Yesterday was 25 years since John Candy died

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  1. Big_D

    Big_D Well-Known Member

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    One of my all time favorites.

    A cool tribute from Ryan Reynolds..

     
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  2. Tabascocat

    Tabascocat Dexternjack

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    That one really shook me :(
     
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  3. Big_D

    Big_D Well-Known Member

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    same here. Hard to believe it's been 25 years.
     
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  4. Corso

    Corso Offseason mode... sleepy time

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    A True Entertainer that wanted to do nothing more than entertain.
    His demons were his blessings.

    So many of us weigh the checks and balances of what we want to give to the World. Most want to just be "successful", or "rich".
    Some of us can't help what we do.

    John Candy...
    One of the greats.
     
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  5. SlammedZero

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    Count me into the John Candy fan club. He was/is one of my favorites. There was just something so genuine about him to me.
     
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  6. Corso

    Corso Offseason mode... sleepy time

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    Cocaine. Trust.
     
  7. Hardline

    Hardline Well-Known Member

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    I watched his fine work since his SCTV days.

     
  8. cowboyec

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    •Planes,Trains and Automobiles.
    •Uncle Buck.
    •The Great Outdoors.
    :bow::bow::bow::bow::bow::bow:
     
  9. DeathMonkey

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  10. Runwildboys

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    My personal favorite

     
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  11. Runwildboys

    Runwildboys Well-Known Member

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    This is on Cinemax right now!
     
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  12. GMO415

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    That guy was awesome .RIP Sir
     
  13. YosemiteSam

    YosemiteSam Unfriendly and Aloof!

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    Wow, it's been 25 years? I was thinking 15. Damn time is flying. That would suggest he died before I was even drinking age! (legal anyhow!)

    He sits in my book as one of the most iconic actors of all time. (not the top, but way up there)\

    One of my favorite comedies with him and the late great Richard Pryor. I love this (Brewster's Millions) movie!

     
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  14. ShortRound131

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    Man he was only 43 when he passed. That seemed so old back then to me.
     
  15. SlammedZero

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    :lmao:

    You had me actually LOLing at my desk. haha
     
  16. dallasdave

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    Funny guy -miss him a lot. :oops:
     
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  17. dallasdave

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    YOung Man

     
  18. CF74

    CF74 Vet Min Plus

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    Uncle Buck
     
  19. PJTHEDOORS

    PJTHEDOORS Well-Known Member

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    Underrated actor. Should have gotten more roles outside comedy. Showed his dramatic range in JFK.

     
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