Wednesday, January 8th, 2014
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Ron Moody Is 90


I have heard an argument made that Ron Moody's portrayal of Fagin in Oliver! takes a character who is an anti-Semitic stereotype to begin with and blows the big-nosed doors off, but I have to say that I cannot keep from loving this money-grubbing Jewy jig and the performance behind it. He was also amazing in Mel Brooks' third-greatest film. Anyway, the man is 90 today, and good for him.

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Mr. B (#10,093)

You just HAD to link to that listicle, didn't you. Now I'll be frazzled and muttering under my breath all afternoon — Men in Tights ahead of Spaceballs, WTF, etc.

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