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Hellbilly 09-14-2013 11:19 AM

I've Got Wheels

What is your favorite wheelchair-bound performance?

Copyboy 09-14-2013 01:22 PM

I screwed up and voted for Joan Crawford while thinking of Bette Davis' zany antics in the film. Joan really didn't have to do much other than pretend to be kind. Although, I suppose that in itself was a hell of a performance.

DVD-fanatic-9 09-14-2013 01:35 PM

Jason Beghe.

If you have any appreciation for the beauty of the male form, this film and Beghe's performance are to horror what Phoebe Cates in Fast Times at Ridgemont High was to teen films. If you get my drift. Depending on when you grew up.

Katatonia 09-14-2013 01:58 PM

Other, for the ghost-bound wheelchair in The Changeling (1980)

ZoSo 09-14-2013 06:52 PM

Ray Milland, but in FROGS

DVD-fanatic-9 09-14-2013 08:03 PM


Originally Posted by ZoSo (Post 748906)
Ray Milland, but in FROGS

Good one.

Kim Bruun 09-14-2013 09:04 PM

Tom McBride - partly because he was so beautiful, and partly because the image of that wheelchair rolling down the stairs in the rain is not easily forgotten.

Franco 09-15-2013 12:08 AM

Silver Bullet!

Erick H. 09-15-2013 06:58 AM

SCREAM OF FEAR,the late Susan Strassberg's performance stuck with me as a kid.I'd also give a shoutout to a TV episode,KILLER with Jenny Seagrove from THE HITCHHIKER,one of my favorites.

dave13 09-15-2013 08:01 AM

Jimmy Stewart in Rear Window - one of my favorite films.

Mutilated Prey 09-15-2013 11:11 PM

Tom McBride - one of the best F13 deaths!

Christy 10-28-2013 07:39 PM

Silver Bullet fantastic fun popcorn flick get's my vote.

Workshed 10-28-2013 08:53 PM

Paul A. Partain / The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974)

Because, for once, the role is not played for sympathy.

indiephantom 11-02-2013 07:29 PM

Gave my vote to Beghe in Monkey Shines. That's a film I've felt was overlooked and I've been a fan since it was released. As much as I love Rear Window, I don't think Jimmy Stewart is a good actor and he's the weak link in all the Hitchcock pictures I've seen him in. I know that's an unpopular opinion; but Hitch would likely agree when it comes to Vertigo. Runner-up for me is Corey Haim in Silver Bullet just because I've always enjoyed the film and the idea of a wheelchair bound protagonist was refreshing in my youth.

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