Wrote the Foreword to Cinema '76, a hardback published by Independent Magazines (Publishing) Ltd. It contained a number of essays devoted to films produced between 1975-76. The book was edited by David Castell. James Caan was featured on the dust jacket's face with a black and white still from Rollerball. ISBN: 0-904894-00-2
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2 Interviews |
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[on his role as Father Grandier in The Devils
(1971)] You would think from the critics' hostility that Ken Russell
had tried to pull off some obscene hoax. On the contrary, the film is, I think, an utterly serious attempt to understand the nature of religious and political persecution. It is not in any way exaggerated. If anything, the horrors perpetrated in Loudun in the 17th century were worse ...
In 1968 he was signed to star as William the Conqueror in a British film about the Norman Conquest, but the project fell through.
Often sported a thick handle-bar moustache