TVTV - The Oscars
TVTV Volume 2 • 58m
Starts with young wunderkind Steven Spielberg in his office as he learns that he didn’t get nominated for “Jaws” and ends with Lily Tomlin, as middle American housewife Judy Beasley, falling asleep at home as the Star Spangled Banner plays at the end of the telecast. Ms. Tomlin is also a nominee for best supporting actress and plays the Hollywood glamour queen to the hilt. TVTV is in the limo with Goldie Hawn and Lee Grant on the way to the big night and goes skiing with Michael Douglas as relaxes before winning a slew of Oscars for “One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest.” Given TVTV’s sly, unobtrusive style of video verite, you see many of these celebs as they really are, with little pretense. It’s a fun night for all, except the losers.
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TVTV - Super Bowl 1975
Covers the 1976 Super Bowl in Miami, but the coverage barely touches on the game itself. It’s a media-commercial orgy, beneath which are beaten up players who are like trained animals in the circus. As in most of their shows, TVTV went places no cameras had gone before: hanging out in the locker ...