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Dennis Farina R.I.P.

Discussion in 'Movies' started by Ronald Epstein, Jul 23, 2013.

  1. Ronald Epstein

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    Shocked to hear that Dennis Farina passed away last night due to a blood clot in his lung. He was 69.

    Loved watching Mr. Farina in films like SNATCH and GET SHORTY.

    Very sad news!
     
  2. Johnny Angell

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    He also had one season on Law and Order, in which I thought he was terrific. Never knew why it was just one season. He could play both sides of the law and could be quite funny.
     
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    Wow. Sorry to see this. He was one of the more memorable characters in SNATCH.

    Customs agent: Anything to declare?
    Cousin Avi: Yeah. Don't go to England!

    I always crack up when he says that line..

    RIP
     
  4. Rodney

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    He actually had two seasons, but yeah, he was terrific as Detective Fontana.

    "It's okay, we're authorized."
     

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