Saturday Night Live: Season 3, Episode 19

Richard Dreyfuss/Jimmy Buffett, Gary Tigerman (13 May 1978)

TV Episode  -   -  Comedy | Music
7.1
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.1/10 from 26 users  
Reviews: write review

The host for the episode is Richard Dreyfuss, and the musical guests are Jimmy Buffett and Gary Tigerman. The skits for this episode are as follows: A presentation on Paraquat shows how the... See full summary »

0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $1.99 on Amazon Instant Video

Editors' Spotlight

Fall TV Premiere Week

Many of your favorite shows are coming back, along with plenty of series premieres. Here's a list of the shows premiering between Sunday, September 21 and Friday, September 26.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 1418 titles
created 11 Feb 2013
 

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Richard Dreyfuss/Jimmy Buffett, Gary Tigerman (13 May 1978)

Richard Dreyfuss/Jimmy Buffett, Gary Tigerman (13 May 1978) on IMDb 7.1/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Saturday Night Live.
« Previous Episode | 66 of 771 Episodes | Next Episode »

Videos

1 video »
Edit

Cast

Episode cast overview:
...
Himself - Host / Various
...
Himself - Musical Guest
Gary Tigerman ...
Himself - Musical Guest
...
Father Guido Sarducci (as Father Guido Sarducci)
...
...
Various
...
...
Various
...
Various
...
Various
...
Various
Edit

Storyline

The host for the episode is Richard Dreyfuss, and the musical guests are Jimmy Buffett and Gary Tigerman. The skits for this episode are as follows: A presentation on Paraquat shows how the chemically treated marijuana makes its way into the U.S. Richard Dreyfuss performs Hamlet for his opening monologue after John Belushi taunts him over his Best Actor Oscar, but ends up in a fight with John instead. A man obsessed with a tower-like vision he had sees Beldar Conehead in a TV commercial and rushes to the Conehead household just as an emissary is arriving from Remulak. Dreyfuss tests viewers on their knowledge of sex. During the Weekend Update, Bill Murray heckles Richard Dreyfuss during his review of the Oscar winners, and Jane Curtain snaps at Roseanne Roseannadanna for getting sidetracked about rude bodily functions. Nick the lounge singer entertains couples at a honeymoon resort. David Susskind interviews celebrities together with their mothers. Father Guido Sarducci gives the ... Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

the coneheads

Genres:

Comedy | Music

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

13 May 1978 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

During rehearsals, John Belushi made it very clear that he despised Richard Dreyfuss's Oscar winning performance in The Goodbye Girl (1977). His feelings were incorporated into the monologue and Weekend Update (in which Belushi parodied scenes from the film). During dress rehearsal, Belushi appeared too sick to perform, stumbling through the skits, leading Dreyfuss to think the show would be a disaster. However, during the live broadcast Belushi straightened up and delivered his lines spot on. His antics did not have the desired effect on Dreyfuss however, who at the time tended to be very impressed with anyone who could handle drugs better than he did. See more »

Goofs

Bill Murray's lounge singer character who always changes his surname to suit the occasion, introduces himself as 'Nick Springs', then later refers to himself as 'Nick Winters' before correcting himself. See more »

Quotes

Dan Aykroyd: [on Weekend Update] The Treasury has just released the new metric conversion terms for American Federal Reserve currency, which will come into effect in 1981. The dollar will still be called the dollar, but quarters will be called quart-dollars, dimes will be deca-dollars, nickels will be penta-dollars, and pennies will be called hi-how-do-ya-do's. No explanation was given.
See more »

Connections

Spoofs The David Susskind Show (1958) See more »

Soundtracks

(I want to be) Seduced
Written by Gary Tigerman
Performed by Richard Dreyfuss
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Bill Hader is Hosting the Third Show of the Season anthony-nasti
Darrell Hammond is Replacing Don Pardo anthony-nasti
The cast is too young boscofuller
New SNL Cast Additions (2014) Neo0256
Who Do You Think is in Lorne's Top 3? anthony-nasti
If Wiig ever dies under mysterious circumstances... Stevelxa476

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?