There is no duty we so much underrate as... being happy. -Robert Louis Stevenson
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Trying to not look long at her, as if she were the sun, yet seeing her, like the sun, without even looking.
Re: The RIP Celebrities Thread
RIP Robert Osborne...
Seeing him on Turner Classic Movies was like seeing a good friend with innumerable stories and anecdotes to share.
Steven Spielberg puts it well:
"My condolences to the family and friends of Robert Osborne who championed the Golden Age of movies to an entire generation who never grew up in the wonderful world of black and white," director Steven Spielberg said in a statement. "He got us excited and reawakened to the greatest stories ever told with the most charismatic stars in the world. I will miss all the backstage stories he told us before and after the films. He sure opened my eyes to all that has come before and put TCM solidly on the map while ensuring his own legacy as the man who brought us back to the movies."
"All the world will be your enemy, Prince with a Thousand Enemies.
And whenever they catch you, they will kill you.
But first, they must catch you... digger, listener, runner.
Prince with the swift warren.
Be cunning and full of tricks... and your people will never be destroyed."