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Things We Did Last Summer (1978)

Garret Morris vignette has him going back to his old job posing for lawn jockeys.

Director:

Gary Weis

Writer:

Don Novello
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
John Belushi ... Jake Blues
Dan Aykroyd ... Elwood Blues
Garrett Morris ... Himself
Bill Murray ... Himself
Laraine Newman ... Herself
Gilda Radner ... Herself
Lynne Allen Lynne Allen ... Herself
Peter Asher ... Himself
Walter V. Bodlander Walter V. Bodlander ... Himself (as Walter Bodlander)
Pierre Edelman Pierre Edelman ... Himself
Ben Masters ... Himself
Michael McManus ... Himself
Bernie Passeltiner Bernie Passeltiner ... Himself
Mackenzie Phillips ... Herself
Paul Reubens ... Paul Oberon
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One week, instead of the beloved, in-studio zaniness of SNL, viewers were treated to this bizarre collection of short docu/mocu-mentary films. Lorraine Newman details her surreal adventures on a tropical vacation. Bill Murray semi-seriously quits comedy for the chance to play minor-league baseball. At the end of summer he again "retires" a la Lou Gehrig. Gilda Radner picks up some extra cash by offering guided tours of her New York City apartment. Jake and Elwood Blues (John Belushi and Dan Ackroyd) rip up the stage on a genuine concert tour. Garrett Morris' vignette has, sadly, faded from memory. Written by Chris B. <vabcher@yahoo.com>

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

28 October 1978 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Saturday Night Live: Things We Did Last Summer See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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References Rocky (1976) See more »

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Hey Bartender
Written by Floyd Dixon
Performed by The Blues Brothers
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Not really worth an hour of your time
26 July 2017 | by rdoyle29See all my reviews

A TV spescial that replaced SNL one night in 1978. Directed by the co- director of the Rutles movie and written by Don Novello, it's a series of filmed sketches depicting what SNL cast members did during the summer. It's not funny. It does, however, contain some concert footage of the Blues Brothers, so points for that.


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