Sharon Cunningham
Doc
Thu Apr 28, 6:08

Karen, I totally agree with your choice of Val Kilmer. He should have been given an Oscar for his performance... alas... Hollywood. I couldn't get thru "Wyatt Earp," either... much too long.

Sharon

  • With bias and ignorance…Karen M, Wed Apr 27 11:25
    I have to say Val Kilmer. Having said that - I have a nearly unhealthy affinity for “Tombstone” and the only other movie I’ve watched was “Wyatt Earp” where Dennis Quaid did the honours (and I’ve never... more
    • Re: With bias and ignorance…Bob Cash, Fri Apr 29 14:43
      I have always thought Dennis Quaid's Doc was the most authentic because, as pointed out by Karen M., "...the real Doc had more fire behind his temper when it flared, and he had a polarizing effect on people."... more
      • Quaid’s resemblance to DocWayne Sanderson, Fri Apr 29 21:30
        If you look at Dennis Quaid when he costarred in The Long Riders and put him beside John Henry Holliday’s dental school graduation photo, you’ll see that Dennis Quaid, at a similar age VERY closely resembled... more
      • Bob/ bias and...Joyce A. Aros, Fri Apr 29 15:00
        ...I agree with your appreciation of Dennis Quaid's portrayal. I've never seen Doc as a rogue charmer as many might like to envision him. I really find him thoroughly unlikable and I think he had a hard... more
    • Doc — Sharon Cunningham, Thu Apr 28 6:08
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