The host for the episode is Buck Henry (his third appearance), and the musical guest is The Band. The skits for this episode are as follows: The land shark makes its return, pretending to ... See full summary »

Directors:

,

Watch Now

From $1.99 (SD) on Amazon Video

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Edit

Cast

Episode credited cast:
...
Himself - Host / Mr. Dantley / Various
Rick Danko ...
Himself - Musical Guest (as The Band)
...
Himself - Musical Guest (as The Band)
Garth Hudson ...
Himself - Musical Guest (as The Band)
Richard Manuel ...
Himself - Musical Guest (as The Band)
...
Himself - Musical Guest (as The Band)
...
Jimmy Carter / Various
...
Samurai Futaba / Various
...
...
Betty Ford / Various
...
Various
...
Rosalynn Carter / Various
...
Baba Wawa / Various
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
...
Himself - Announcer (voice)
Edit

Storyline

The host for the episode is Buck Henry (his third appearance), and the musical guest is The Band. The skits for this episode are as follows: The land shark makes its return, pretending to be a late trick-or-treater. In his opening monologue, Buck Henry praises the cast for being able to perform so professionally in light of how absolutely messed up their personal lives are. The samurai stockbroker loses one of his clients after a string of bad advice. Baba Wawa has a joint interview with First Ladies Betty Ford and Rosalynn Carter. Garrett Morris discuss his own roots, including some famous ancestors. Ford and Carter have another debate, this time in the form of a beauty pageant. During the Weekend Update, Chevy Chase presents some campaign ads that haven't been used yet, while Jane Curtain announces that Chevy will soon be leaving the show. A warlock pitches the new Bat-o-Matic potion maker. Ambassador Thorne searches for the real parents of Damien, the son of Satan. Garrett gives a ... Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

eskimo indian | See All (1) »

Genres:

Comedy | Music

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

30 October 1976 (USA)  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

This is the last television appearance of the original lineup of The Band. Their farewell concert featured in The Last Waltz (1978) would be held less than a month later. See more »

Quotes

Chevy Chase: Our top story tonight: Buck Henry cuts himself in the forehead in a sketch on the Saturday Night show... as a far gone and downed and drugged-out John Belushi hits him with a sword.
See more »

Connections

Edited into 101 Most Unforgettable SNL Moments (2004) See more »

Soundtracks

The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down
Written by Robbie Robertson
Performed by The Band
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?