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"The Ben Stiller Show" (1992) More at IMDbPro »TV series 1992-1993

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The Ben Stiller Show: Season 1: Episode 12 -- The cast introduces several comedy sketches. Sketches include: A Few Good Scouts - a parody of A Few Good Men; "Cops" in Medieval Times; Ben Stiller's Music News with Marky Mark (Mark Wahlberg) and Casey Kasem;

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Seasons:
1
Release Date:
27 September 1992 (USA) See more »
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Plot:
This comedy/variety show specialized in parodies of movies and television shows and commercials. Often... See more »
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Awards:
Won Primetime Emmy. See more »
User Reviews:
Doesn't quite hit the mark (anymore) See more (27 total) »

Cast

 (Series Cast Summary - 6 of 21)

Ben Stiller ... Various Characters / ... (13 episodes, 1992-1993)

Andy Dick ... Various Characters (13 episodes, 1992-1993)

Janeane Garofalo ... Various Characters (13 episodes, 1992-1993)

Bob Odenkirk ... Various Characters (13 episodes, 1992-1993)

John F. O'Donohue ... Various Characters / ... (13 episodes, 1992-1993)
Farzad Aghili ... Ben's Neighbor (13 episodes, 1992-1993)
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Series Directed by
John Fortenberry (12 episodes, 1992-1993)
Ben Stiller (9 episodes, 1992-1993)
Troy Miller (7 episodes, 1992)
Paul Miller (5 episodes, 1992-1993)
 
Series Writing credits
Judd Apatow (13 episodes, 1992-1993)
Jeff Kahn (13 episodes, 1992-1993)
Ben Stiller (13 episodes, 1992-1993)
Robert Cohen (12 episodes, 1992-1993)
David Cross (12 episodes, 1992-1993)
Brent Forrester (12 episodes, 1992-1993)
Janeane Garofalo (12 episodes, 1992-1993)
Bruce Kirschbaum (12 episodes, 1992-1993)
Bob Odenkirk (12 episodes, 1992-1993)
Sultan Pepper (12 episodes, 1992-1993)
Dino Stamatopoulos (12 episodes, 1992-1993)

Series Produced by
Judd Apatow .... executive producer (13 episodes, 1992-1993)
Robert Caplain .... associate producer (13 episodes, 1992-1993)
John Fortenberry .... supervising producer (13 episodes, 1992-1993)
Michael Jay Hill .... line producer (13 episodes, 1992-1993)
James Jones .... producer (13 episodes, 1992-1993)
Jeff Kahn .... supervising producer (13 episodes, 1992-1993)
Charlotte Bowen Roewe .... associate producer (13 episodes, 1992-1993)
Ben Stiller .... producer (13 episodes, 1992-1993)
Bruce Kirschbaum .... co-executive producer (12 episodes, 1992-1993)
Denis Biggs .... line producer (3 episodes, 1992)
 
Series Original Music by
Greg O'Connor (13 episodes, 1992-1993)
 
Series Cinematography by
Russ T. Alsobrook (13 episodes, 1992-1993)
Clyde W. Smith (3 episodes, 1992)
 
Series Film Editing by
Kurt Heydle (13 episodes, 1992-1993)
Vic Lowrey (13 episodes, 1992-1993)
Richard LaBrie (12 episodes, 1992-1993)
 
Series Casting by
Bonita Pietila (13 episodes, 1992-1993)
Cheryl Bayer (3 episodes, 1992)
 
Series Production Design by
Sharon Seymour (13 episodes, 1992-1993)
 
Series Art Direction by
Jeff Knipp (13 episodes, 1992-1993)
 
Series Set Decoration by
Maggie Martin (13 episodes, 1992-1993)

Michele Munoz (unknown episodes)
 
Series Costume Design by
Julie Carnahan (13 episodes, 1992-1993)
 
Series Makeup Department
Michael Burnett .... makeup designer / special makeup effects artist (13 episodes, 1992-1993)
Dianne Roberson .... hair stylist (13 episodes, 1992-1993)
Peggy Nichols .... makeup artist (9 episodes, 1992-1993)
Barbara Gotschall .... makeup artist (8 episodes, 1992-1993)
Felicia Linsky .... makeup department head / makeup artist (7 episodes, 1992)
 
Series Production Management
John Dalve .... production supervisor (12 episodes, 1992-1993)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Ken Fuchs .... associate director (13 episodes, 1992-1993)
 
Series Art Department
Scott Tabor .... property master (13 episodes, 1992-1993)
Jeff Wunderlich .... graphic designer (13 episodes, 1992-1993)
Jeff White .... assistant property master (11 episodes, 1992-1993)

Michael Krantz .... art department production assistant (unknown episodes)
Mark Sakamoto .... set dresser (unknown episodes)
 
Series Sound Department
Thomas Brandau .... sound mixer (6 episodes, 1992-1993)
Douglas Shamburger .... boom operator (5 episodes, 1992-1993)
Mark Weingarten .... sound mixer (5 episodes, 1992)
J. Stanley Johnston .... post-production sound (3 episodes, 1992)

David Weinstock .... sound mixer (unknown episodes)
 
Series Stunts
Thomas M. Ficke .... stunt coordinator (1 episode, 1992)
Michael Owen .... stunts (1 episode, 1992)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Rod Farley .... key grip (11 episodes, 1992-1993)
Gerd Zimmermann .... grip / key grip (8 episodes, 1992-1993)
Michael T. Balog .... gaffer (8 episodes, 1992)
Patricia Lee .... best person / electrician (7 episodes, 1992-1993)
Jeff Mirowski .... grip (7 episodes, 1992-1993)
Brian Bernstein .... first assistant camera (6 episodes, 1992-1993)
Andrea Chesney .... second assistant camera (5 episodes, 1992-1993)
Jeff Zucker .... gaffer (2 episodes, 1992-1993)
Curtis Bradford .... gaffer (2 episodes, 1993)
 
Series Costume and Wardrobe Department
Wendy J. Greiner .... key costumer (13 episodes, 1992-1993)
Philip Mershon .... costume supervisor (2 episodes, 1992)
 
Series Editorial Department
Michael Bateman .... post-production coordinator (12 episodes, 1992-1993)
 
Series Music Department
Dweezil Zappa .... composer: theme music / composer: additional music (13 episodes, 1992-1993)
Marc David Decker .... composer: additional music (3 episodes, 1992)
John Zonars .... music supervisor (3 episodes, 1992)
Scott Roewe .... composer: additional music (2 episodes, 1992)
 
Series Transportation Department
Bruce Comtois .... transportation coordinator (13 episodes, 1992-1993)
 
Series Other crew
Jack Giarraputo .... assistant to Judd Apatow (13 episodes, 1992-1993)
Rob Hammersley .... writers assistant (13 episodes, 1992-1993)
Joann Kamay .... stage manager (11 episodes, 1992-1993)
Cheryl Starbuck .... script supervisor (10 episodes, 1992-1993)
Krista Larson .... production auditor (7 episodes, 1992-1993)
Ashley R. Friedman .... location manager (3 episodes, 1992)

Tom Bell .... production assistant (unknown episodes)
 

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Runtime:
306 min | 30 min (13 episodes)
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1.33 : 1 See more »
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Trivia:
The tune that plays in the background after the opening credits by Dweezil Zappa is an alternate version of the instrumental track "Groove Holmes" by the Beastie Boys, from their 1992 album "Check Your Head." Ben Stiller is a noted fan of the Beastie Boys.See more »
Goofs:
Revealing mistakes: The timestamps on Ben's video diary segments never increment, even though the individual segments usually last more than a minute. This is probably due to the fact that they were added in post-production, and weren't a result of a real camcorder's time/date stamp.See more »
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Soundtrack:
Groove HolmesSee more »

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5 out of 10 people found the following review useful.
Doesn't quite hit the mark (anymore), 24 August 2005
Author: Gram from England

This show was probably really good in its day but unfortunately it just isn't funny enough to keep watching it. I got hold of a few episodes and although the odd joke is original enough to make you giggle, the general gist of it is more a case of period rebellion that doesn't translate any more. The series relies on a set of cameos that loose their comedy value as some of the actors are even dead now. It's also a bit americanised too, being British i have to hammer this web site to figure out whats going on with some of it. I'll probably try and get hold of the rest of the episodes and if you're a massive ben stiller fan like me, you're best off seeing the show for yourself to understand what i mean. Worth a watch but not hyped.

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