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#1 of 33 OFFLINE   Brian Kissinger

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Posted March 30 2002 - 09:47 AM

to give any one actor or actress more and better roles. Who do you choose?

You also have the power to wipe one actor or actress off the movie-making planet forever. They would never make another movie again. Who do you choose?
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#2 of 33 OFFLINE   Scott Weinberg

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Posted March 30 2002 - 10:42 AM

Steve Martin desrves more good roles.

Matthew Lillard deserves to be offering me a Super Size at my local BK.

#3 of 33 OFFLINE   george kaplan

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Posted March 30 2002 - 11:27 AM

Wow Scott, I came in here ready to select Steve Martin, and you beat me to it. That's OK, I still pick Steve Martin.

And no more movies for Leonardo DiCaprio. Yes, I know he's done some good stuff, but I still can't get over that travesty that is Titanic.
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#4 of 33 OFFLINE   Dheiner

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Posted March 30 2002 - 12:22 PM

More good roles for Forest Whitaker

Never again seen on film: Alicia Silverstone
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#5 of 33 OFFLINE   Richard Travale

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Posted March 30 2002 - 12:23 PM

I think Stanley Tucci should get more roles. This guy is so under-rated.

I choose to take away everything that Melanie Griffith has done.

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#6 of 33 OFFLINE   SteveGon

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Posted March 30 2002 - 01:36 PM

Hey buddy, neat idea!

Emmanuelle Beart could use a good role.......in the hay with me, that is! Posted Image

Sean Astin, that little punk from Rudy, has always grated on my nerves for some reason. Take away his SAG card, I say!

#7 of 33 OFFLINE   Jefe Noche

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Posted March 30 2002 - 02:02 PM

Kevin Bacon, Elizabeth Shue, and Winona Ryder could utilize better roles.

Antonio Banderas, Ben Affleck and ,of course, "Canoo" Reeves
could all stop making movies and the world would be a better place.
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#8 of 33 OFFLINE   MartinTeller

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Posted March 30 2002 - 02:40 PM

Never see again: Robin Williams

#9 of 33 OFFLINE   Patrick McCart

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Posted March 30 2002 - 03:17 PM

First, I'd make sure Richard Gere never makes another movie again.

I don't know why, but I detest his presence in any movie.

Bill Murray deserves the best roles out there. He's one of the best actors out there and makes any movie great with his presence. Even Space Jam is made a little better.

#10 of 33 OFFLINE   Scott Weinberg

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Posted March 31 2002 - 08:33 AM

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Wow Scott, I came in here ready to select Steve Martin, and you beat me to it. That's OK, I still pick Steve Martin.

Well, you know what they say about brilliant minds...

They generally enjoy Steve Martin.
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#11 of 33 OFFLINE   Heinz W

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Posted March 31 2002 - 12:21 PM

I could do without another Julia Roberts movie; something about her just rubs my fur the wrong way.

I'd like to see Ian Holm get some meatier roles than as his usual supporting roles. He's been good in everything I've seen him in from Alien to Fellowship of the Ring.

#12 of 33 OFFLINE   Joe D

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Posted March 31 2002 - 01:26 PM

Tom Sizemore could be in more and better movies.

I would also not allow Julia Roberts to makes movies again.

#13 of 33 OFFLINE   JessV

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Posted March 31 2002 - 03:36 PM

Better roles:
Female: Kyra Sedgewick, Parker Posey, or Bonnie Hunt.
Male: Don Cheadle
Never see again:
Female: Jeanne Tripplehorn.
Male: Joe Pesci

#14 of 33 OFFLINE   Bob McLaughlin

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Posted April 01 2002 - 03:21 AM

More good roles: Steve Buscemi

Wiped off the earth: Ben Stiller
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#15 of 33 OFFLINE   Jay E

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Posted April 01 2002 - 03:49 AM

Robert DeNiro - Give him a professional script reader, although I think it's his own choice to sell out.

Nicholas Cage - Same as DeNiro.

#16 of 33 OFFLINE   Jeff_A

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Posted April 01 2002 - 03:54 AM

Never see again: Patrick Swayze

#17 of 33 OFFLINE   Brook K

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Posted April 01 2002 - 04:35 AM

More: Delroy Lindo

No: Josh Hartnett, the actor so bad he wasn't even believable in a Halloween sequel.
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#18 of 33 OFFLINE   Jay E

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Posted April 01 2002 - 04:38 AM

I forgot the wipe off the face of the earth option...easy one for me...Adam Sandler.

#19 of 33 OFFLINE   Alex Spindler

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Posted April 01 2002 - 07:37 AM

This is a great poll

Some of my immediate favorites have been mentioned (Steve Martin and Bill Murray), and some of my favorite smaller actors like Leelee Sobieski (who seriously needs to rescure herself from the drek she's in now) and Natalie Portman have all found homes in the Hollywood arena. I'll have to think some more on this one.

As for removed from the acting arena, I can think of a few deserving subjects, but Freddie Prinze Jr has as much business on screen as I do (which equates to damn near none).

#20 of 33 OFFLINE   Michael Caicedo

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Posted April 02 2002 - 02:17 AM

Never see again... Ryan Phillipe Sorry Rain. Posted Image

More leading roles for John Turturro.
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