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    RIP Pete Postlethwaite

    Danny's speech from Brassed Off:


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    R.I.P Kobayashi

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    I remember him in Alien 3 I think it was.

    R.I.P.

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    Yep Spielberg was right - certainly a great favourite with me. Will defo be missed.

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    He always sticks in my mind as one of those actors who made a movie. He was unique and one of the best out there. Such a shame. RIP

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    Mmm.. in a bit of a virtual-RL collision I watched Inception on Sunday and on spotting him went "Oh.. it's Pete thingy.. this [film] will probably be OK then". This is sad.. not usually sentimental about people I don't know, but he definitely was a "distinguished character actor" who made it very easy to suspend disbelief.

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    He was one of those actors who seemed to pop up in every film and would always deliver a great performance.

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    Very sad news, to me he was an actor with so much depth to play any character incredibly well. I remember him best for playing a character in Sharpe.

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    Funny, I only watched Jurassic Park 3 yesterday

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