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Old 07-16-2017, 09:09 PM
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Default R.I.P. Martin Landau

Martin Landau has also passed away at age 89. His turn in Ed Wood was wonderful.
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Old 07-16-2017, 09:54 PM
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I was introduced to Martin Landau via, of all things, a three episode arc in Entourage. He classed up the joint with seemingly no effort, embodying a character of great decency and sympathy, but also disarmingly great comic timing. Needless to say, even without any context for the man's greater body of work, I knew I was watching someone special. He was so out of place on that show but I would never trade it.

Rest in peace. It turns out that, yes, your work was something I might be interested in.
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Old 07-17-2017, 07:05 AM
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I just rewatched Ed Wood earlier this year. Dude beat out Sam Jackson in Pulp Fiction for the supporting actor Oscar that year, and y'know, I can't really argue.

He'd been acting for ages. He's one of the henchmen in North by Northwest!
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Old 07-19-2017, 06:38 PM
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He's awesome in Crimes and Misdemeanors and Tucker as well (and other stuff as well as well).
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