You may know him from Animal House, you may know him from "The Sopranos," but to me he will always be MacIntyre, from my favorite movie of all time. Happy birthday, MacIntyre.
Here are some thoughts on Bill Forsyth's Local Hero, which just happens to be my favorite film of all time. If you've never seen it, I would encourage you to send this link to yourself and save it for when you've finally watched the movie, which you should ABSOLUTELY DO AS SOON AS IT IS POSSIBLE FOR YOU. If you have seen it, you're cleared to click: the post does a really good job of explaining why the movie is so magical.