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  1. Blue Hill Library Film: AirplaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 29 | Bangor Daily News

    The Friends of the Blue Hill Public Library Film Series continues Thursday, December 11th at 7:00 PM with Airplane , directed and written by David Zucker, Jim Abrahams, and Jerry Zucker and released by Paramount Pictures. It stars Robert Hays, Julie Hagerty, Leslie Nielsen, Robert Stack, Lloyd Bridges, Peter Graves, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, and Lorna Patterson.

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  2. Ruben Rosario: At Ragsdale's send-off, laughter in the house of mourningRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | TwinCities

    It is better to go to the house of mourning, than to go to the house of feasting: for that is the end of all men; and the living will lay it to his heart. Sorrow is better than laughter: for by the sadness of the countenance the heart is made better.

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  3. On this day: November 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 27 | Local10.com

    Nielsen, who had also served in the Royal Canadian Air Force and worked as a disc jockey before breaking into acting, started out his career with more serious roles, including positively reviewed parts in "Forbidden Planet" and "The Poseidon Adventure."

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  4. Explorer Ferdinand Magellan portraitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 27 | KION 46

    Nielsen, who had also served in the Royal Canadian Air Force and worked as a disc jockey before breaking into acting, started out his career with more serious roles, including positively reviewed parts in "Forbidden Planet" and "The Poseidon Adventure."

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  5. 'Madagascar' Director Polishes His Penguin VoiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | WGBH

    Penguins of Madagascar follows a spy team of penguins, who first appeared in the film series Madagascar, as they work to stymie an evil octopus' plan to take over the world. The voice actors in Penguins of Madagascar, out Wednesday, include some of the boldface names you might expect on a big-budget animated film.

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  6. I am serious, and don't call me ShirleyRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2014 | MacLeans

    When critics list the most influential films in history, Gone with the Wind soars, Battleship Potemkin rides high, and Airplane! flies under the radar. But, as the densely plotted Thomas Pynchon noir adaptation Inherent Vice and the, well, dense Dumb and Dumber To -both indebted to the 34-year-old classic-hit theatres, it's time to acknowledge how a whole fleet of films has been fuelled by the smartest stupid movie ever made.

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  7. Shirley, they must be jokingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Universal Hub

    I took a course titled "The History of Flight and Space". The instructor's focus in teaching this course was how aviation technology was reflected in the popular culture of the time, so we spent most of the course watching films like "Strategic Air Command", "The Right Stuff", and such.

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  8. Jonathan Comey: 'Airplane!' still worthy 34 years laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | SouthCoastToday.com

    When 'Airplane!' came out, I was 10, and a little young to be seeing it in the theatres. But it was an early staple of pay cable stations like HBO, and someone had it on VHS, and eventually it became a movie everybody watched time and time again.

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  9. Jonathan Comey: 'Airplane!' still worthy 34 years laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | SouthCoastToday.com

    When 'Airplane!' came out, I was 10, and a little young to be seeing it in the theatres. But it was an early staple of pay cable stations like HBO, and someone had it on VHS, and eventually it became a movie everybody watched time and time again.

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  10. 's Top 10 Movies of All Time: Jim VejvodaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | IGN

    You may recall from earlier this year the IGN team's series of Top Games of All Time lists, where our editors and staff picked their personal favorites from the world of gaming. Well, now we're back, but this time we're talking about our favorite movies of all time.

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  11. New Netflix Instant Releases - November 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    The time has come once again - the beginning of a new month brings lots of new streaming content to Netflix Instant, giving you plenty of options when you just feel like staying in. The service offers new favorites, old classics, and even a few under the radar gems for you to discover.

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  12. Jonathan Comey: 'Airplane!' still worthy 34 years laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | SouthCoastToday.com

    When 'Airplane!' came out, I was 10, and a little young to be seeing it in the theatres. But it was an early staple of pay cable stations like HBO, and someone had it on VHS, and eventually it became a movie everybody watched time and time again.

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  13. Everything Coming to Netflix in NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Gawker

    Hallowe'en is a time when the veil between past and present, living and dead, goes soft; and of course, so too we find the line between what is available and what is no longer or temporarily unavailable ever so slightly permeable, on the last day of the month, when it comes to Netflix. Imagine if you will that you are in for the night, not even daring to hope that you will catch the changing of the queue at whatever arcane time Netflix does that: Now you will be the one to see the lights go out in some eyes, and come on in others, as the Circle of Life once again replenishes the vast Lawnmower Oceans of our digital delights.

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  14. What's Streaming On Netflix in November 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | OhNoTheyDidnt

    The time has come once again - the beginning of a new month brings lots of new streaming content to Netflix Instant, giving you plenty of options when you just feel like staying in. The service offers new favorites, old classics, and even a few under the radar gems for you to discover.

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  15. David Zucker event kicks off Milwaukee Jewish Film FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    One of Milwaukee's favorite homegrown filmmakers, David Zucker is in the center ring for the opening night Sunday of the 17th annual Milwaukee Jewish Film Festival. The film festival runs through Oct. 23 at Marcus North Shore Cinema, 11700 N. Port Washington Road, Mequon.

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  16. NBA Players Want A Shorter Season, Would It Reduce Revenue?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Forbes.com

    I'm Distinguished University Professor of Economics at Gordon Ford College of Business at WKU. I've published 6 books including From The Ballfield to the Boardroom and The NCAA along with many academic articles.

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  17. How Milwaukee's self-deprecating, endearing humor made "Airplane!"Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | Business Journal

    Jim Abrahams and Jerry Zucker, both from the Milwaukee area, wrote and directed "Airplane!", "Top Secret" and several other comedy films. When film directors Jerry Zucker and Jim Abrahams came home Wednesday to attend the Milwaukee Film Festival, they also explained to a room full of aspiring film directors why actor Leslie Nielsen 's line from their movie "Airplane!": "I am serious, ... And don't call me Shirley" works.

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  18. Milwaukee Film Festival 2014 Pick: Day SevenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    In a recent interview with The New York Times, director Paul Thomas Anderson cites the "slapstick goofs" of films by Shorewood natives David Zucker, Jerry Zucker and Jim Abrahams as an influence on his new film, "Inherent Vice," based on the novel Thomas Pynchon. Like Wisconsin tourism ads inspired by "Airplane!," Anderson's comments are just another reminder of the pervasive influence that the comic filmmaking trio known as ZAZ has had on popular culture.

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  19. The 10 Best Quotable FilmsRead the original story

    Sep 28, 2014 | Linkmachinego

    Airplane! made shameless use of repetition , misunderstandings , and fnar fnar jokes to create one of the most juvenile films of all times - and one that regularly tops "funniest film of all time" lists.

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  20. Logan-Chapmanville series has rich historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | Logan Banner

    Over the last 13 years the Logan-Chapmanville high school football series has produced some interesting twists and plot lines.

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