Live From New York!


1h 22m 2015

Brief Synopsis

Saturday Night Live has been reflecting and influencing the American Story for 40 years. This documentary explores the show's early years, an experiment from a young Lorne Michaels and his cast of unknowns, and follows its evolution into a comedy institution. SNL is shown as a living time capsule, e

Film Details

MPAA Rating
NR
Genre
Documentary
Release Date
2015
Production Company
Abramorama Entertainment
Distribution Company
Abramorama Entertainment

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 22m

Synopsis

Saturday Night Live has been reflecting and influencing the American Story for 40 years. This documentary explores the show's early years, an experiment from a young Lorne Michaels and his cast of unknowns, and follows its evolution into a comedy institution. SNL is shown as a living time capsule, encompassing decades of American politics, media, tragedy and popular culture with an irreverent edge. Archival footage is interwoven with stolen moments and exclusive commentary from SNL legends, journalists, hosts, musical guests, crew and others influenced by the comedy giant.

Film Details

MPAA Rating
NR
Genre
Documentary
Release Date
2015
Production Company
Abramorama Entertainment
Distribution Company
Abramorama Entertainment

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 22m

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Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States 2015

Limited Release in United States June 12, 2015

Released in United States 2015 (Gala - Opening Film)

Limited Release in United States June 12, 2015