Her mother Jayne Mansfield died when she was three years old. John Williams composed the theme and musical score. Der Kommissar in English means “commissioner or police captain”. It is also one of the funniest baseball movies in history.
Here is the list of the ten greatest Sports Movies of all Time, brought to you by a former Film and Media Studies minor at The Johns Hopkins University. So if you are a film buff and haven’t seen these movies put them on your Netflix list today!
Arthur is a comedy movie starring Dudley Moore, Liza Minnelli, and Jill Eikenberry, with the plot centering on a man fond of drinking, who stands to inherit a fortune, but only if he marries a specific woman. The theme song known as Arthur’s Theme (Best That You Can Do) not only won an Oscar for 1982, but also the Golden Globe. The song was performed by Christopher Cross who was the winner of the 1980 Grammy for Album Of the Year. Songwriting credits were given not only to Christopher Cross, but also the trio of: Burt Bacharach, Carole Bayer Sager, and Peter Allen. Fans of the Arthur Theme wishing to check out more singing from artist Christopher Cross can do so at the Official Christopher Cross Website.
To me, the indisputable centerpiece of the film is Peppe Barra singing “Tammurriata Nera.” At the same time, you’ve got M’Barka Ben Taleb and Max Gasella singing “Pistol Packin’ Mama” in Arabic and English, respectively – a song made famous by Bing Crosby and the Andrew Sisters in 1943. Was this arrangement your idea? (Listen to the performance HERE).
As stated earlier, the film wasn’t a commercial success; it did however, garner nominations for its music, namely the title song, ‘Over the Rainbow’ which 12 years a slave awards years a slave awards for Best Original Song. It was also nominated for Best Picture. Judy Garland was catapulted into the limelight for her role and will forever be known to young and old as Dorothy Gale.
The Marx Brothers at their best. The clown princes are unleashed on a campus as they try to win a big college football game. It is beyond funny and probably one of The Marx Brothers best films.
So what makes a good treadmill movie? Something so mindless that you really don’t have to pay attention? One that has things bouncing up and down more than a porn movie? Actually, a treadmill movie is kind of like an airplane move; it keeps you engaged, passes the time, and you can follow the plot without having to pay close attention to, or even listen to, the dialog. The question of what movies were best for treadmills intrigued me, so I got on my treadmill and started watching movies.
Most men also say that kilt is very comfortable and warm piece of cloth and there is no worry that tights would be needed. Also a real Scot usually doesn’t have underwear underneath his kilt. Did David Hasselhoff wear anything when he lifted his kilt in front of people before the audition to Scottish edition of “British Got Talent”? Who knows.