Steve Martin: The Television Stuff

Overview

While he was the most popular stand-up comic of his time, Steve Martin wrote and starred in four network television specials for NBC as well as a pair of stand-up specials. This impressive release compiles all of that material from 1976-1981, and also includes brief material both before and after that period that includes quick appearances on various television shows throughout the years.
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Overview

While he was the most popular stand-up comic of his time, Steve Martin wrote and starred in four network television specials for NBC as well as a pair of stand-up specials. This impressive release compiles all of that material from 1976-1981, and also includes brief material both before and after that period that includes quick appearances on various television shows throughout the years.
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Special Features

New interview with Steve Martin
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 9/18/2012
  • UPC: 826663135367
  • Source: Shout Factory
  • Presentation: Black & White / Color
  • Sound: Dolby Digital Stereo
  • Time: 6:30:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 23,250

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Steve Martin: The Television Stuff
1. We're Having Some Fun [1:31]
2. Banjo Music is Happy Music [4:40]
3. Happy Feet! [2:01]
4. Trouble With Women [1:22]
5. Do You Mind if I Smoke? [3:05]
6. Practical Joke [2:54]
7. Vegas Act in High Speed [2:19]
8. Speaking French [5:05]
9. Excuuuuse Me! [6:12]
10. Arrow Through the Head [7:03]
11. Juggling [2:23]
12. Magic Tricks [1:54]
13. Balloon Animals [4:13]
14. Closing [6:51]
15. Show Credits [2:13]
1. Opening [2:20]
2. Upside Down Car [2:02]
3. Love God [1:41]
4. Famous Door Slams [1:22]
5. Turtle-Bay [5:18]
6. Disappearing Dumps [:31]
7. Parental Abuse [:41]
8. Clothed Beach [:45]
9. Money Litterers [1:07]
10. Steve at Home [1:17]
11. Tennis Court [1:33]
12. Invisible Man [1:27]
13. Ballet Parking [1:33]
14. Ski Instructor [2:23]
15. Scout Leader [1:39]
16. The Steve Martin Variety Show [4:30]
17. Ten Years Later [3:00]
18. Show Credits [:36]
19. Professional Comedy Blackout [:23]
1. Opening [2:42]
2. "El Paso" [4:36]
3. Evangelical Dry Cleaner [2:35]
4. Drunk Steam-Roller Driver [4:01]
5. The Love God [3:07]
6. The Olympic Driving Finals [4:33]
7. "60 Minutes" Expose [4:17]
8. "Some Enchanted Evening" [3:09]
9. The Death of Socrates [4:37]
10. Mutual of Steve Insurance [1:32]
11. PSA: Keep Photonium Away From Terrorists [1:13]
12. "Bizarre Oddities of the World" [9:32]
13. Closing [1:24]
14. Show Credits [1:31]
1. About TV Specials [2:08]
2. Starting Out [2:51]
3. Becoming a TV Writer [3:16]
4. My First Special [1:49]
5. A Wild and Crazy Guy [1:08]
6. Comedy is Not Pretty [1:49]
Disc #2 -- Steve Martin: The Television Stuff
1. Opening Production Number [7:06]
2. Commercial Spoofs [:58]
3. Award Winning Foreign Ads [2:29]
4. "Just a Second Honey" Bra [45:14]
5. Commercial Hall of Fame [:42]
6. The Dirt Band - "Make a Little Magic" [:01]
6. Ad Campaigns That Didn't Make It [:01]
6. Robert Klein Stand-Up [:01]
6. The New Fall Season Shows [:01]
6. The Borman School For Grocery Bag Boys [:01]
6. Okra Cola Production Number [:01]
6. Closing/Show Credits [:01]
1. Opening - "New York, New York" Production Number [5:31]
2. The Festrunk Brothers in an Art Gallery [5:22]
3. Irwin Mainway's Sucker Showcase [7:40]
4. Did Dinosaurs Build Stonehenge? [4:24]
5. Steve & Gregory Hines Sing and Dance [4:41]
6. Al Haig Addresses the Nation [2:38]
7. The American String Quartet [5:05]
8. The Elephant Guy [10:57]
9. What Steve is Thankful For/Closing [2:37]
10. Show Credits [:37]
1. "The Absent-Minded Waiter" (1977) [5:27]
2. Opening [10:11]
3. Steve Teaches Comedy [2:19]
4. Steve's Stand-Up Routine at the Universal Amphitheatre (1979) [4:25]
1. Influencers [5:15]
2. "All Commercials" [:47]
3. "Best Show Ever" [:58]
4. "Homage to Steve" [1:34]
5. Changing Gears [4:58]
Disc #3 -- Steve Martin: The Television Stuff
1. "Steve's Lifteime Achievement Acceptance Speech - The American Comedy Awards (2000) [1:54]
2. Steve Plays the Banjo (First TV Appearance) Dusty's Attic (1966) [4:39]
3. Music Video: "What I Believe" From the Steve Martin Brothers Album (1981) [:26]
4. Music Video: "Freddie's Lilt" From the Steve Martin Brothers Album (1981) [1:48]
5. Las Vegas Act Parody - The Tonight Show With Johnny Carson (9/19/74) [:35]
6. Jean-Pierre Louey: The French Johnny Cash - The Johnny Cash Christmas Special (1978) [3:07]
7. Steve Martin's Holiday Wishes - Saturday Night Live (12/16/86) [:35]
8. Ode to a Loved One - Saturday Night Live (3/20/89) [3:46]
9. Steve's Penis Beauty Créme - Saturday Night Live (9/24/94) [2:33]
10. Steve's Tribute to Gene Kelly - AFI Lifetime Achievement: A Tribute to Gene Kelly [3:08]
11. Best Actor is a Comedy Acceptance Speech - The People's Choice Awards (1992) [1:11]
12. The Great Flydini - The Tonight Show With Johnny Carson (5/6/92) [4:49]
13. Steve's Paul Simon Tribute - The Kennedy Center Honors (2002) [1:50]
14. The Making of the Steve Martin Appearance - The Late Show With David Letterman (12/1/95) [2:29]
15. Dave & Steve's Gay Vacation - The Late Show With David Letterman (10/2/98) [2:21]
16. Steve's Acceptance Speech - The Mark Twain Prize For American Humor (2005) [1:34]
1. "Steve's Lifteime Achievement Acceptance Speech - The American Comedy Awards (2000) [1:54]
2. Steve Plays the Banjo (First TV Appearance) Dusty's Attic (1966) [4:39]
3. Music Video: "What I Believe" From the Steve Martin Brothers Album (1981) [:26]
4. Music Video: "Freddie's Lilt" From the Steve Martin Brothers Album (1981) [1:48]
5. Las Vegas Act Parody - The Tonight Show With Johnny Carson (9/19/74) [:35]
6. Jean-Pierre Louey: The French Johnny Cash - The Johnny Cash Christmas Special (1978) [3:07]
7. Steve Martin's Holiday Wishes - Saturday Night Live (12/16/86) [:35]
8. Ode to a Loved One - Saturday Night Live (3/20/89) [3:46]
9. Steve's Penis Beauty Créme - Saturday Night Live (9/24/94) [2:33]
10. Steve's Tribute to Gene Kelly - AFI Lifetime Achievement: A Tribute to Gene Kelly [3:08]
11. Best Actor is a Comedy Acceptance Speech - The People's Choice Awards (1992) [1:11]
12. The Great Flydini - The Tonight Show With Johnny Carson (5/6/92) [4:49]
13. Steve's Paul Simon Tribute - The Kennedy Center Honors (2002) [1:50]
14. The Making of the Steve Martin Appearance - The Late Show With David Letterman (12/1/95) [2:29]
15. Dave & Steve's Gay Vacation - The Late Show With David Letterman (10/2/98) [2:21]
16. Steve's Acceptance Speech - The Mark Twain Prize For American Humor (2005) [1:34]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Steve Martin: The Television Stuff
   Play All
   On Location
      Play Show
   A Wild and Crazy Guy
      Play Show
   Comedy is Not Pretty
      Play Show
   Steve's Comments
      Play All
   Credits
Disc #2 -- Steve Martin: The Television Stuff
   Play All
   All Commercials
      Play Show
   Best Show Ever
      Play Show
   Hommage to Steve
      "Play Show"
   Steve's Comments
   Credits
Disc #3 -- Steve Martin: The Television Stuff
   Play All
   Chapters
   Play All - With Steve's Comments
   Chapters - With Steve's Comments
   Credits
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