Star of 'McHale's Navy' receives life...

Star of 'McHale's Navy' receives lifetime achievement award fro...

There are 10 comments on the The Morning Call story from Aug 6, 2009, titled Star of 'McHale's Navy' receives lifetime achievement award fro.... In it, The Morning Call reports that:

Actor Ernest Borgnine will receive a lifetime achievement award from the Rhode Island International Film Festival.

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John

Allentown, PA

#1 Aug 6, 2009
Just saw him last night in "The Dirty Dozen." I wish TV Land would put shows like "McHale's Navy" in their schedule. It is all modern shows anymore, including original reality shows.
Joanne

New Oxford, PA

#2 Aug 6, 2009
What a long and wonderful career. Congrats to a mighty fine actor!
Simpleman

United States

#3 Aug 6, 2009
He does the voice of one of the characters on "Sponge Bob". He is amazing.
Breinigsville PA

United States

#4 Aug 6, 2009
"Marty" is a wonderful movie, as is "From Here to Eternity." See them, too. TCM runs them occasionally.

TVLand is stupid. I mean, how many Gunsmoke and Bonanza episodes were there? That's all they do on weekends. Or the obscene Roseanne Barr crap. I miss "Leave It To Beaver!"
Hellertown Mom

Bethlehem, PA

#5 Aug 6, 2009
Simpleman wrote:
He does the voice of one of the characters on "Sponge Bob". He is amazing.
Mermaid Man and Barnacle Boy are my favorite episodes.

“pog mo thoin”

Since: Oct 07

Timetogetoutof, PA

#6 Aug 6, 2009
Thought his best acting was in the film "Flight of the Phoenix" with James Stewart.
Mike

Williamstown, NJ

#7 Aug 6, 2009
Mr. Borgine was also in the original "Willard" and "Escape From New York". He also gave some fine performances in the final season of "ER" I used to enjoy watching the black and white re-runs of "Mchale's Navy" duirng my lunch break years ago.
Borgine had a great supporting cast with the likes of Joe Flynn and Tim Conway and the rest of his crew.
I have known quite a few "Lt. Carpenters" over the years.....
Terminator

Whitehall, PA

#8 Aug 6, 2009
Looks good for 92. He was also in the Poseiden adventure
Biff_n_Sully

Allentown, PA

#9 Aug 6, 2009
I always liked him in the 80's helicopter show Airwolf.
kathy65

Bangor, PA

#10 Aug 6, 2009
John wrote:
Just saw him last night in "The Dirty Dozen." I wish TV Land would put shows like "McHale's Navy" in their schedule. It is all modern shows anymore, including original reality shows.
Have you tried hulu.com ?

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