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The Best of the Dean Martin Variety Show Collection

Join the ultimate party at Dean’s place for the most fun anyone ever had on television!

Over 30 hours of classic television on 14 DVDs, including candid interviews and rare home movies

$99.95 Installment pricing available

You’re invited to the hottest party in town…hosted by Dean Martin

No one ever had more fun on stage than Dean Martin. From 1965 to 1974 he hosted one of the last great variety shows, inviting viewers into his cozy living room each week along with a procession of stars who could sing, dance AND tell a great joke. 

These 38 hand-selected episodes feature over 30 hours of glittering entertainment from the biggest names in show business including: Jack Benny, George Burns, Ruth Buzzi, Sid Caesar, Rodney Dangerfield, Sammy Davis Jr., Bob Hope, Bob Newhart, Jimmy Stewart, John Wayne, Jonathan Winters, and of course, plenty of Dingalings.

The complete set also includes candid interviews with the people who were there, outrageous roasts of Bob Hope, Johnny Carson, Kirk Douglas and Dean Martin, rare home movies, exclusive featurettes, additional bonus comedy sketches and a slipcase for storage and display.


Upgrade to the Deluxe Collection

Select the Deluxe Collection to receive 10 additional DVDs featuring 30 classic roasts of such luminaries as Muhammad Ali, George Burns, Truman Capote, Bette Davis and many more! Receive over a dozen exclusive new interviews with Ed Asner, Carol Burnett, Tony Danza, Rich Little and others, plus additional featurettes and comedy sketches.



Volume 1

The Best of The Dean Martin Variety Show: We’ve captured all the glory, the glamour and the glitz of the greatest era in television’s golden age. In this 6-DVD volume you’ll see guests like Peggy Lee, Bob Newhart, Sammy Davis Jr. and Tony Bennett, plus nearly four hours of bonus features.
  • The Best of The Dean Martin Variety Show: Disc 1

    4 episodes and bonus features! Guest stars include Michael Landon, Bob Hope, John Wayne, Peggy Lee, Jimmy Stewart and more! Exclusive interviews with Angie Dickinson, Florence Henderson, Jonathan Winters. 159 minutes, color, not rated. 

  • The Best of The Dean Martin Variety Show: Disc 2

    3 episodes. Guest starring Jack Benny, Rodney Dangerfield, George Burns and Sammy Davis Jr. Bonus features include Phyllis Diller, Jonathan Winters and Lee Hale (The Dean Martin Show Music Director) plus more! 148 minutes, color, not rated. 

  • The Best of The Dean Martin Variety Show: Disc 3

    4 episodes. Highlights include guest appearances by Tony Bennett, Bob Newhart, Duke Ellington and more! Bonus features include exclusive interviews with Gail Martin Downey, Florence Henderson and Lainie Kazan. 160 minutes, color, not rated. 

  • The Best of The Dean Martin Variety Show: Disc 4

    3 episodes with guest appearances by Gene Kelly, Kay Medford, Eddie Albert, and more! Bonus features include additional exclusive interviews. 135 minutes, color, not rated. 

  • The Best of The Dean Martin Variety Show: Disc 5

    3 episodes including bonus features. Guest stars Sid Caesar, Ethel Merman, Roger Miller, Jimmy Stewart and many more! Bonus interviews with Phyllis Diller, Suzie Ewing and Lainie Kazan. 135 minutes, color, not rated. 

  • The Best of The Dean Martin Variety Show: Disc 6

    3 episodes with additional bonus features. Guest stars include Woody Allen, Kate Smith, Arthur Godfrey, Janet Leigh and more! 135 minutes, color, not rated. 

Volume 2

King of Cool: Dean's top-rated variety show was dearly loved around the world. It was a special blend of music and comedy that included most of the biggest stars in the business, plus a host like no other.This 6-DVD volume features classic comedy routines with only the best performers like Mickey Rooney and Bob Newhart.

  • King of Cool: Disc 1

    3 episodes total. Bill Cosby, Guy Marks, Barbara McNair, Marian Mercer, Red Buttons plus more special guests. 98 minutes, color, not rated. 

  • King of Cool: Disc 2

    3 episodes total. Carroll O'Connor, Ruth Buzzi, Vikki Carr, Lou Jacobi, Kate Smith, Norm Crosby and Barbara Eden star as special guests. 117 minutes, color, not rated. 

  • King of Cool: Disc 3

    3 episodes total. Eddie Fisher, Herman's Hermits, Gene Barry, Sid Caesar and others make special guest appearances. 98 minutes, color, not rated. 

  • King of Cool: Disc 4

    3 episodes total. Highlights include Who Is Engelbert Humperdink? Sketch with Hallelujah Chorus, Dean & Golddiggers. The Supremes also guest star with Jane Morgan, Jackie Mason and more. 94 minutes, color, not rated. 

  • King of Cool: Disc 5

    3 episodes total. Highlights include Louis Armstrong, Rich Little, Carol Lawrence, Ella Fitzgerald, Orson Welles and more. 108 minutes, color, not rated. 

  • King of Cool: Disc 6

    3 episodes total. William Conrad, Nancy Sinatra, Dom DeLuise, Jonathan Winters, Bob Newhart, Lucie Arnaz, Maureen Reagan, Frank Sinatra Jr. and more star. 95 minutes, color, not rated. 

Volume 3

No one ever had more fun on stage than Dean Martin. Join in on the side-splitting fun with these two complete Celebrity Roasts, featuring Bob Hope and Johnny Carson.

  • Show #1001

    The Roast of Bob Hope. Original airdate: October 31, 1974.

  • Show #914

    The Roast of Johnny Carson. Original airdate: November 2, 1973

Volume 4

Join in on the fun as the "Man of the Hour" Dean Martin himself is the main Celebrity Roast! Plus, Kirk Douglas appears as "Man of the Week" roastee.

  • Show #1108

    Two hours of roasting the "Man of the Hour," Dean Martin himself. Original airdate: February 27, 1976.

  • Show #905

    Roast of the "Man of the Week" iconic cinema tough guy Kirk Douglas. Original airdate: October 12, 1973.

Volume 5

There are plenty of stingers and zingers in these 24 hilarious roasts. Dean and pals skewer the celebrity roastees, which include Michael Landon, Wilt Chamberlain, Hubert Humphrey, Joe Namath, Dan Haggerty and many others. You'll also get two specially-produced featurettes, bonus comedy sketches, and over 10 exclusive interviews with Ed Asner, Carol Burnett, Tony Danza and other roast participants and fans.

  • 25 ROASTS ON 8 DVDS:

    Featured Roasters 
    •  Valerie Harper
    •  Ed Asner
    •  Jack Klugman & Tony Randall
    •  Georgia Engel
    •  Michael Landon
    •  Leonard Barr
    •  Carroll O'Connor
    •  Soupy Sales
    •  Sen. Hubert Humphrey
    •  Sid Caesar
    •  Wilt Chamberlain
    •  Lorne Greene
    •  Danny Thomas
    •  Guy Marks
    •  Ted Knight
    •  Foster Brooks
    •  Dan Haggerty
    •  Gene Kelly
    •  Mr. T
    •  Norm Crosby
    •  Joe Namath (roasted twice!)
    •  Happy Hairston
    •  Jack Klugman
    •  Lucille Ball
    •  Ed McMahon
    •  Dena Dietrich
    •  Redd Foxx
    •  Charlie Callas
    •  Joe Garagiola
    •  Red Buttons
    •  Evel Knievel
    •  Joey Bishop
    •  Hank Aaron
    •  Lee Meriwether
    •  Peter Marshall
    •  Dick Butkus
    •  Truman Capote
    •  Mitlon Berle
    •  William Conrad
    •  Connie Stevens
    •  Monty Hall
    •  Dionne Warwick
    •  Leo Durocher
    •  Yogi Berra
    •  Bobby Riggs
    •  Paul Lynde

    •  Rip Taylor
    •  Jackie Gayle
    •  And many others!

    • Featurettes:
      • Primetime Ribbing: Roasting Small-Screen Stars
      • Sports Stars: Hit 'Em Where It Hurts

    • Interviews:
      • Ed Asner
      • Norm Crosby
      • Rich Little
      • Carol Burnett
      • Dan Haggerty
      • Tom Dreesen
      • Jimmie Walker
      • Tony Danza
      • Shirley Jones
      • Rip Taylor
      • Jack Carter

    • Bonus Comedy Sketches

Volume 6

6 more classic roasts and over 2 hours of exclusive bonus features. The star-studded roastees include Betty White, Gov. Ronald Reagan, Bette Davis, Muhammad Ali, George Burns, and Angie Dickinson. Betty White's husband tells all, Red Buttons does his famous "Never Got A Dinner" bit, plus you'll see George Burns' vocal coach (Ruth Buzzi), psychiatrist (Dom DeLuise) and personal physician (Charlie Callas). You won't want to miss all these laughs!


    Featured Roasters 
    •  Betty White
    •  Billy Crystal
    •  Gov. Ronald Reagan
    •  Dan Haggerty
    •  Bette Davis
    •  Nancy Reagan
    •  Muhammad Ali
    •  Howard Cosell
    •  Angie Dickinson
    •  Nipsey Russell
    •  George Burns
    •  Jimmy Stewart

    •  Don Rickles


    • Featurettes:
      • Ladies of the Dais
      • Beauty & The Beast: Ruth Buzzi vs. Muhammad Ali

    • Interviews:
      • Phyllis Diller
      • Ruth Buzzi
      • Shirley Jones
      • Tony Danza
      • Angie Dickinson
      • Carol Burnett

    • Bonus Comedy Sketches

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