25 Things You Never Knew About the Original
Moviefone25 Things You Never Knew About the Original 'Ben-Hur'MoviefoneThe filmmakers considered Brando, Rock Hudson, Leslie Nielsen (known back then as a stolid leading man, not a slapstick comedian), Kirk Douglas, and even some Italian actors who didn't speak English before settling on Heston. To star in "Ben-Hur," the ...and more »
Posted on 18 August 2016 | 9:57 am
Preview: Union vs Toronto FC - The Philly
The Philly Soccer PagePreview: Union vs Toronto FCThe Philly Soccer PageAs much as I wish I could dismiss it as Rowe being a baby (he often is), you can't just put your studs into a tackle like that. Luckily for Toronto, Ted Unkel's primary goal as a referee is to convince everyone that he's actually Leslie Nielsen's ...and more »
Posted on 18 August 2016 | 8:48 am
Sunburn for 8.18.16 — 12 days until
Sunburn for 8.18.16 — 12 days until Florida's primary electionSaintPetersBlog (blog)Tom and Leslie Murphy, the parents of Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Patrick Murphy, each gave the maximum $5,400 contribution to Crist's congressional campaign, while Bob Butterworth gave $1,000. Either directly or through the construction company ...and more »
Posted on 18 August 2016 | 5:41 am
Trekonderoga boosts local sales - Sun
Sun Community NewsTrekonderoga boosts local salesSun Community NewsTrekonderoga organizer James Cawley (right) talks with a crew member outside Retro Studios in Ticonderoga just before the three-day convention began. The Bluesmobile from the movie “The Blues Brothers” is behind them. TICONDEROGA – Trekonderoga ...
Posted on 17 August 2016 | 4:11 pm
Arthur Hiller dies at 92; former academy
Los Angeles TimesArthur Hiller dies at 92; former academy president and director of 'Love Story'Los Angeles TimesHis interest in theater continued in high school, where one of his friends was future actor Leslie Nielsen. But Hiller reportedly turned down a drama scholarship at Ohio State University “because drama was what you did on weekends, not what you did for ...Director Arthur Hiller dies at age 92Hamilton SpectatorEdmonton-born Arthur Hiller, versatile director of 'Love Story,' dies at 92CTV NewsEdmonton-born Hollywood director of Love Story dies at 92Edmonton Journalall 95 news articles »
Posted on 17 August 2016 | 12:39 pm
Undertaker vs Undertaker: The Mystery of
The hype became so intense that legendary television actor Leslie Nielsen was brought in as his famous character, Detective Lieutenant Frank Drebin to help solve the case, albeit unsuccessfully. Any WWE fan worth his salt will know that the Undertaker vs ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 8:30 pm
MACFlix to Feature 'The Naked Gun' Sept. 5
The film, rated PG-13, features a bumbling police detective, Frank Drebin (Leslie Nielsen), who is given the security detail during the Queen of England’s visit. But, oh no! An assassination plot is brewing! Will Drebin keep it together long enough and ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 3:24 am
Guess Who: Take a guess, win a prize
Day jobs: Software supporter, building construction estimator, mechanical engineer, medical supplier. **Hint: It's Leslie Nielsen's most famous quote. (Oh? The rubber chicken? They can explain that.) CAN YOU NAME THIS BAND? Send your answer by noon on ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 8:49 pm
All 5 seasons, plus the pilot and
Stefanie Powers and Leslie Nielsen. This audience favorite was created and produced by Quinn Martin, whose other award winning productions include Barnaby Jones, The Streets of San Francisco and The Fugitive. It also attracted notable directors ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 8:47 am
1970s Movie Star's Journey from 'Dawn of the
“The truth is, I was doing Creepshow and when Ted Danson and I are killed, and Leslie Nielsen is the protagonist...so there I am on the New Jersey shore, up to my neck in sand, literally, and a wave machine is throwing water on me every few minutes while ...
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 6:00 pm