NETFLIX Genre: African-American Stand-up Comedy

Netflix box art for Raw Raw
1987 / 90

This stand-up comedy classic features Eddie Murphy live in a series of uproarious impressions, observations and remembrances of his childhood. An '80s comic icon aims his raunchy zingers at Michael Jackson, Mr. T., gay men, blacks, whites and the rest of us.

Netflix box art for Richard Pryor: Live on the Sunset Strip Richard Pryor: Live on the Sunset Strip
1982 / 81

In this unforgettable performance, Richard Pryor cracks jokes about his near-fatal, drug-related accident and the fallout in his personal life.