3 Biographical Movies |
9 Print Biographies |
9 Articles |
6' 0½" (1.84 m)
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[His "golden rule" for successful comedy:] A pretty girl is better than a plain one / A leg is better than an arm / A bedroom is better than a living room / An arrival is better that a departure / A birth is better than a death / A chase is better than a chat / A dog is better than a landscape / A kitten is better than a dog / A baby is better than a kitten / A kiss is better than a baby / A ...
He was working on his memoirs when he died suddenly, sick and alone, in a Manhattan hotel room. Ironically, to say the least, the working title of the book he left behind was "The Events Leading Up To My Death".
Witty, rapid-fire dialogue mixed with broad, screwball physical comedy