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Old 07-08-15, 04:12 AM
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Are there any good Roddy Piper movies besides "They Live"?

Big wrestling fan, big Roddy Piper fan, big "They Live" fan. That said he's got close to 60 acting credits and all I've seen is They Live. Has he done anything else worth a damn? Any suggestions?
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The timing on this made me laugh, not a day ago the local arthouse put up a showing of They Live w/ Rowdy Roddy Piper in attendance w/ q&a. Wonder what his best lesser known flick is, should get that signed.
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Re: Are there any good Roddy Piper movies besides "They Live"?

Never seen it but I chuckled at the trailer.

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Re: Are there any good Roddy Piper movies besides "They Live"?

"Good" and Roddy Piper don't belong in the same sentence.
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Re: Are there any good Roddy Piper movies besides "They Live"?

Pretty much. Lighting in a bottle w/ THEY LIVE. Still need to get the BD for that one.
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Re: Are there any good Roddy Piper movies besides "They Live"?

He has been good the couple times he has been on It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia.
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Re: Are there any good Roddy Piper movies besides "They Live"?

Originally Posted by Rob V View Post
"Good" and Roddy Piper don't belong in the same sentence.
I think it's his alter ego. There's "Rowdy Roddy Piper" and then there's his less adventurous alter ego "Good Roddy Piper".
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Re: Are there any good Roddy Piper movies besides "They Live"?

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Never seen it but I chuckled at the trailer.

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oh man, I really need to see that.
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Re: Are there any good Roddy Piper movies besides "They Live"?

"Immortal Combat" definitely appears to have the best "I've got everything under control." "Yes, I can see that." scene in history. And there's been a lot of those scenes!
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Re: Are there any good Roddy Piper movies besides "They Live"?

Alright, time to find a copy of Immortal Combat on dvd...
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Re: Are there any good Roddy Piper movies besides "They Live"?

Was that Linda Hamilton in Immortal Combat?
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Was that Linda Hamilton in Immortal Combat?
Nope, that was his co-star from They Live. I can't remember her name right now. Meg…..

EDIT - Meg Foster
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I watched this way back when. Fuck, Sonny Chiba looks to be the one having all the fun!
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Meg Foster, I knew her from somewhere...

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Hell Comes to Frogtown looks amazingly shitty in a good way.

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Tough and Deadly-This movie kicks ass!! Easily his best movie after They Live...

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0114706/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1

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That's been a thing lately here... have you guys been choosing bad places to link from?
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Tough and Deadly-This movie kicks ass!! Easily his best movie after They Live...

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0114706/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1


I remember that one and it was entertaining.
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Re: Are there any good Roddy Piper movies besides "They Live"?

I must have watched Body Slam a hundred times on HBO when I was a kid.

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Re: Are there any good Roddy Piper movies besides "They Live"?

Guilty pleasure from my younger days, No Contest: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0110675/

Piper, Diceman, and Shannon Tweed.

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