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The Ugly has passed away
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Jun 25, 2014, 08:50 AM

I don't know why, but I was rooting for the guy to hit 100. Anytime I saw him in an interview or film, he was still sharp as a tack despite his age. Also, to add to the absurdity (to me) I believe his wife was also still alive. Crazy longevity.
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Jun 25, 2014, 11:48 AM
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly; could anyone else have played Tuco so well?
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Jun 25, 2014, 12:35 PM
98? Wow, good stretch, there. What a great character actor he was.
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Jun 26, 2014, 11:49 AM
Leon B. Little was a fun character too! (Tough Guys)

Kirk Douglas girlfriend: HA! I know karate!
Leon B.Little: I know Winchester(whipping out the shotgun from under his trenchcoat).
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Jun 27, 2014, 07:10 AM
He was, as the Academy put it a few years ago, "the quintessential chameleon." He was his characters on screen.

I find it interesting that, long before my experience with out of state students at UT Austin, he attended there because out of state tuition was so much lower than in-state tuition in New York...

He will be missed.

Glenn -----OTR/L, MOT, Tx
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