And, for a while, after the accident, it still looked ok. He starts running up Third Avenue—running like a jackrabbit chased by dogs. Yes, but we want magic! But what can be said, without question, is that Clift is one of the finest, most introspective actors that the cinema has ever known and the Black Maria is proud to celebrate his tragic, tormented brilliance. Watch Raintree Country, which he was filming when the crash happened. Both films were box office failures. I was way out in the sticks somewhere and there were no cars and no traffic, thank God.
Montgomery Clift Facial Change
Cary Grant dodging a low-flying biplane? Monty thought him a slob. He claimed cartilage had been taken from his ear and used to reconstruct his nose. The army suited them just fine. His publicist said he turned down an average of 10 scripts a month. He acts throughout the picture as if he were in a glassy-eyed daze.
The Mystery of Mark Hamill's Face
Despite these problems, De Sica ended up getting a lot more of what he needed than Selznick did of what he wanted. Pancake makeup, and he appears to be loopy, as if he's on painkillers. To me his face got weird years after Star Wars. Be the first to comment Hide Comments. He did it for nothing. It was the film that catapulted Elizabeth Taylor to stardom. She tells Morris this, and he deserts her on their wedding night.
October 26, at 7: He never needed or wanted to hide bhind a fake mustache or accent. Author Peter Quinn's blog. How long until he gets fat again? I used to get so mad at his secretary. To me his face got weird years after Star Wars. Afterward, some people told me he was, but I have heard so many lies told about myself that I no longer believe what people say about others.