Hosts TCM cable network's series of films, The Essentials.
1 Portrayal |
7 Interviews |
4 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
Marty DiBergi | Rita Poon | Robert Reiner
6' 2" (1.88 m)
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[on why his career skidded in the late 1990s when he split his time between movies and politics] People kept asking me, 'How do you balance it?,' and the point is, you don't. I know now, about me: I can't split my attention in that way. It doesn't work. I mean, it shows, to be honest with you. You can't do both.
While filming the scene in Stand by Me
(1986) in which Gordie and Vern are being chased by a train, he couldn't get Wil Wheaton
and Jerry O'Connell
to look frightened enough, so after a take, he proceeded to yell at them until they began to cry. He then filmed the scene over again.
Often includes references to his previous films