Dennis Miller Live (1994–2002)

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A weekly talk/comedy show hosted by Dennis Miller. Each show starts off with a topical monologue typical of evening talk shows. After this, Dennis goes into "The Rant" in which he talks ... See full summary »

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Won 5 Primetime Emmys. Another 4 wins & 24 nominations. See more awards »
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 Himself - Host (215 episodes, 1994-2002)
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A weekly talk/comedy show hosted by Dennis Miller. Each show starts off with a topical monologue typical of evening talk shows. After this, Dennis goes into "The Rant" in which he talks about some subject that bothers him, starting calmly but gradually building into a frothing, expletive-laden fenzy, then ending with "that's just my opinion, I could be wrong." He chats with a guest for a few minutes, then finishes with a news segment similar to his "Weekend Update" role on Saturday Night Live. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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The theme song for all seasons but the last was "Everybody Wants To Rule the World" by Tears For Fears. Miller stated that the show could no longer afford the rights to the song due to budget cuts. The theme in the last season was a short generic rock tune that Miller jokingly referred to as a "gay porn anthem". The song played just before The Big Screen was "Civilized" by Rollins Band. See more »

Quotes

Dennis Miller: They say life begins at 40. Yeah, if you're the fuckin' Highlander.
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400 lb. Gorilla - Dennis Miller See more »

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Referenced in Saturday Night Live: Jon Stewart/India.Arie (2002) See more »

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Civilized
Performed by Rollins Band
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Now I Don't Want to Get Off on a Rant Here, but...
11 April 2000 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Dennis Miller Live is the best Late Night program of it's time, I'd compare it to David Letterman that it's so good. I feel that thanks to Dennis Miller bringing his witty styling of comedy with bashing the public figures and giving great interviews, this is the best thing to come onto late night in a long time. Miller is as smart, witty and funny as any other person in the media, and since he doesn't have to act as their equal, he becomes stronger. A++


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