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R.I.P.: Brooks was here

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by Starman, Feb 6, 2009.

  1. Starman

    Starman Well-Known Member


    "I don't like it here..."
  2. DanOregon

    DanOregon Well-Known Member

    That guy....legendary character actor. Damn fine gardener too.


    Played Coach Reeves' dad on White Shadow, Bull Halsey in Tora, Tora, Tora, also appeared in Battle Cry and The Asphalt Jungle.
  3. buckweaver

    buckweaver Active Member

    Holy crap. Had no idea he was still alive and had no idea how much of his work I had seen.

    Haven't seen this, though. Need to:

  4. Sxysprtswrtr

    Sxysprtswrtr Active Member

    Awwww. How sad. RIP.
  5. He was great in the sci-fi classic Them! about giant ants in Los Angeles. That's the first role I can remember him playing.
  6. Ben_Hecht

    Ben_Hecht Active Member

    "Black Like Me"
  7. Bubbler

    Bubbler Active Member

    An underrated flick.

    RIP Mr. Whitmore.
  8. Rough Mix

    Rough Mix Guest

    Makes three from Battleground since December.

  9. slappy4428

    slappy4428 Active Member

    Considering the movie was made 60 years ago, surprised there isn't more... if there are any left
  10. Rough Mix

    Rough Mix Guest

    This time, why don't we play the clip..end of the movie, be warned.

  11. Tom Petty

    Tom Petty Guest

    almost makes you believe that war is awesome.
  12. Rough Mix

    Rough Mix Guest

    I knew it was coming.

    Petty, watch the movie. Might not be what you think
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