1984 Los Angeles Comedy Competition

1984 Los Angeles Comedy Competition

Director: S. Leigh Savidge Cast: Ray Combs, Jeff Gerbino, Howie Gold



This release from the Los Angeles Comedy Competition offers all the best performances from the 1984 stand-up battle, pitting comics head to head in front of live audiences and before a panel of judges, to determine which is the best. Pioneering the competitive competition format almost a decade before American Idol, the program features a young Jay Leno among the contestants.

Product Details

Release Date: 07/13/2010
UPC: 0000799407929
Original Release: 1984
Rating: NR
Source: Xenon
Region Code: 1
Time: 0:50:00

Special Features

"I Got Lenoed" Music Video/Animated Short: This Comedic little ditty outlines the Producer's struggle to get The 1984 Los Angeles Comedy Competition with Host Jay Leno released; ; "Lawsuit Transcript" (1989): An Actual attempt by Jay's people to stop the original VHS release version-by claiming the picture of Leno on the box was "scary to children"

Cast & Crew

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- 1984 Los Angeles Comedy Competition with Host Jay Leno
1. Introduction [1:33]
2. Jay Leno [15:36]
3. Angel Salazar [4:16]
4. Steve Oedekerk [7:02]
5. Howie Gold [5:29]
6. Jeff Gerbino [4:30]
7. Ray Combs [3:46]
8. Award Ceremony [7:37]

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