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Jerry Seinfeld: 'I'm Telling You for the Last Time' (1998)

Live from New York City, Jerry Seinfeld, aided and abetted by a host of friends and fellow comedians, performs his 1998 Emmy-nominated performance on Broadway.

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Marty Callner

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Jerry Seinfeld
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Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 2 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Jerry Seinfeld ... Himself
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Michael Barryte Michael Barryte ... Young Jerry
Grace Bustos Grace Bustos ... Girl At Funeral Sequence
George Carlin ... Himself ('The Funeral' sequence)
Alan King ... Himself ('The Funeral' sequence)
Robert Klein ... Himself ('The Funeral' sequence)
Carol Leifer ... Herself ('The Funeral' sequence)
Jay Leno ... Himself ('The Funeral' sequence)
Ed McMahon ... Himself ('The Funeral' sequence)
Larry Miller ... Himself ('The Funeral' sequence)
Paul Reiser ... Himself ('The Funeral' sequence)
Garry Shandling ... Himself ('The Funeral' sequence)
George Wallace ... Himself ('The Funeral' sequence)
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Live from New York City, Jerry Seinfeld, aided and abetted by a host of friends and fellow comedians, performs his 1998 Emmy-nominated performance on Broadway.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

9 August 1998 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Jerry Seinfeld: 'I'm Telling You for the Last Time' - Live on Broadway See more »

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Stereo

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

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Quotes

Jerry: "Wait up!" That's what kids say. They don't say "wait", they say "Wait up! Hey, wait up!" 'Cause when you're little, your life is up. The future is up. Everything you want is up. "Wait up! Hold up! Shut up! Mom, I'll clean up! Let me stay up!" Parents of course are just the opposite. Everything is down. "Just calm down. Slow down. Come down here. Sit down. Put that down."
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Alternate Versions

As this show aired live, there was a heckler interrupting the show who was quickly thrown out. All subsequent versions have had the part with the heckler removed. See more »

Connections

Featured in The 100 Greatest Stand Ups 2010 (2010) See more »

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Highly Recommended! Highly re-watchable!
18 December 2004 | by tkd_masterSee all my reviews

Jerry Seinfeld is one of my favorite comedians. His materials and observational humor are always fresh and hilarious because of his superb delivery style.

A few years ago, we were so happy to find a copy of his HBO special at a local video store. We bought it without hesitation. Haven't watched it for a few years, but recently, we decided to pop it in the VCR and watch it again. We were pleased that all of his jokes were still very funny and relevant.

The HBO special "I'm Telling You for the Last Time" was for Seinfeld to perform his routines one last time before retiring them for good. Here is a recap of his materials in the HBO special: Cab Drivers, Air Travel, Florida, Halloween, Supermarkets, Drugstores, Doctors, Men & Women, McDonald's, Chinese People, Olympics, Scuba Diving, No. 1 Fear, Sky Diving/The Helmet, Clothing, Late TV, Crooks, Horses, and Bathroom.

I'm sure in a few years when we pop it in the VCR again, it would still be very funny and watchable. Not that there's anything wrong with that.


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