Directed by Bobby Farrelly, Peter Farrelly. As “Kingpin” opens in 1969 in Ocelot, Iowa, a promising young man is told, “You can apply everything about bowling to your daily life.” Only 10 years later, that young man is the winner of the $1,000 Odor-Eaters Bowling Championship. And naturally, Woody Harrelson was the perfect actor to play Roy Munson. Ishmael. Kingpin - Official Trailer This gross-out comedy about bowling is brought to you by the producer/director team responsible for DUMB & DUMBER. The edition I bought was edited for a 12 rating, and as a result the hilarious landlady scene lost some of its sparkle, which is quite ironic given that the accompanying "making of" feature includes some of those missing seconds. Posted by IFC on April 13th. For all that, Kingpin is an absolute gem featuring an inspired cast, witty dialogue and side-splitting slapstick. Some corn stalks were broken and I tried to fix them. Lin Shaye Celebrity Profile - Check out the latest Lin Shaye photo gallery, biography, pics, pictures, interviews, news, forums and blogs at Rotten Tomatoes! A star bowler whose career was prematurely "cut off" hopes to … Prudence Wright Holmes was born in Boston, Massachusetts, USA. At 74, character actress Lin Shaye is finally, and deservedly, taking the lead in the newest installment of the hit horror series “Insidious,” which began in 2010. 15 Things You Never Knew About Kingpin… Unless You’re Super Into the Movie. Added: September 16, 2007 The world can really kick your ass. Kingpin would make this list even if Roy Munson was the only thing it had going for it.
Be sure to buff your balls… bowling balls, that is, and get ready for some little-known facts about the Farrelly brothers’ 1996 comedy, Kingpin. Mary Gordon (born Mary Gilmour; 16 May 1882 – 23 August 1963) was a Scottish actress, long in the United States, who mainly played housekeepers and mothers, most notably the landlady Mrs. Hudson in the Sherlock Holmes series of movies of the 1940s starring Basil Rathbone and Nigel Bruce.Her body of work included nearly 300 films between 1925 and 1950. Kingpin was the movie that gave us the definition "Munsoned = to be up shit creek without a paddle; to have the world in the palm of your hand and then piss it all away." I only have a VAGUE recollection of when it wasn't kickin' mine. 1. Then he meets Ernie McCracken (Bill Murray). Photos. For many of you, that may be the bad news. With Woody Harrelson, Randy Quaid, Bill Murray, Vanessa Angel. Permalink: Some corn stalks were broken and I tried to fix them.
See all photos. WOODY HARRELSON WAS … His name is Roy Munson (Woody Harrelson), and his future lies ahead of him, as indeed everyone's does.