slim pickens

  I love Black Hole, the art direction, the CRAZY story with heaven and hell metaphors, Ernest Borgnine, Anthony Perkins, Maximilian Schell, Roddy McDowall and Slim Pickens. (Two Slim references in the same month, not bad eh? The other was for ...

Slim Pickens was offered the part of Dick Hallorann in Kubrick’s adaptation of Stephen King‘s The Shining, but Pickens stipulated that he would appear in the film only if Kubrick was required to shoot Pickens’ scenes in fewer than 100 takes.  Instead, ...