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11 August 2014 @ 09:06 pm
Good-bye for now . . .  
R I P ROBIN WILLIAMS

Funny man extraordinaire

One of his most memorable roles - The Birdcage


youtube clip = ROBIN WILLIAMS DANCE-DIRECTS THE BIRDCAGE



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guiomar_992: proteccióguiomar_992 on August 12th, 2014 10:11 am (UTC)
I heard that Robin Williams had died while reading your journal.
I'm shocked the news.
I think it was a great actor, probably overkill but with extraordinary sensitivity.
I discovered it many years ago in the film on Garp and since then has accompanied me many hours in the cinema
I feel much that he has died

Robin Williams

Hugs

PD.- Sorry for my english. Google translate.
techgirl_on_ij: Brian profile B/Wtechgirl_on_ij on August 12th, 2014 04:08 pm (UTC)
Oh, The World According to Garp is a wonderful movie. I need to rewatch it tonight.
guiomar_992: proteccióguiomar_992 on August 12th, 2014 05:11 pm (UTC)
Yes, it is a wonderful movie and is a great novel by John Irving.


later2nite: deb at vic's funerallater2nite on August 12th, 2014 05:29 pm (UTC)
I read the novel by John Irving from cover to cover on a 4 hour flight from Chicago to Las Vegas right after it was first published. I was so engrossed I couldn't put it down. It felt as if the flight had only taken 10 minutes when the plane was landing. I loved the movie, too, when it came out.

I still can't believe Robin Williams is gone.
guiomar_992: proteccióguiomar_992 on August 12th, 2014 09:09 pm (UTC)
Generally, I do not like the movie adaptations of novels. But in this case, I think the movie is as good as the book.
Robin "was" Garp.

We will have him in our memory.
techgirl_on_ijtechgirl_on_ij on August 12th, 2014 06:06 pm (UTC)
For some reason I've never read the book. I should try and find a copy of it.
guiomar_992: proteccióguiomar_992 on August 12th, 2014 09:10 pm (UTC)
I do not know your preferences in books, but I highly recommend you read it.
John Irving is special, Robin Williams too.