Selected sketches and segments from this 1986 special episode co-hosted by Catherine Oxenberg and Paul Simon, which includes a special performance by Penn and Teller. Sketches include "Prison," "The Late Show With Joan Rivers," "Beverly Hills," and "A Mother's Day Message." For clearance reasons, episodes have been edited from their original version.
Did You Know?
In the "Mother's Day Message" sketch, Joan Cusack
plays Margaret Carolan. Carolan is Cusack's mother's maiden name. See more
During the "Limites of the Imagination", Joan Cusack
's character refers to the young Paul Simon (played by Robert Downey Jr.
) "Seymour" (the name of Art Garfunkel's uncle in the sketch and subject of the first draft of "The Sound of Silence"). See more
Dirk Landers! He was a top agent for the CIA until he learned too much. Now they want him dead. The mob has a contract out on him and the KGB wants to put him on ice. There's nowhere to run, no place to hide and no one to trust for... Dirk Landers! Tonight's episode: A Stranger Knocks.
[a stranger knocks
[a stranger enters
Are you Dirk Landers?
Yes I am.
[the stranger shoots Dirk Landers three times with a silenced gun
This concludes the Dirk Landers series. Join ...
Show photographer Isaiah Wyner
is listed twice in a row during the end credits. See more
References Conan the Barbarian
Written and performed by Paul Simon See more