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Richard Dreyfuss/Jimmy Buffett, Gary Tigerman 

TV-14 | | Comedy, Music | Episode aired 13 May 1978
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 »

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Himself - Host / Roy Neary / Various
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Himself - Musical Guest
Gary Tigerman ...
Himself - Musical Guest
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Father Guido Sarducci (as Father Guido Sarducci)
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Weekend Update Anchor / Beldar Conehead / Jimmy Joe Red Sky / Tom Snyder / Various
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Kuldroth / Henry Kissinger / Various
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Weekend Update Anchor / Prymaat Conehead / Emma Lou Snyder / Various
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Merkon / Leon Spinks / Various
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Nick Springs / Ronnie Getsetter / Walter Cronkite / David Susskind / Various
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Connie Conehead / Chi Chi Kissinger / Various
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Roseanne Roseannadanna / Toots Spinks / Various
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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>

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Trivia

Don Novello (Father Guido Sarducci) appears in crutches as he injured himself rehearsing the "Hockey Penalty Box" sketch in a previous episode. 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

Prymaat Conehead: Beldar! Your commercial message has appeared on the ion bombardment tube!
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References Jaws (1975) See more »

Soundtracks

Theme from Close Encounters of the Third Kind
Music by John Williams
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