I just want to tell you both, good luck, we’re all counting on you.

The one line I’ll always associate with the late, great Leslie Nielsen. It’s a testament to the eternal appeal of his delivery that I found a film a decade older than me more side-splittingly funny than almost anything I’d seen before. It was humour that just worked, verbal and visual slapstick that appealed to everyone.

He was brilliant, and may never be replaced.

If you haven’t already, watch it. If you have, you’ll appreciate why I find it so brilliant. In the middle of the climactic action packed finale, this:-

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KSQyW_l8OgE

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A small-time traveller in a big-time world

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