The host for the episode is Elliott Gould, and the musical guest is Anne Murray. The skits for this episode are as follows: A quartet of dead musicians perform a piece. Elliott Gould sings during his opening monologue. Gilda Radner and Elliott profess their love for each other through the course of the show and get married. A housewife is caught off guard when a couple of workmen come to destroy her home. The Godfather talks about his feelings about the Tattaglia family in a group therapy session. A commercial presents Shimmer, a combination floor wax and dessert topping. Gary Weis presents a film on lounge singers performing "Misty". A family is trapped in their home by a swarm of killer bees, but before the matter can be resolved the cameras suddenly go off-balance. Forcing Lorne Michaels to confront a drunken control-room director. Albert Brooks presents a film about using audience research to judge his work. Two American Indians speak at a press conference to give their views on ... Written by
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Did You Know?
This is the final appearance of Albert Brooks
on the show. Brooks reportedly quit because he felt he did not receive any credit for the success of the show and because Lorne Michaels often complained that his films were too long. See more
...the ASPCA is after me about this "horse" thing.
Edited into Saturday Night Live 25
Written by Gene MacLellan
Performed by Anne Murray See more