RIP Snape/Hans Gruber

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  1. gwartney

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    http://www.theatlantic.com/entertainment/archive/2016/01/remembering-alan-rickman/424098/

    Actor Alan Rickman, who captivated audiences in his role as Severus Snape in the Harry Potter films and as the Teutonic villain Hans Gruber in Die Hard, has died. He was 69, and the cause was cancer, his family told The Guardian and The Associated Press, and the BBC.
    His publicist confirmed Rickman’s death to NBC News.
    “The actor and director Alan Rickman has died from cancer at the age of 69,” said a family statement, cited by the BBC. “He was surrounded by family and friends.”

    :sad:
     
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    gwartney Is there gas in the car? Gold

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    Well this sucks :nocheer:
     
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    He didn't look well in "Die Hard"
     
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    Snape killed Dumbledore
     
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    Why did he do this? I forget
     
  8. Mike

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    I think Dumbledore told him too.

    He was loyal to Dumbledore and Dumbledore touched some cursed rock looking for horcruxes and was going to die anyways so he told snape to kill him to appear loyal to Voldermort
     
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  10. gwartney

    gwartney Is there gas in the car? Gold

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    Snape was a good guy and protected Harry while acting like he hated him.
     
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    I never saw any of those movies :coffee:
     
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    You never saw Die Hard?? :eek:
     
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    He was a fav character actor ever since Die Hard
     
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    No, but then again, I've not seen a lot of movies that everybody else has.
     
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    Movie still holds up... recommended
     
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    #46 villian of all time as Gruber? shouldve been higher
     
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    [​IMG]

    he was great in Galaxy Quest too.
     
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    Maybe after I get through the 75 or so DVD's I already have to watch.
     
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    Dumbledore always gets his revenge.
     
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    Great character and movie.