Sam Kinison Comedy Specials are a collection of HBO's comedy specials featuring the eponymous loose-cannon comic, whose aggressive comedy style and characteristic primal scream cracked up audiences everywhere and made him one of the biggest names in comedy. Sam Kinison's comedy routines are characterized by his in-your-face style, as he yells most of his often-raunchy jokes at the audience. To listen to him, you might be surprised to hear that before he found his voice in comedy he worked as a Protestant preacher, using his gift of words to preach the Bible. He left the church behind him and moved on to comedy in 1984, quickly becoming a well-known and lauded comedian on the American circuit. Sam was killed by a drunk driver in 1992, but these videos of his acclaimed performances ensure his legend will never die. Sam Kinison Comedy Specials are hilarious videos that are perfect for comedy fans everywhere.