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00pm) A slow-witted man has a series of bizarre adventures, including becoming an American football star, Vietnam veteran, table tennis champion and millionaire businessman - but the love of his life from childhood continues to elude him.
The bottom line is this," he carefully enunciated for the slow-witted.
The Office turning out to be such a global smash, however, meant that its co-creator Ricky Gervais could pretty much write his own cheques when it came to getting future projects off the ground - like the resurrection of his slow-witted but kind-hearted Derek character from gigs.
A jarring hotchpotch of syrupy sentiment, fortune cookie philosophy ("Kindness is magic") and crude slapstick, Derek's only plus point was the realisation Gervais hadn't created his slow-witted character to poke fun at the mentally impaired after all.
Lloyd-Pack, whose other memorable portrayals included another slow-witted role as farmer Owen Newitt in The Vicar Of Dibley, died at his home in London.
That's the big question that's answered in brutal fashion by Hugh Jackman, who plays a dad who is utterly convinced that a slow-witted local, Paul Dano, has grabbed his daughter and her best pal.
A fitting sentiment for the not-so-shiny celluloid career of Watson is whey Stephen Fry who plays Mycroft Holmes turns to his brother and points out that Watson is not nearly "as slow-witted as you've led me to believe", after meeting and being impressed by Law's Watson.
hard EIGHT C4 1aM Gambler Philip Baker Hall takes pity on slow-witted loser John C Reilly and offers to show him the ropes in Reno.
As a child of the Forties/Fifties, educated by subversive Enid Blyton references to the paedophile tendencies of Big Ears towards his young protege Noddy going unnoticed by Toytown's slow-witted policeman, I grew up calling the local constables 'plods' under my breath.
Speaking before the ceremony, actor Blake Harrison, who plays hapless, slow-witted Neil Sutherland in the film, said he did not expect to take the prize.
One of the confessed killers, Kenan, a taciturn man with a thin face and beard that make him look like a Byzantine Christ, has promised to show the investigators where he and his slow-witted brother, Ramazan, have buried the corpse.
MOVING on, and Colin Ibbertson - Moriarty to my slow-witted Watson - was in touch to say: "Hi Mick.