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Herbie goes to Monte Carlo, starring Dean Jones and Don Knotts

Herbie Goes to Monte Carlo

Walt Disney’s Herbie Goes to Monte Carlo (1977) starring Dean Jones, Don Knotts, Julie Sommars, Bernard Fox, Roy Kinnear  Herbie Goes to Monte Carlo has three major plots running through it. First is Jim Douglas (Dean Jones) attempting to resuscitate his racing career with the help of his mechanic Wheely Applegate (Don Knotts) at a race in Europe, hence […]

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The Apple Dumpling Gang Rides Again, starring Tim Conway and Don Knotts

The Apple Dumpling Gang Rides Again

The Apple Dumpling Gang Rides Again (1979) starring Don Knotts, Tim Conway, Harry Morgan  In The Apple Dumpling Gang Rides Again, Amos and Theodore (Tim Conway and Don Knotts) the two bumbling outlaw wannabees from The Apple Dumpling Gang are back. They are trying to make it on their own. When they arrive at the […]

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Walt Disney’s The Apple Dumpling Gang, starring Don Knotts, Tim Conway, Bill Bixby, Susan Clark

The Apple Dumpling Gang

Walt Disney’s The Apple Dumpling Gang, starring Don Knotts, Tim Conway, Bill Bixby, Susan Clark – DVD review Many people who were children during 1975 will remember Walt Disney’s The Apple Dumpling Gang with fondness. The basic plot involves three orphans, who become the responsibility of Russell Donovan (played by Bill Bixby). He’s a bachelor and small-time con artist who […]

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The incredible Don Knotts does a wonderful turn in this film as the incredible Mr. Limpet -- in this mix of animation and live action

The Incredible Mr. Limpet

The Incredible Mr. Limpet, starring Don Knotts The Incredible Mr. Limpet is a very funny, entertaining film, starring Don Knotts as the mild-mannered Henry Limpet. Set during World War II, the patriotic Mr. Limpet, an avid fan of fish, tries to enlist in the Navy, only to be rejected due to his poor eyesight. A wish magically comes […]

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In The Love God?, a quiet bird watching magazine is about to go bankrupt. Rescue comes unexpectedly in the form of ... a pornographer! His new "partner" needs the magazine's printing permit, and makes the bird watcher the figurehead for his porn empire. And, incidentally, a crusader for the first amendment?

The Love God?

The Love God? (1969) starring Don Knotts, Anne Francis, James Gregory Synopsis of The Love God In The Love God?, a quiet bird watching magazine is about to go bankrupt.  Rescue comes unexpectedly in the form of … a pornographer! His new “partner” needs the magazine’s printing permit, and makes the bird watcher the figurehead for […]

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The Ghost and Mr. Chicken, starring Don Knotts, Joan Staley - comedy classics - he's in the middle of a mystery. without a clue

The Ghost and Mr. Chicken

The Ghost and Mr. Chicken (1966) starring Don Knotts, Joan Staley, Dick Sargent In The Ghost and Mr. Chicken, Luther Heggs (played by Don Knotts), is a typesetter for his small town newspaper, the Rachel Courier Express. He aspires to be a reporter however and gets his big break when the editor (played by Dick Sargent of Bewitched fame) asks him to spend […]

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Billy Gilbert

Biography of Billy Gilbert (September 12, 1894 – September 23, 1971) Billy Gilbert was an American comedian and actor known for his comic sneeze routines. He appeared in over 200 feature films, short subjects and television shows starting in 1929.

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