Tailslate remembers R. Lee Ermey

When most people hear the name R. Lee Ermey, this is what they remember him for (warning, graphic language).     That is from Stanley Kubrick’s 1987 masterpiece Full Metal Jacket.  R. Lee Ermey was hired as a technical advisor … Read more

TailSlate remembers Bernie Casey

Bernie Casey, best known for roles in Revenge of the Nerds and Sean Connery’s final Bond film, Never Say Never Again; died in Los Angeles on September 19, 2017.  He was 78. That might be the movie moment he is … Read more

TailSlate remembers Jerry Lewis

“I’ve had great success being a total idiot” – Jerry Lewis “I don’t want to be remembered.  I want the nice words when I can hear them” – Jerry Lewis Sorry Jerry, but we cannot not remember you now that … Read more

Actor Martin Landau has died

Martin Landau, probably best known for his roles in the TV dramas “Mission Impossible” and “Space 1999” died on Saturday at UCLA Medical Center after a short hospitalization.  He was 89 years old. Born in Brooklyn he began his work … Read more