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Old 12-15-13, 01:01 PM
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Re: Actors who are unrecognizable in some movies?

It must be her sweater's different shades of purple
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Re: Actors who are unrecognizable in some movies?

Jennifer Grey in any role she was in after getting her nose job.
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Re: Actors who are unrecognizable in some movies?



Gary Oldman in "Hannibal"
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Re: Actors who are unrecognizable in some movies?

Originally Posted by JumpCutz View Post
You can't? It's pretty obvious it's Heath Ledger under that make-up.

Oh wait, you're saying that he's so good he "completely disappears into the character" right?
I don't think it's obvious at all either. I don't think i'd be able to guess it was Heath at all under that make up.
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Nicole Kidman in The Paperboy.
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Marlon Brando in THE GODFATHER.
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Ben Foster.

Between Hostage, The Punisher, X-Men 3, 3:10 to Yuma... those could all be different actors. That guy completely vanishes in roles.
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Burt Lancaster, Kirk Douglas, et al. in The List of Adrian Messenger. Actors remove makeup during end credits to reveal who was who.
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Jack Nicholson in "The Departed."
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Glen Close in Hook



Nick Stahl in Sin City
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Re: Actors who are unrecognizable in some movies?

I never heard of Jenna Fischer before this thread.

I'll throw one in: David Hemmings in GLADIATOR:



This is how I remembered him:
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Re: Actors who are unrecognizable in some movies?

Alfred Molina in "Raiders of the Lost Ark"
Willem Dafoe in "Shadow of the Vampire"
Debra Winger in "Made In Heaven"

I have no idea how I missed it but I didn't know Al Pacino was Big Boy Caprice in "Dick Tracy" until the end credits.
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I did not recognize Elizabeth Banks in the first Hunger Games movie.
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Re: Actors who are unrecognizable in some movies?

Originally Posted by DaveyJoe View Post
Patrick Wilson in The Conjuring.

Paul Walker in Fast and Furious.

Max von Sydow in the Exorcist.

Tommy Wiseau in The Room.
I bet hes real unrecognizable now huh....

what? too soon?
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Al Pacino in Cheech and Chong
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Originally Posted by Sgtsnake View Post
I bet hes real unrecognizable now huh....
From The Fast and the Furious to.... Gone in 60 seconds.
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Re: Actors who are unrecognizable in some movies?

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Jenna Fischer in Hall Pass:



Jenna Fischer on The Office (arguably, her most notable role):

Those pictures are similar, but I when watched Hall Pass a while back, I had no idea that was Pam from The Office. Maybe I don't watch the show enough or something.
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Re: Actors who are unrecognizable in some movies?

Not sure why Samuel L Jackson is such a laughable pick. His role in Django Unchained is unlike anything I've seen him do in any other film. Had I not known ahead of time he was in the movie I'm sure it would have taken some time for me to identify the actor playing Stephen.

And he looks totally different person in Goodfellas.
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Ewan McGregor in Jack the Giant Slayer. For some reason, I didn't recognize him the whole movie.
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I didn't recognize Tom Hollander in 'The Invisible Woman' with that huge bushy beard.
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Re: Actors who are unrecognizable in some movies?

Originally Posted by Crocker Jarmen View Post
Not sure why Samuel L Jackson is such a laughable pick. His role in Django Unchained is unlike anything I've seen him do in any other film. Had I not known ahead of time he was in the movie I'm sure it would have taken some time for me to identify the actor playing Stephen.

And he looks totally different person in Goodfellas.
i rewatched Goodfellas last night, he was so skinny
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Re: Actors who are unrecognizable in some movies?

Cary Elwes in Superman III.
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Re: Actors who are unrecognizable in some movies?

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Cary Elwes in Superman III.
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Cary Elwes in Superman III.
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Tom Cruise in Tropic Thunder

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