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Poll: Name an actor that overcame a bad film or horror film (before they were known) that went onto become a megastar. {nm}

Posted by: lobogotti on Aug 15, 12:26 in response to lobogotti's post my brother is watching Critters 3 on HBO Instant....had...

my brother is watching Critters 3 on HBO Instant....had no idea Leonardo DiCaprio was in that? {nm} lobogotti Aug 15, 12:25

Poll: Name an actor that overcame a bad film or horror film (before they were known) that went onto become a megastar. lobogotti Aug 15, 12:26

I'll start...Jennifer Aniston in Leprechaun {nm} lobogotti Aug 15, 12:27

JDEPP Nightmare on Elm Street. {nm} Antibody Aug 15, 12:30

that's right...forgot about that {nm} lobogotti Aug 15, 12:33

Wasn't he also in Edward Scissorhands {nm} PVL Admin Aug 15, 13:54

He was already a star from 21 Jump Street. {nm} Antibody Aug 15, 14:01

You mean JDEPP in a horror classic? haha {nm} Juiced Aug 15, 12:36

Heh. I just got that answer wrong on Learn & Earn today. :) {nm} SparkleMotion Aug 15, 12:39

Bad film "OR" Horror Film. But yea, it should be limited to bad horror ilm as everyone has been in a bad film and a horror film. :) {nm} Antibody Aug 15, 12:40

Ahh. Ok. Misread. {nm} Juiced Aug 15, 12:53

Demi Moore, The Boogens. {nm} PrezBO Aug 15, 12:32

Kevin Bacon, Friday the 13th {nm} PrezBO Aug 15, 12:32

Whoops, Demi Moore was in Parasite, not The Boogens {nm} PrezBO Aug 15, 12:34

wow, never even heard of that one. {nm} lobogotti Aug 15, 12:32

JCAME Piranha 2: The Spawning {nm} Antibody Aug 15, 12:33

Ok, not an actor, but many directors started in horror. {nm} Antibody Aug 15, 12:33

Peter Jackson started out directing horror films {nm} HarryWarden Aug 15, 13:44

Steve McQueen The Blob {nm} Buy BONDS 17 Now (EURO Too) Aug 15, 12:34

James Arness (Matt Dillon on Gunsmoke) The Thing in The Thing from Outer Space {nm} Buy BONDS 17 Now (EURO Too) Aug 15, 12:35

That's a classic... remember it scared me as hell when I was 5-6 years old... {nm} Lukasck Aug 15, 13:06

Zellweger and McConaughey in Texas Chainsaw Massacre 4 {nm} BionicMoron Aug 15, 12:37

man that was horrible {nm} lobogotti Aug 15, 12:37

can this be considered for BPITT....Pringles: The Movie lobogotti Aug 15, 12:38

GCLOO in Return to Horror High. {nm} Antibody Aug 15, 12:38

Was going to use him for Revenge of the Killer Tomatoes {nm} Bags Aug 15, 12:53

Michael Landon - I was a Teenage Werewolf (1957) {nm} edzep Aug 15, 12:43

Michael Batemen in Teen Wolf too! {nm} SparkleMotion Aug 15, 15:22

Not an actor, but Frank Darabont started out writing NoES3 and The Blob (Redux) {nm} tawdryhepburn Aug 15, 12:43

Will Smith - Made In America {nm} RazorHawk Aug 15, 12:47

Julia Roberts - Satisfaction {nm} RazorHawk Aug 15, 12:56

Tommy Lee Jones - Black Moon Rising {nm} RazorHawk Aug 15, 13:05

Jim Carrey - Earth Girls Are Easy {nm} RazorHawk Aug 15, 13:09

some good ones. {nm} lobogotti Aug 15, 13:10

Bill Paxton - Weird Science {nm} RazorHawk Aug 15, 13:13

Helen Hunt - Girls Just Want To Have Fun {nm} RazorHawk Aug 15, 13:16

Weird Science is classic John Hughes. {nm} Antibody Aug 15, 14:37

Woody Harrelson and Wesley Snipes - Wildcats {nm} RazorHawk Aug 15, 13:27

I liked WildCats! {nm} JDolphin Aug 15, 15:06

Val Kilmer - Real Genius {nm} RazorHawk Aug 15, 13:48

Real Genius is excellent. {nm} Antibody Aug 15, 14:34

a great one indeed {nm} lobogotti Aug 15, 14:41

Not a horror movie, but Kevin Costner started out in a Troma flick, Sizzle Beach {nm} PrezBO Aug 15, 12:54

Julia Louis-Dreyfus in Troll {nm} atarian Aug 15, 21:37





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