Tuesday, September 15, 2009

Thanks for Everything

A lot has already been said about Patrick Swayze and his breakout roles in films such as Dirty Dancing and Ghost, and a lot of his fans remember him for the action-hero parts in Point Break and Red Dawn. But I think I liked him most of all in To Wong Foo Thanks for Everything, Julie Newmar.

“When a gay man has way too much fashion sense for one gender he is a drag queen.”

And when an actor trusts his instincts and his ability to become the character, he can be good — and look good — in anything.