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Saturday Night Live: The Best of Christopher Walken (2004)

TV-14 | | Comedy | TV Special 7 September 2004
A collection of Christopher Walken's greatest SNL skits and hosting jobs
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Christopher Walken ... Himself / Various (archive footage)
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A collection of Christopher Walken's greatest SNL skits and hosting jobs

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7 September 2004 (USA) See more »

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Original air-dates/Live performances:
  • Hardball (cold opening): February 22nd, 2003
  • Monologue: May 19th 2001
  • Behind the Music: Blue Oyster Cult: April 8th 2000
  • Colonel Angus: February 22nd, 2003
  • The Continental: October 24th 1992
  • Leon loves Mango: May 19th 2001
  • Ed Glosser: Trivial Psychic: October 24th 1992
  • Love-ahs: May 19th 2001
  • Pranksters: February 22nd, 2003
  • The Census: April 8th 2000
  • Rita Delvecchio: January 13th 1996
  • The Boulevard of Broken Balls: October 24th 1992
  • Questions and answers: September 26th 1999 (from Saturday Night Live 25 (1999))
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Spoofs Gone with the Wind (1939) See more »

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Let's Call the Whole Thing Off
(uncredited)
Written by George Gershwin (uncredited) and Ira Gershwin (uncredited)
Performed by Christopher Walken and Jimmy Fallon
With Rachel Dratch, Tina Fey and Ana Gasteyer
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SNL Misses the Mark
8 February 2006 | by heather-374See all my reviews

I don't know WHO the person is that compiles the sketches, but I was almost disappointed at the list on this DVD. Christopher Walken has done things that are FAR funnier than this. And, if they were going to put on "The Boulevard of Broken Balls," couldn't they at least have found it in their hearts to leave out the "census bureau" sketch and put in Stalk Talk instead? The saving grace, the one EVERYONE wants, is the Blue Oyster Cult sketch. But really, that one should have been saved for the Will Ferrel disc. The "special features" could have been developed a little better as well. It was fascinating to see how the Continental episodes were filmed, but after about 5 minutes of that it gets pretty old. Yes, the cameraman walks around with a glove on. So what? Let's see some interviews! Throw on a couple of extra blooper moments! (Yes, we all know it's a live show, but every once in a while, someone cracks.) All in all, the SNL folks could have produced a better product for the amount of money they are charging folks like me and you to view it.

===Heather "I Got A Fever" Amelia


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