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SNL. The complete third season, 1977-1978 [videorecording] / NBC Studios, Inc.

Aykroyd, Dan. (Added Author). Belushi, John. (Added Author). Chase, Chevy (Added Author). Curtin, Jane. (Added Author). Radner, Gilda. (Added Author). Newman, Laraine, 1952- (Added Author). Morris, Garrett, 1937- (Added Author). Murray, Bill, 1950- (Added Author). NBC Studios. (Added Author). Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author). Broadway Video Enterprises (Firm) (Added Author). National Broadcasting Company. (Added Author). Photographer, Edie Baskin. (Cast).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Ohio Twp PL - Bell Road Library DVD (SERIES) SATURDAY (SEASON 3) (7 DI (COMEDY) (Text) 39206020299101 Audiovisual - Series Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 7 videodiscs (ca. 1353 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 4 collectible character cards.
  • Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment : c2008.

Content descriptions

General Note: Title from container.
Originally broadcast on NBC during the 1977-1978 season.
Contains all 20 episodes from the third season.
Special features: Disc 7: Things we did last summer; Wardrobe test with John Belushi & Howard Shore.
Formatted Contents Note: Disc 1: Host, Steve Martin ; musical guest, Jackson Browne (Sept. 24, 1977) -- Host, Madeline Kahn ; musical guest, Taj Mahal ; special guest, Barry Humphries as Dame Edna (Oct. 8, 1977) -- Host, Hugh Hefner ; musical guest, Libby Titus (Oct. 15, 1977). Disc 2: Host, Charles Grodin ; musical guests, Paul Simon & The Persuasions (Oct. 29, 1977) -- Host, Ray Charles ; special guest, Franklyn Ajaye (Nov. 12, 1977) -- Host, Buck Henry ; musical guest, Leon Redbone (Nov. 19, 1977). Disc 3: Host, Mary Kay Place ; musical guest, Willie Nelson (Dec. 10, 1977) -- Host, Miskel Spillman ; musical guest, Elvis Costello (Dec. 17, 1977) -- Host, Steve Martin ; musical guests, The Dirt Band, Randy Newman (Jan. 21, 1978). Disc 4: Host, Robert Klein ; musical guest, Bonnie Raitt (Jan. 28, 1978) -- Host, Chevy Chase ; musical guest, Billy Joel (Feb. 18, 1978) -- Host, O.J. Simpson ; musical guests, Ashford & Simpson (Feb. 25, 1978). Disc 5: Host, Art Garfunkel ; musical guest, Stephen Bishop (Mar. 11, 1978) -- Host, Jill Clayburgh ; musical guest, Eddie Money (Mar. 18, 1978) -- Host, Christopher Lee ; musical guest, Meat Loaf ; special guest, Richard Belzer (Mar. 25, 1978). Disc 6: Host, Michael Palin ; musical guest, Eugene Record (Apr. 8, 1978) -- Host, Michael Sarrazin ; musical guests, Keith Jarrett & Gravity (Apr. 15, 1978) -- Host, Steve Martin ; musical guests, The Blue Brothers (Apr. 22, 1978). Disc 7: Host, Richard Dreyfuss ; musical guests, Jimmy Buffett & Gary Tigerman (May 13, 1978) -- Host, Buck Henry ; musical guest, Sun Ra (May 20, 1978).
Creation/Production Credits Note: Photographer, Edie Baskin.
Participant or Performer Note: Dan Aykroyd, John Belushi, Chevy Chase, Jane Curtin, Gilda Radner, Laraine Newman, Garrett Morris, Bill Murray.
Summary, etc.: Continuing the enormous success of the previous two years, the third season of SNL showcased a fearless cast that created some of the most memorable sketches to ever appear on the show. With hilarious breakthrough characters like The Nerds, Coneheads, lounge singer Nick Winters, Samurai Warrior, a singing King Tut and featuring Father Guido Sarducci as well as "The Franken and Davis show," SNL continued to define itself as the pinnacle of irreverent humor and political satire.
Target Audience Note: Not rated.
System Details Note: DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono., dual layer, NTSC.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note: These discs are copy protected.
Language Note: English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing.
Subject: Digital recordings.
Comedy sketches > Drama.
Comedians > United States.
Genre: Television programs.
Television comedies.
Variety shows (Television programs)
Live television programs.
Television programs for the hearing impaired.
DVD-Video discs.
Comedy > Television series.
Variety > Television series.
Television serials.
Comedy television programs.
Variety shows (Television programs)

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