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Finishing First - Home Media Magazine
Finishing FirstHome Media MagazineFor the first time since Nielsen has been tracking sales, Anchor Bay Entertainment is No. 1 in market share for fitness disc .... Another of Anchor Bay's top-selling fitness brands is Leslie Sansone, which features walking workouts. Sales for the line ...
Posted on 15 September 2014 | 7:20 am
[Blu-ray Review] Cult Canadian Slasher 'Prom
[Blu-ray Review] Cult Canadian Slasher 'Prom Night' Gets Amazing Transfer!Bloody DisgustingThey obviously look back fondly on this film and Leslie Nielson's pocket fart machine. The feature commentary with Lynch and Gray is a lively one detailing the filmmaking. Not much of the information is rehashed in the retrospective, so if you really ...
Posted on 14 September 2014 | 2:02 pm
Six memorable, unusual uses of 'The
Six memorable, unusual uses of 'The Star-Spangled Banner'Entertainment WeeklyThis coming week brings the 200th birthday of The Star-Spangled Banner. It is, in addition to being notoriously hard to sing, the National Anthem of the United States of America. While the song is used for many different occasions—baseball games and ...
Posted on 13 September 2014 | 2:03 pm
Comedian Kevin Farley to perform at Crystal
Comedian Kevin Farley to perform at Crystal Bay CasinoTahoe Daily Tribune“Farley recently starred in the lead role of 'An American Carol' with supporting cast including Kelsey Grammer, Jon Voight, Dennis Hopper, and Leslie Nielsen,” according to a press release from show promoters. “Farley also co-wrote, directed and stars ...
Posted on 10 September 2014 | 1:30 pm
CNBC Exclusive: CNBC Transcript: CNBC's
CNBC Exclusive: CNBC Transcript: CNBC's David Faber Speaks with CBS ...CNBCSO WE HAVE NO PROBLEM WITH NIELSEN. NIELSEN HAS MOVED VERY QUICKLY TO GET THESE ONLINE VIEWERS, TO GET VIEWERS FROM DVRs AND TO COUNT THE APPROPRIATE AMOUNT OF PEOPLE. ARE THEY THERE 100%? NOT YET.and more »
Posted on 10 September 2014 | 1:25 pm
Surely these are the 10 best Leslie NielsenTo say Leslie Nielsen was typecast for the last 20 years of his 50 year career would be an insult to the Stifflers of the world. He had fewer looks than Derrick Zoolander, but thankfully it was a great look. These are surely the 10 best Leslie Nielsen movies.
Posted on 20 March 2014 | 6:35 am
Leslie Nielsen's Photoshopped Head On AIt's been a while since someone reminded us of the infamous Leslie Nielsen-Demi Moore mashup that made it all the way to court, but if there's anything Reddit is good at, it's resurfacing these old gems. Reddit user ItzMTH93 uploaded this framed photo of ...
Posted on 13 March 2014 | 11:48 pm
Leslie Nielsen keeps fans laughing fromThey say that laughter never dies and legendary comedian Leslie Nielsen has proved them right. The late comic, who had audiences around the world in hysterics in his hit films Airplane! and The Naked Gun, has had the last laugh thanks to a cheeky ...
Posted on 3 June 2011 | 7:34 am
Leslie Nielsen: top 10 linesDr Rumack: You'd better tell the Captain we've got to land as soon as we can. This woman has to be gotten to a hospital. Frank Drebin: It's the same old story. Boy finds girl, boy loses girl, girl finds boy, boy forgets girl, boy remembers girl, girl dies ...
Posted on 28 November 2010 | 8:57 pm
Leslie Nielsen Dead at 84Legendary funny man Leslie Nielsen died today of complications of pneumonia in a hospital near his home in Fort Lauderdale, this according to his agent. He was 84. His agent tells TMZ Nielsen passed surrounded by his wife and friends at about 5:34 PM ET.
Posted on 28 November 2010 | 7:00 pm
Correction: Obit-Leslie NielsenIn a story Nov. 29 about the death of Leslie Nielsen, The Associated Press reported erroneously that he played the king of France in "The Vagabond King." He played Thibault.
Posted on 1 December 2010 | 8:41 am
'Airplane!', 'Forbidden Planet' actorDespite decades spent playing sober commanders and serious captains, Leslie Nielsen insisted that he was always made for comedy. He proved it in his career's second act.
Posted on 28 November 2010 | 6:11 pm
5Top: Movies that revolve around eatingWhen a young woman (Lumi Cavazos) is kept from marrying the man she loves, her culinary creations become the manifestation of her broken heart. Shedding a few tears into the batter of the wedding cake she makes when her lover marries her older sister, the resulting dessert makes the entire party weep. When he gives her a dozen roses and she uses the petals in a quail recipe, the result is a dish that makes everyone at the table feel, well, extra spicy. Many movies tap into our feelings about eating, but this is one where a chef’s creations express the emotional state of their creator. Mexican cuisine gets a series of delectable close-ups in this adaptation of the Laura Esquivel novel (featuring a screenplay by Esquivel herself).
Posted on 27 July 2009 | 10:58 am
‘The Women’ a flick chicks will hateLargely forgotten among the heyday of MGM musicals in the post-WWII period is 1956’s “The Opposite Sex,” a disappointing attempt to inject men, music and Metrocolor into George Cukor’s 1939 classic “The Women,” which featured an all-female cast. Whereas “The Women” featured immortals like Norma Shearer, Rosalind Russell and Joan Crawford exchanging barbed dialogue by Anita Loos and Claire Boothe Luce, “Sex” gave us such inadequate substitutes as June Allyson and Joan Collins; even worse, the man these two were fighting over was no longer unseen on screen — he had somehow become the utterly bland, pre-“Airplane!” Leslie Nielsen.
Posted on 9 September 2008 | 1:01 pm