Roger Corman

  1. Jason Robards, Beloved, 1997.   Director Jonathan Demme wanted his mentor to be Mr Bodwin in the outstanding take on Toni Morrison’s 1988 Pulitzer Prize-winning novel. However, once Corman discovered the guy had no lines, “a scheduling conflict ensued and he withdrew from the part with apologies.” 

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