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Re: Your favourite movie character?
« Reply #15 on: July 27, 2005, 11:28:18 am »
Viggo all the way, I like him in Hildago too. Orlando is just too young looking as is Leonardo DiCaprio.

My wife totaly agrees, Viggo all the way.  Did not like him in Hildago as much, she likes the beard and long hair.  Also, great with Corben Dallas, I love that movie.  Chris Tukker as Ruby Rode was great to.  "I don't want one position, I want all position!"  Lelu was frinking hot too.

Other actors I like
Iam Mckelllen (Gandalf, LOTR)  "So do all who come to live in such times.  All we can do is to decided what to do with the time that is given us."
David Spade (Kuzco, Emperor's New Groove)  "Winna, Lossa!"
Eartha Kitt (Ysma, Emperor's New Groove) "IT'S DINNER TIME!"
Jodie Foster (Ellie Arroway, Contact)  Can't think of a single line, but she was really good.
Tom Hanks (Every single movie he is in) 

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Re: Your favourite movie character?
« Reply #16 on: July 27, 2005, 01:30:34 pm »
Forest Gump- Tom Hanks
Vincent Vega- John Travolta
Pai Mei- Gordon Liu
Gandalf- Ian McKellen
and plenty others I can't recall
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Re: Your favourite movie character?
« Reply #17 on: July 29, 2005, 03:01:57 am »
Scarlett Johannson/Bill Murray  -  Lost in Translation

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Re: Your favourite movie character?
« Reply #18 on: July 29, 2005, 04:57:07 am »
Scarlett Johannson/Bill Murray  -  Lost in Translation

Never seen it - is that film actually any good?

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Re: Your favourite movie character?
« Reply #19 on: July 29, 2005, 06:47:52 am »
In my opinion, no could hardly stay focused enough to finish watching it, but that's my opinion.

The giant penguin - Billy Madison, who played the penguin?

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Re: Your favourite movie character?
« Reply #20 on: July 29, 2005, 10:11:01 am »
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Never seen it - is that film actually any good?

I really enjoyed it but it's a slow movie and not much happens.  Scarlett Johotness and Bill Murray do some exquisite acting, though.  Not for everyone but I like it a lot. -leeman

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Re: Your favourite movie character?
« Reply #21 on: July 29, 2005, 08:23:19 pm »
Given my avatar, I suppose Captain Jack Sparrow counts as anti-climactic... :)

Some others (I'm not gonna go with characters from books that became movies, so Gandalf is out even though Ian MacKellan knocked that role out of the park and should've got the Oscar over Jim Broadbent for Fellowship of the Ring)

* Darth Vader
* I just always dug Apollo Creed from the first two Rocky movies. After that, the franchise got a bit silly.
* Pick any of the major players in "Unforgiven" -- William Munny (Clint Eastwood), Little Bill (Gene Hackman), English Bob (Richard Harris) -- they were all great
* OK, I'll cheat a little and go with a historical figure -- Val Kilmer's Doc Holliday in "Tombstone" cracks me up. Played with a similar combination of badass and just a little crazy as Captain Jack
* I always appreciated Alan Rickman in the original "Die Hard" as one of the few movie villans who wasn't a complete moron.

Probably think of 10 more after I hit "Post", but that'll do for now.

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Re: Your favourite movie character?
« Reply #22 on: July 29, 2005, 11:04:55 pm »
Scarlett Johannson/Bill Murray  -  Lost in Translation

Never seen it - is that film actually any good?

Yea. And Scarlett Johanson is beautiful. ANYWAYS.

There's also uhm, EVERYONE IN MONTY PYTHON AND THE HOLY GRAIL.

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Re: Your favourite movie character?
« Reply #23 on: July 30, 2005, 05:34:38 am »
* OK, I'll cheat a little and go with a historical figure -- Val Kilmer's Doc Holliday in "Tombstone" cracks me up. Played with a similar combination of badass and just a little crazy as Captain Jack
* I always appreciated Alan Rickman in the original "Die Hard" as one of the few movie villans who wasn't a complete moron.

Probably think of 10 more after I hit "Post", but that'll do for now.

Hah, yeah Doc Holiday is great - "I'll be your huckelberry."  I like Powers Boothe in it too as Wild Bill or whatever his name is.

Alan Rickman is one of my favourite actors i love him in whatever he's in.

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Re: Your favourite movie character?
« Reply #24 on: July 30, 2005, 07:15:39 am »
Willie - Billy Bob Thornton "Bad Santa"

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he is so funny and so terrible (good at being bad) in it that he jut makes the idea of a drunk/ criminal/ santa.

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Re: Your favourite movie character?
« Reply #25 on: July 31, 2005, 10:35:43 pm »
Mr Kerrigan - The Caste (Best Aussie movie ever) "Tell em his dreamin."

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Re: Your favourite movie character?
« Reply #26 on: August 20, 2005, 04:44:16 pm »
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The Bride - aka Beatrix
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Re: Your favourite movie character?
« Reply #27 on: August 21, 2005, 03:17:44 am »
Baron Harkonnen - Tell me what's cooler than an evil, flying, obese homosexual with a skin infection?
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They call me a poet who'll never have a poem
a tiger with no taste for bone
I'm the wonderful wonderful wizard who's waltzing alone

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Re: Your favourite movie character?
« Reply #28 on: August 21, 2005, 05:14:18 am »
Alan Rickman as Hans Gruber in Die Hard. He's masterful. He would have gotten away with it to, if the movie was written today and not when it was (80's i think). Damn "good guys must always win law".

Also Gene Wilder's Willy Wonka and John Malchovich's Cirius Grissam in Con Air for: "Nothing makes me sadder than the agent who lost his bladder in the aiiiirplane!"

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Re: Your favourite movie character?
« Reply #29 on: August 21, 2005, 07:35:32 am »
Sergeant Hartman. There were some great lines in Full Metal Jacket that I'm sure Steve would frown upon if I repeated.

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