8 actors who walked away from the business
New York Daily News
Gene Hackman. It's a shame Gene Hackman has retired, because the man is more relevant than ever. With Wes Anderson's films maintaining their appeal long after their release, Hackman's role in "The Royal Tenenbaums" has endured him. However ...
Tinseltown Talks: Michael Harney's brush with the classics
Sunbury Daily Item
As a teacher, he recommended young actors also watch modern film legends such as Robert De Niro, Al Pacino, James Caan, Robert Duvall and Gene Hackman. “I studied those guys relentlessly.” Harney's late father also had an interest in classic film actors.
Where to start with Mel Brooks' high-quality low comedy
A.V. Club DC
But Brooks develops the complicated relationship the reanimator has toward his ancestry, and gives nuance to bit parts like the lonely hermit (played, in an inspired cameo, by Gene Hackman) who attempts to care for the monster. Improbably, the story ...
Morning 5: Movies about space rescues
Waterbury Republican American
3) In “Gravity,” Sandra Bullock gets some help from George Clooney then she's on her own. 4) Leslie Nielson commands a space ship looking for a lost expedition in the 1956 classic “Forbidden Planet.” 5) Gregory Peck and Gene Hackman star in “Marooned” ...