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Steve Martin: A Wild and Crazy Guy (1978)

Steve Martin's first network special for NBC. The show is half concert footage (shot at the Universal Amphitheatre in LA) and half sketches. Sketches include: Martin as "Turtle Boy," ... See full summary »

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Steve Martin's first network special for NBC. The show is half concert footage (shot at the Universal Amphitheatre in LA) and half sketches. Sketches include: Martin as "Turtle Boy," rodeo-riding a giant turtle; Martin hosting a variety show, on which Johnny Cash discusses his research in astronomy; and Martin five years later as a drunken bum. Written by Chucklehead

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The sketches were filmed without a laugh track. See more »

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Turtle Ranch Boss: That's the way you want it
Steve Martin: That's the way I want it.
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Featured in The Winds of Whoopie (1983) See more »

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