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The Dave Thomas Comedy Show 

Summer variety show consisting of comedy sketches featuring SCTV writer Dave Thomas and many other SCTV and SNL regulars.
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Dave Thomas ...  Himself / ... 5 episodes, 1990
Anson Downes ...  Various Characters 5 episodes, 1990
Julie Fulton ...  Various Characters 5 episodes, 1990
Teresa Ganzel ...  Various Characters 5 episodes, 1990
Don Lake ...  Various Characters 5 episodes, 1990
Fran Ryan ...  Fran 5 episodes, 1990
David Wiley David Wiley ...  Various Characters 5 episodes, 1990
Christopher Robin Christopher Robin ...  Jack Palance's Son / ... 2 episodes, 1990
Martin Short ...  Himself 2 episodes, 1990
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Summer variety show consisting of comedy sketches featuring SCTV writer Dave Thomas and many other SCTV and SNL regulars.

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English

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28 May 1990 (USA) See more »

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Highly Underrated
6 October 2005 | by felicity4711See all my reviews

*The Dave Thomas Comedy Show* was an eclectic mixture of odd premises and celebrity impressions. I particularly enjoyed the movie in which Michael Caine (Thomas) is a passenger on an airplane that crashes, leaving him the only survivor, and still trapped in his seat. With the seat on his back, he travels the world battling evildoers and helping people. The high point was when he pushed the stewardess-summoning button and caused a stewardess to appear out of nowhere and bring him food. It was this sketch that pointed out to me that Caine will appear in just about anything. I also remember an Indiana Jones-esquire sketch in which Thomas is "tortured" by beautiful Nazi female officers with an overdose of pleasure.


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