor Show
    Original Air Date: September 20, 1977
    Deleted Scenes:
          ○ Cold Open: Camel Love
          ○ Chimp Symphony

     

  • Disc 6

    The Richard Pryor Show
    Original Air Date: September 27, 1977
    Deleted Scenes:
          ○ TV Violence
          ○ Improv Segment Outtakes

    The Richard Pryor Show
    Original Air Date: October 20, 1977
    Deleted Scenes:
          ○ Mudbone Monologue
          ○ Audience Q&A

Volume 2: 6 DVDs

Volume 2 features Richard’s most memorable TV appearances on The Merv Griffin Show, The Dick Cavett Show, and The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson and episodes from Richard’s off-the-wall children’s show, Pryor’s Place. Plus, the moving autobiographical feature film, Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling along with two acclaimed documentary films, Richard Pryor: Omit the Logic and I Am Richard Pryor. Exclusive special features include never-before-released footage of Richard’s final performances at The Comedy Store!

  • Disc 1

    The Merv Griffin Show
    Original Air Date: August 27, 1965
    Guest Stars: Ethel Griffies, Polly James, Richard Pryor, Reni Santoni

    The Merv Griffin Show
    Original Air Date: January 17, 1966
    Guest Stars: Sammy Davis Jr., Polly James, Richard Pryor

    The Merv Griffin Show
    Original Air Date: July 13, 1966
    Guest Stars: Tom Ewell, Florence Henderson, Minnie Pearl, Richard Pryor 

    The Merv Griffin Show
    Original Air Date: July 21, 1966
    Guest Stars: Jack Douglas and Reiko, Richard Pryor 

  • Disc 2

    The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson
    Original Air Date: July 21, 1978
    Guest Stars: Richard Pryor, Dorothy Fuldheim

    The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson
    Original Air Date: January 12, 1979
    Guest Stars: Richard Pryor, Tim Conway, Dr. Lendon Smith, The Mighty Carson Art Players 

    The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson
    Original Air Date: September 5, 1980
    Guest Stars: Richard Pryor, Bob Hope, Randi Oakes, The Mighty Carson Art Players 

  • Disc 3

    Pryor’s Place: High Noon at 5:30 p.m.
    Episode 3701
    (Premiere)
    Original Air Date: September 1, 1984

    Pryor’s Place: To Catch a Little Thief
    Episode 3702
    Original Air Date: September 12, 1984
    Guest Star: Sammy Davis Jr.

    Pryor’s Place: Sax Education
    Episode 3706
    Original Air Date: October 18, 1984
    Guest Stars: Robin Williams, Marla Gibbs, Shirley Hemphill, Rip Taylor, Ron Cey

    Pryor’s Place: The Show-Off
    Episode 3710
    Original Air Date: November 12, 1984
    Guest Stars: Willie Nelson, John Ritter, Ray Parker, Jr., Marla Gibbs

    Pryor’s Place: Cousin Rita
    Episode 3711
    Original Air Date: November 16, 1984
    Guest Stars: Kim Fields, Lily Tomlin 

  • Disc 4

    Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling
    1986

  • Disc 5

    Last Stand-up Sitting Down
    December 1995 – March 1996

    Richard Pryor: LOVED! On the Sunset Strip
    An American Cinematheque Tribute
    November 10, 1995

    Richard Pryor: I Ain’t Dead Yet, #*%$#@!!
    Original Air Date: November 30, 2003

    The Dick Cavett Show
    Original Air Date: December 16, 1985

    Interview: Jennifer Lee Pryor

  • Disc 6

    Richard Pryor: Omit the Logic
    Original Air Date: July 31, 2013

    Interviews:
    • Mel Brooks
    • Whoopi Goldberg
    • Lily Tomlin
    • Jennifer Lee Pryor
    • Willie Nelson
    • Quincy Jones
    • David Banks
    • David Steinberg

Volume 3: I am Richard Pryor (1 Disc)

Volume 3 features I Am Richard Pryor, which tells the story of the legendary performer and iconic social satirist, who transcended race and social barriers by delivering his honest irreverent and biting humor to America’s stages and living rooms until his death at 65.
Original Airdate: March 12, 2019.

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