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SunDeck
12-15-2013, 03:15 PM
I will not be a common man. I will stir the smooth sands of monotony. I do not crave security. I wish to hazard my soul to opportunity.

His obit (http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/16/movies/peter-otoole-lawrence-of-arabia-is-dead-at-81.html)

kaldaniels
12-15-2013, 03:20 PM
It's not enough simply to be the king. You must look and act like one.

westofyou
12-15-2013, 03:37 PM
Goodbye, Mr. Chips

Ohayou
12-15-2013, 04:31 PM
No prisoners. RIP to one of the all-time greats.

Yachtzee
12-15-2013, 07:51 PM
Loved him in "My Favorite Year."

SunDeck
12-15-2013, 08:38 PM
Loved him in "My Favorite Year."

Same here:

"I'm not an actor I'm a MOVIE STAR!"

Raisor
12-15-2013, 08:48 PM
Do a YouTube search for his apperance on Letterman.

vaticanplum
12-15-2013, 09:36 PM
Do a YouTube search for his apperance on Letterman.

My favorite interview of all time. I still watch it a couple times a year and it never fails to delight.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vMUQZ7VTqh0

"It distresses us to return work which is not perfect."

SunDeck
12-15-2013, 10:16 PM
What I wouldn't pay to spend one night drinking with O'Toole and Burton, or Finch, or Harris.

marcshoe
12-15-2013, 10:25 PM
One of my absolute favorites. His two turns as Henry II (Becket, The Lion in Winter) were fantastic.

Raisor
12-18-2013, 08:46 PM
His performance in King Ralph was sublime.

malcontent
12-18-2013, 10:44 PM
Thought he was great in The Ruling Class.

Lady Claire Gurney: How do you know you're God?

Jack Arnold Alexander Tancred Gurney, 14th Earl of Gurney: Simple. When I pray to Him, I find I am talking to myself.

_Sir_Charles_
12-22-2013, 03:06 PM
I loved him in a lot of films...but none more than Lawrence of Arabia. Definitely in my top 5 of all time movies.

And VP, thanks for posting the link to that Letterman interview. Simply priceless.