Sesame Street
Malcolm-Jamal Warner films on Sesame Street
Air date April 12, 1990
Season Season 21 (1989-1990)
Written by Nancy Sans
Sponsors E, M, 15
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StreetScenes
Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 Luis and Elmo watch as Malcolm-Jamal Warner films Snuffy from various angles for a movie he's making about life on Sesame Street. Malcolm tells them to go about their daily business as he checks his list to make sure he has everything he needs. Elmo points out one movie-related item he's forgotten - popcorn.
MotherBrownFarm
Cartoon "Mother Brown's Farm (Number Fifteen Song)"
(First: Episode 2693)
EB.Movies
Muppets Ernie and Bert go see a silent movie, "The Picnic" (starring Maria as Charlie Chaplin and Linda as the girl).
(First: Episode 2071)
Eforerase
Cartoon E for Erase
(First: Episode 0486)
2795m
Song Jerry Nelson sings "The Inside Story," which shows what's inside various household objects.
Listening
Muppets Kermit explains the importance of listening, using the Two-Headed Monster as an example.
(First: Episode 1767)
CleverBill
Cartoon "The Adventures of Clever Bill!" The main character solves conflicts between two fighting giants and two fighting girls.
(First: Episode 2068)
Noimage
SCENE 2 Elmo and Snuffy find Malcolm and show off their cowboy outfits for his movie. Malcolm can't decide if their act should go in the beginning, middle or end of the movie. Elmo hops on Snuffy's back and rides him like a horse, which seems like a fine ending to them.
Beginningmiddleend
Cartoon "Beginning, Middle, End"
Artist: Sally Cruikshank
(First: Episode 2556)
1041library
Muppets At a library, Cookie Monster asks an Anything Muppet librarian for a box of cookies. The librarian becomes extremely frustrated because Cookie Monster doesn't understand the library doesn't have cookies!
(First: Episode 0926)
SignMan.KissMe
Cartoon Sign Man: KISS ME
(First: Episode 1136)
FayRay.OneofTheseThings
Song "One of These Things" (with Fay Ray)
(First: Episode 2604)
Noimage
SCENE 3 Count von Count and Countess von Backwards approach Malcolm with an idea for his movie. The two dramatically re-enact when they first met, complete with lighting and sound effects. Malcolm catches it all on film and the Countess tells him, "We'll have our bat call your bat."
2477c
Animation The big green balls and one little orange ball ride over the top of the hills. The little one can't make it over the big hill, but conquers the small hill.
(EKA: Episode 1906)
Farleypurple
Muppets "Forty Blocks From My Home"
(First: Episode 2614)
Hidden-CarFrogBird
Cartoon Can you see the car, frog and bird in the picture?
(First: Episode 1479)
Logcabinfilm
Film Building a log cabin
(First: Episode 0602)
MarcoFlower
Animation Marco had a flower. When it wilted, he called his grandpa and told him exactly what the flower looked like. Grandpa told him to water the flower, and it grew again.
(First: Episode 0555)
DogBanana
Muppets Is Barkley a DOG or a BANANA?
Enterexitdoors
Cartoon A man explains that the letter E begins both Enter and Exit. Another man named Roy runs through the doors.
(First: Episode 0406)
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SCENE 4 Malcolm now films Gina, Mike and Alexis as they toss the remains from their paper bag lunch around a la the Harlem Globetrotters before disposing of it.
3187d
Cartoon Rap #15
(First: Episode 2567)
1446n
Muppets Game Show: Mystery Mix-up Game
(First: Episode 0834)
1396s
Film Flamingos
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0450)
Alphaquest.M
Film / Muppets Alphaquest: M
The girl uses mittens to make monster mush, which is eaten by a Muppet monster.
CatHatedRain
Cartoon A story of a cat who hated rain, wished for it to stop, and witnessed the disastrous effects of no rain.
Artist: ArtistMike
Noimage
SCENE 5 Malcolm tries to get a shot of Alice Snuffleupagus, but she doesn't stay still as directed.
2477za
Animation "¡Él juega fútbol!"
(First: Episode 2104)
Waiter-poachedeggs
Muppets Waiter Grover: Mr. Johnson wants to order a couple of poached eggs on toast, but Grover informs him that the restaurant is out of eggs, so he brings two corn cobs on toast to him. Grover gives a lecture on where eggs come from, by bringing a cornstalk, chicken feed, and a chicken to the table.
3991r
Cartoon M for Moon
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 1163)
3164zc
Muppets The Martians are a "Yip Yip Family."
Letter E
Animation E / e (elephant / jazzy trumpet)
(First: Episode 2222)
HerryKimLove
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentHerry Monster and Kimberly talk about things and people that they love.
(First: Episode 1050)
3150j
Film Two boys walk though a city neighborhood to some funky break dancing music.
(First: Episode 2679)
HeymomIcan'tfly
Cartoon An ostrich is born on a football field, and learns that he can't fly. He saves the game by scoring the winning touchdown.
(First: Episode 1870)
2341o
Muppets A shark sings about his "Perfectly Pearl-White Teeth."
(First: Episode 1446)
BruceMoose
Cartoon Bruce the moose invites Toulouse LaGoose over for juice.
(First: Episode 2498)
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SCENE 6 Elmo passes out popcorn as Malcolm prepares to debut his film, "A Street Called Sesame." The film is seen in black-and-white with a brassy, jazz soundtrack. Malcolm narrates that the street seemed ordinary at first, but then shows off all the extraordinary things he's seen today that make Sesame Street special. The crowd goes wild for his masterpiece.


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