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Old 12-18-08, 10:11 AM
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RIP Sam Bottoms

Sam Bottoms, film and tv actor best know as the surfer-turned-GI Lance Johnson in Francis Ford Coppola's 1979 Vietnam war epic Apocalypse Now passed away on Tuesday from glioblestoma multiforme, a virulent brain cancer, said his wife, Laura Bickford. He was 53.

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RIP Sam Bottoms
Old 12-18-08, 12:38 PM
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That's terrible to hear, I had no idea he was ill. I actually met him several years ago, really a great guy.

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