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Maurice Escargot | Gary von Oldman
5' 8½" (1.74 m)
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[2001, on if he was bothered by not getting an Oscar nomination for The Contender
(2000), which many thought he would] I cared, yes. An Oscar would have been nice - it would have got me closer to what I want to do, which is make more films. But I didn't care for very long. The nominations come and if you're not on the list you go, "Oh well," like I've done a lot of times before.
In two movies, his characters have had dynamic relationships with mob bosses named Falcone. In Romeo Is Bleeding
(1993), he was working FOR Don Falcone, and in Batman Begins
(2005), he was working to bring down Carmine Falcone. In both instances, his character was a policeman.
Often plays real-life individuals or iconic fictional characters