RIP Henry Gibson

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  1. smkspy

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    Another acting great has passed away, comedic actor Henry Gibson.

    'Laugh-In' actor Henry Gibson dies at 73 | EW.com

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    He played some great roles as a Judge in Boston Legal, the Head Nazi in Blues Brothers, Mr. Leaky in Bio-Dome, not to mention Laugh-in, and his numerous guest-appearances made on various tv-series over the years.

    He was the type of actor that you never knew his name, "Hey, it's that guy," but you always recognized him.

    RIP Henry
     
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    I'll admit, my first response was "Who...?" but the second I saw the photo I knew exactly who he was. I've seen him in a HELL of a lot of things over the years, and he was always brilliant in them.
    RIP Mr Gibson, and thank you.
     
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    NOOOOOOOOOOOO!!!!!!!!!!

    NOT THE CREEPY NEIGHBOR FROM THE BURBS!!!

    aw, damn it. im really sad on this one. im actually crying...

    WHAT!? a man can cry, cant he?

    Rest in blissful peace, good sir.
     
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    *falls down onto my knees* NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    i must watch blues brothers now, i absolutely loved him in that. why must all the awesome people die this year, it is insane
     
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    Aw man, the guy died right before my birthday. D:
     
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    DUDE! Gibson was awesome. Man that really sucks.

    RIP :( 
     
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    Exactly that with me. No idea who he was, but I recognized him from the picture.

    :rip  Henry Gibson.
     
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    Why can't 2009 just die already! It's taking too many good people away from us... plus Micheal Jackson! DIE 2009 DIE!

    :( 

    God bless you Mr. Gibson. You were great in Blues Brothers.:( 
     
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    I will always remember him as he fell in the station wagon over Chicago. :( 
     
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    Greatest (and strangest) car-falls-out-of-the-sky crash of all time...
     
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    Yup. All these snazzy action flicks with their new fangled technology STILL can't hold a candle to the Blue Brothers car chase.
     
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    I've never been able to count just how many cars and trucks were destroyed in that chase... ah. Dammit, now I gotta watch Blues Brothers. Such torture, I know...

    Thanks for the memories Mr. Gibson!
     
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    I really really really need to get off my ass and buy that movie.
     
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    Mr. Leaky FTW! I still enjoy that crappy movie very much. Also was very good as the creepy next door neighbor to Tom Hanks in "The 'Burbs". Also let us not forget as the tatle telling minister in "The Wedding Crashers"
     
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    "I hate Illinois Nazi's."

    RIP, you left a great body of work behind.
     
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    Aww that sucks, Wedding Crashers that's where I seen him last.
    RIP
     
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    As soon as I saw who he was I was all like NOOO the guy from the Burbs! He was also the priest, I believe, in Wedding Crashers. Great actor. Sad to see him go.
     
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    Vince Vaughn kissed him... not really a high point.
    he also was in a family movie called Luck of the Irish.
     
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    Aww damn. That sucks, not Mr. Leaky!

    R.I.P Henry Gibson.
     
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    So sad. :(  Found the Blues Brothers in the five dollar bin at WM the other day. Now I have to watch it.

    Rest in peace, sir.
     

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