Tag - Jackie Gleason

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Merry Christmas Jackie Gleason

13 Days of Xmas 2010, Day 10: A Honeymooners...

So today we go back to the 1950s for a pair of classic Christmas television episodes for The Honeymooners. We have the 1953 episode from The Jackie Gleason Show, “Santa and the Bookies,” and the 1955 episode from the standalone...

Prohibition Ends at Last

Happy Belated Deathday, Prohibition

So I found out too late to put together a post on the day–but yesterday was the 75th anniversary of the repeal of Prohibition in the United States. Yes, to our readers outside this country’s borders: there was a time in the...

Frank Fontaine and Jackie Gleason

Jackie Gleason and Frank Fontaine: See What...

Got this from Mark Evanier's site, where he explains a bit more about the background of things. I just wanted to say this: you're probably, like me, watching this and thinking, "Holy shit, is that Pete Puma?"

Mr. Jackie Gleason and Mr. Groucho Marx:...

Man, talk about the right way to start off your week. Someone has posted to YouTube a duet between comic geniuses Jackie Gleason and Groucho Marx. There’s additional information in the comments at the YouTube post, and you have to go...

Nothing in Common (1986) – DVD Review

Film: DVD: Written by: Rick Podell & Michael Preminger Directed by: Garry Marshall Starring: Tom Hanks, Jackie Gleason, Eva Marie Saint, Hector Elizondo, Sela Ward Features: Theatrical trailer Released by: Sony PicturesRegion: 1Rating:...