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RIP Bill Paxton


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#1 TrekMD

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Posted 26 February 2017 - 02:14 PM

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I just learned that Bill Paxton died due to complications from a surgery.  Very sad news.  May he rest in peace.  You can read more here:  Bill Paxton, ‘Titanic’ and ‘Big Love’ Star, Dead at 61


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#2 Lost Dragon

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Posted 26 February 2017 - 02:50 PM

A friend just texted to tell me of Bill's sad, sad passing.

 

Absolutely floored me.So unexpected and we've lost another screen legend :(

 

Aliens, Predator II, Frailty, Near dark, Twister, Wierd Science, A Simple Plan, Apollo 13, Edge Of Tommorrow, Training Day, you name.

 

 

RIP Great Man.



#3 MaximumRD

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Posted 26 February 2017 - 03:25 PM

What? OH NO! THAT SUCKS! He was such a fun actor and so many great roles. RIP BILL!  :(


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#4 RickR

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Posted 26 February 2017 - 04:32 PM

Terrible news  He was a young guy too.  Very sad. 


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#5 Lost Dragon

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Posted 26 February 2017 - 05:56 PM

In his film roles, killed by THE BEST....

 

 

Xenomorph (Aliens)

 

Terminator (1st Terminator film)

 

Predator (Predator II)

 

Few can match that i guess...



#6 fergojisan

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Posted 26 February 2017 - 09:30 PM

I always enjoyed his work. He just did a great interview on the WTF podcast maybe two weeks ago.

 

Rest in Peace Bill Paxton. :(



#7 Atari Adventure Square

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Posted 27 February 2017 - 12:19 AM

Terrible news. He had so much passion in him.

 

Watch Frailty if you haven't already, his directorial debut.

 

And thanks for the podcast info, Fergo, I'll check it out.

 

Also - Near Dark is another fine performance which elevates an already great movie.

Bill Paxton did that in every movie he was in.


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