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Maury Chaykin died

Discussion in 'Movies' started by Greg_S_H, Jul 27, 2010.

  1. Greg_S_H

    Greg_S_H Well-Known Member

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    You may not know the name, but you know the face. He was the crazy officer who wet himself at the beginning of Dances With Wolves. I knew him best from Wargames. "Mr. Potato Head. Mr. Potato Head! Backdoors are *not* secrets!"


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  2. Henry Gale

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    He had so many memorable film roles. A personal favorite was in My Cousin Vinnie. He's the first witness Vinnie destroys -- the one who says he must be "a fast cook", leading Vinnie to ask:



    His wordless reactions alone during both the direct and cross-examination were the stuff of great acting.
     
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    Mr. Chaykin was a character actor extraordinaire. Sad news indeed.
     
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    RIP Mr. Chaykin. You will be missed.
     
  6. Steve Christou

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    RIP Maury Chaykin.


     
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    R.I.P. Maury

     

    I loved this guy as Harvey Weingard on Entourage. Great character from a great character actor. You'll be missed.
     

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