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...political leader Deng Xiaoping, 1904-1997, 5 feet Spiritual leader Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, born 1911, 5 feet Actress Pia Zadora, born 1954, 5 feetSource: All things short In song Sort Music for Short People, Fat Wreck...
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TV documentary explores value of Golden Globes

...awards and what drives them," Zalaznick said. While the Golden Globes fell into disrepute in the early 1980s for naming Pia Zadora newcomer of the year for her movie bomb "Butterfly," the awards have gained some respect in recent years for honoring...
'Titanic' captures 8 Golden Globe nominations

...repeated for the best picture Oscar. But the organization has also made some unusual selections, ranging from an award to Pia Zadora to, more recently, a best picture win for "Evita." Besides Brooks, best director nominations went to James Cameron...
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Some movies are so bad, they're entertaining

...kidnapped by Martians, forced to spread Christmas cheer on the red planet. The very observant might spy a very young Pia Zadora, who went on to make a slew of terrible films. THIS ISLAND EARTH (1955): When the world is in peril from outer space...
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Foxx, Eastwood earn Golden Globe honors

...acceptance speech included jibes at the foreign-press group's occasionally embarrassing history, such as presenting Pia Zadora with the best newcomer award for her movie flop "Butterfly" just two years after giving Williams the same honor for...
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Golden Globes are influential despite small voter base awards, the Globes present honors for TV achievement. The Globes fell on hard times in the early 1980s, when Pia Zadora won an award for her bomb "Butterfly" amid allegations that Globe voters had been entertained at a Las Vegas hotel...
'Elizabeth' takes Golden Globe

...allegations of corrupt voting and long suffered credibility problems, with the lowlight being the 1981 event that awarded Pia Zadora a statue for the bomb "Butterfly. The association worked to regain respectability, and after a 14-year absence from...
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