07/02/2012 05:56 pm ET Updated Aug 05, 2013

31 Hilarious Stand-Up Specials On Netflix (PHOTOS)

With summer now in full swing, what better time to catch up on some great stand-up comedy? Thankfully, Netflix has a huge selection of amazing stand-up specials to choose from. Everyone from Louis C.K., George Carlin, Sarah Silverman and Richard Pryor are available to stream whenever you want (perfect for a stand-up marathon... Just sayin').

We put together our 31 favorite stand-up specials on Netflix Instant (along with their unintentionally hilarious descriptions from the Netflix folks). So crank up your A/C, have a good laugh and remember that this is exactly what summer is all about.

Also check out our list of 15 comedy documentaries worth watching on Netflix