Zach Galifianakis: Live at the Purple Onion
Zach Galifianakis: Live at the Purple Onion (2007)

From an inauspicious beginning performing comedy routines in the back of a burger joint in New York, unorthodox stand-up star Zach Galifianakis has made a splash on the scene with his inimitable brand of humor. In this live show filmed at… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: March 6, 2007
DVD Release Date: January 16, 2007
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Ryan Cracknell
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Short and sweet, it's also intelligent and a welcome departure from the typical material found in the genre's bigger stars.

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James Alvarez
A hilarious unconventional stand-up that shows not all comedians are as shitty as Dane Cook and Carlos Mencia.
Simeon Deutsch
There are some funny one liners and otherwise his routine became irritating after a while. For a stand-up comedian, there are better. 69/100
Matt Fish
A stand-up-special-turned-indie-picture, "Live At The Purple Onion" nevertheless showcases comedy superstar Zach Galifianakis at his idiosyncratic… More
James Bond, Jr.
Zach's comedy is definitely an acquired taste. You see bits of it shine through in his roles on 'Bored to Death' or 'The Hangover' but… More
Stephen Earnest
"Zach Galifianakis: Live at the Purple Onion" is a pretentious attempt to turn a stand-up special into an indie flick, obviously because the comedian… More