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Dean Martin on Tonight Show in 1975

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Dean Martin on Tonight Show in 1975

Post by MWmetalhead » Wed Feb 07, 2018 8:08 pm

This is great!



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Re: Dean Martin on Tonight Show in 1975

Post by high fidelity » Wed Feb 07, 2018 9:50 pm

This was a great era for Johnny's show. In 1980, the show switched from 90 minutes to 60 minutes. I enjoy seeing the 90 minute episodes especially on the Antenna TV network.



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Re: Dean Martin on Tonight Show in 1975

Post by organman95 » Thu Feb 08, 2018 8:08 am

high fidelity wrote:
Wed Feb 07, 2018 9:50 pm
This was a great era for Johnny's show. In 1980, the show switched from 90 minutes to 60 minutes. I enjoy seeing the 90 minute episodes especially on the Antenna TV network.
Unfortunately, don't have an Antenna TV affiliate here... Although, even if we did, can't really get OTA anyway, so...



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Re: Dean Martin on Tonight Show in 1975

Post by RayQix » Fri Feb 09, 2018 12:33 pm

That was some good "old school hollywood" right there.

Drunk on-air and it was a laugh.....

i'm sure he drove himself to the studio too.


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Re: Dean Martin on Tonight Show in 1975

Post by MWmetalhead » Fri Feb 09, 2018 8:59 pm

It was shtick...executed brilliantly. Fast forward to the very end of the clip. Martin off mic but on camera upon conclusion of the segment is visibly laughing so hard, he's almost in tears and rolling on the floor!

I wonder if Johnny or Bob Hope were "in" on the gag.


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Re: Dean Martin on Tonight Show in 1975

Post by Bryce » Tue Feb 13, 2018 10:02 pm

:lol:

In the same vein, Bob Hope and Dean Martin are with Johnny. George Gobel comes out. Its comedy gold. Dean keeps clicking ashes in Gobel's drink when he isn't looking. George says one of the funniest lines ever uttered in this clip. Johnny looses it.



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