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Best actors (of your generation)

Discussion in 'Entertainment, Culture, and Sports' started by Thracozaag, Nov 7, 2007.

  1. scarphe

    scarphe Distinguished Member

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    Gregory Peck or Humphrey Bogart.
    Honestly I cannot sya anything good about actors of my generation
     


  2. Britalian

    Britalian Distinguished Member

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    D.D. Lewis.
     


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    Gregory Peck or Humphrey Bogart.
    Honestly I cannot sya anything good about actors of my generation


    People who say things like that usually only see big blockbuster films.

    If you can't find one nice thing to say about the many talented actors there are today, then you probably don't know much about film at all.
     


  4. Britalian

    Britalian Distinguished Member

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    As over-exposed and -celebrated as he is, the movies I've seen Jude Law in ain't been bad: Talented Mr Ripley, Existenz, Breaking and Entering...
    How old is he he? Late 20s?
     


  5. Thracozaag

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    As over-exposed and -celebrated as he is, the movies I've seen Jude Law in ain't been bad: Talented Mr Ripley, Existenz, Breaking and Entering...
    How old is he he? Late 20s?


    He was terrific in Road to Perdition, as well.

    koji
     


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    Cate Blanchett
    Benicio Del Toro
    James Spader
    Ralph Finnes
    Clive Owen
    Sigourney Weaver
     


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    Rambo Stylish Dinosaur

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    He's a bit past my generation, but I'm surprised that nobody's mentioned Daniel Day Lewis. He's really the only reason Gangs of New York was watchable. If you get a chance, check him out in the new movie "There Will Be Blood". Phenomenal performance.
     


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    Post #62
     


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    How has nobody mentioned John Malkovich? The guy is amazing!!
    Also Djimon Honsou,Brad Pitt(yes really),Ewan McGregor and Guy Pearce.
     


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    Juliette Binoche
    Emanuelle Beart
     


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    People who say things like that usually only see big blockbuster films.

    If you can't find one nice thing to say about the many talented actors there are today, then you probably don't know much about film at all.


    Probably one of those "earlier is always better - later is worse" dullards....[​IMG]
     


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    i've always liked paul giamatti, philipp seymour hoffman & john c. reilly
     


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    imageWIS Stylish Dinosaur

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    Ricardo DarÃn.

    Jon.
     


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    Dude, you're like 16. How is Jack Lemmon of your generation?


    Funny.
     


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    Absolutely. Unfortunately, he's been so typecast in English language movies that his talent may not be apparent to all

    Eastern promises (a pretty bad film overall) is especially guilty of this.

    Sarah Polley is very good, I also like Romain Duris a lot, but mainly because of "the beat that my heart skipped". Another good french actor is Mathieu Almaric. Maggie Cheung has grown quite a lot in recent years.
     


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