Bad Movie Logo
"A website to the detriment of good film"
Custom Search
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
Did you miss your activation email?
May 25, 2019, 08:32:59 AM
621664 Posts in 48095 Topics by 6496 Members
Latest Member: SommerLync Forum  |  Movies  |  Press Releases and Film News  |  RIP Jim Nabors « previous next »
Pages: [1]
Author Topic: RIP Jim Nabors  (Read 957 times)
The Cat Herder of Badmovies
Frightening Fanatic of Horrible Cinema

Karma: 413
Posts: 5638

I'm a Mac...

« on: November 30, 2017, 02:48:06 PM »

RIP Gomer Pyle

Jim Nabors, the comic actor best known for his years playing Gomer Pyle, one of TV's most lovable goofs, has died at the age of 87. Nabors' husband, Stan Cadwallader, confirmed to The Associated Press that the actor and singer died at home in Honolulu.

"Everybody knows he was a wonderful man. And that's all we can say about him," Cadwallader told the news service. "He's going to be dearly missed."

Virtually since the moment Nabors joined the cast of The Andy Griffith Show in the early 1960s, the actor and his classic character became indelibly entwined. A sweet-natured klutz with a stable of catchphrases — "Gollllll-ly" and "shazam!" best-remembered among them — Nabors' gas station attendant quickly became a favorite with viewers.

And not long after joining the show, Nabors parlayed that performance into another hit comedy, a 1964 spinoff in which Pyle bumbles his way into the Marine Corps. Called Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C. — and weekly featuring the friction between Pyle and his no-nonsense drill sergeant — the show lasted five seasons, most of which were spent as one of television's most popular programs.


God of making the characteristic which becomes dirty sends the hurricane.
« Reply #1 on: November 30, 2017, 04:12:30 PM »

:( is right.

Who from Andy Griffith is left? Ron Howard is still with us. Anyone else?
B-Movie Kraken

Karma: 1863
Posts: 14809

Either he's dead or my watch has stopped!

« Reply #2 on: December 01, 2017, 11:24:32 AM »

:( is right.

Who from Andy Griffith is left? Ron Howard is still with us. Anyone else?
BETTY LYNN who played Thelma Lou was 91 this past August...   

Good night JIM NABORS

If you want to view paradise . . . simply look around and view it!
Bad Movie Lover

Karma: 15
Posts: 181

« Reply #3 on: December 05, 2017, 02:10:17 AM »


A web developer at PetStreetMall, a place to find quality and affordable pet supplies.
Pages: [1] Forum  |  Movies  |  Press Releases and Film News  |  RIP Jim Nabors « previous next »
    Jump to:  

    RSS Feed Subscribe Subscribe by RSS
    Email Subscribe Subscribe by Email

    Popular Articles
    How To Find A Bad Movie

    The Champions of Justice

    Plan 9 from Outer Space

    Manos, The Hands of Fate

    Podcast: Todd the Convenience Store Clerk

    Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill!

    Dragonball: The Magic Begins

    Cool As Ice

    The Educational Archives: Driver's Ed

    Godzilla vs. Monster Zero

    Do you have a zombie plan?

    ImageThe Giant Claw - Slime drop

    Earth is visited by a GIANT ANTIMATTER SPACE BUZZARD! Gawk at the amazingly bad bird puppet, or chuckle over the silly dialog. This is one of the greatest b-movies ever made.

    Lesson Learned:
    • Osmosis: os·mo·sis (oz-mo'sis, os-) n., 1. When a bird eats something.

    Subscribe to and get updates by email:

    HOME B-Movie Reviews Reader Reviews Forum Interviews TV Shows Advertising Information Sideshows Links Contact is owned and operated by Andrew Borntreger. All original content is © 1998 - 2014 by its respective author(s). Image, video, and audio files are used in accordance with the Fair Use Law, and are property of the film copyright holders. You may freely link to any page (.html or .php) on this website, but reproduction in any other form must be authorized by the copyright holder.