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The George Burns One-Man Show (1977)

George Burns fakes a cough as a ruse to get other celebrities to perform at his one-man-show.

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Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. See more awards »

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Daryl Dragon ...
The Captain
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Toni Tennille
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Gladys Knight
William Guest ...
The Pips
Merald Knight ...
The Pips
Edward Patten ...
The Pips
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Louisa Tennille ...
Singer
Melissa Tennille ...
Singer
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George Burns has gathered many of his entertainer friends to watch him perform a one-man show. They become concerned for his health in doing a show all by himself. He says he is fine, but he starts acting like he is sick and tricks his fellow entertainers into performing in his show. Written by Michael Johns (in attendance at the filming)

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Comedy | Music

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23 November 1977 (USA)  »

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Trivia

John Denver only made a cameo appearance on the George Burns One-Man Show and sang just a single note. See more »

Quotes

Gladys Knight: George, I don't like that cough. If you don't rest your vocal cords, you might never sing again!
George Burns: Gladys, I don't sing with my vocal cords.
Gladys Knight: Well, whatever it is you sing with, you better rest it.
George Burns: You mean you want me to sit on it?
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Connections

References Oh, God! (1977) See more »

Soundtracks

All That I Want is You
Written by James V. Monaco & Joe Goodwin
Performed by George Burns
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