Saturday Night Live: Season 5, Episode 14

Paul Simon, James Taylor & David Sanborn (15 Mar. 1980)

TV Episode  |  TV-14  |   |  Comedy, Music
6.5
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.5/10 from 24 users  
Reviews: write review

There is no host for the episode, but the musical guests are Paul Simon (his fourth appearance, second as musical guest), James Taylor (his third appearance) and David Sanborn. The skits ... See full summary »

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $1.99 on Amazon Instant Video

Editors' Spotlight

On TV: Peabody Award Winners

The list of entertainment winners for the 74th Annual Peabody Awards was revealed this week, and Comedy Central's "Inside Amy Schumer," FX's "Fargo," and HBO's "Last Week Tonight with John Oliver" are among the honorees. Read the IMDbTV Blog for the full list of winners!

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Paul Simon, James Taylor & David Sanborn (15 Mar 1980)

Paul Simon, James Taylor & David Sanborn (15 Mar 1980) on IMDb 6.5/10

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 | 101 of 786 Episodes | Next Episode »

Videos

1 video »
Edit

Cast

Episode credited cast:
...
Himself - Musical Guest
...
Himself - Musical Guest
...
...
Various
...
...
Various
...
Various
...
Various
...
Himself - Musical Guest
Peter Aykroyd ...
Various
...
Steve Foom
...
Leprechaun
...
Various
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Daniel Patrick Moynihan ...
Himself (as Sen. Daniel P. Moynihan)
...
Himself - Announcer (voice)
Edit

Storyline

There is no host for the episode, but the musical guests are Paul Simon (his fourth appearance, second as musical guest), James Taylor (his third appearance) and David Sanborn. The skits for this episode are as follows: For the hundredth episode, Garrett Morris holds a séance backstage to contact the spirits of the departed, and instead finds John Belushi, who is annoyed at being called in to do such a bit part. Bill Murray sings about how much he loves living in New York. The Horizon Television advertises itself as the biggest TV ever, though the screen is still just 12 inches. Sean the Leprechaun keeps getting caught by treasure-seekers because he's as big as a regular person. Todd DiLaMuca attempts to run for class president, but a smear campaign by his rival derails his hopes. During the Weekend Update, Bill Murray reports on the Ayatollah's hat-buying habits, Jane Curtain reports a false story about Walter Cronkite in the hopes of getting a date with him, and Roseanna ... Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy | Music

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

15 March 1980 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

This was the 100th episode of the regular series. See more »

Connections

Edited into Saturday Night Live: The Best of Gilda Radner (2005) See more »

Soundtracks

Ode to New York
(uncredited)
Performed by Bill Murray
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Why is the video and lighting so dated and so unnatural? cashmccall
Its become MADtv DrVadgers
Pick 3 Cast Members who should leave at the end of the season cyclerrollie
Never heard of George Ezra and now I know why SylvstrCt
Thoughts on the Milton Berle episode? Mad_Monster_Party
cool performance by Kanye. Schrute2112

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?