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    Default Why is Samuel L. Jackson so highly regarded?

    I never cared for dude and I think he's highly overrated. Cheadle doesnt have his body of work but is a better in my opinion.

    The only movie by Samuel L. Jackson i ever cared for was A TME TO KILL

    Outside of Pulp Fiction (which i dont care for) what good movies has he had a leading role and shined in?

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    hes not the same kind of actor as cheadle, who is a black nerd and great actor.

    SLJ has charisma and a certain undefinably cool style, his acting is effortless but also you don't see him doing a lotof deep or subtle roles.

    some of his great iconic roles:
    pulp fiction
    jackie brown
    avengers
    afro samurai
    boondocks
    star wars
    shaft (fuck that he was good in this)
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    other guys lol


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    cheadle is mad underrated i know you guys may disagree but i just dont see the hype behind samuel l "muthafuckin" jackson

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    i think he wackest may have been his role in jackie brown

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    Quote Originally Posted by Big Smokes View Post
    i think he wackest may have been his role in jackie brown
    faggit

    that shit was stone cold gangster. my favorite performance of his and a classic movie.

    don cheadle can suck dick aka the professional black nerd, he was pimpin in talk to me but even SAMJACK epic performance in deep blue sea merks cheadles whole career.


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    lets kill the faggot talk man. i just dont see get the praised im not saying he isnt a good actor but some movies i hear people speak of i see them and dont get why they say what they said

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    Quote Originally Posted by Big Smokes View Post
    I never cared for dude and I think he's highly overrated. Cheadle doesnt have his body of work but is a better in my opinion.

    The only movie by Samuel L. Jackson i ever cared for was A TME TO KILL

    Outside of Pulp Fiction (which i dont care for) what good movies has he had a leading role and shined in?
    See the movie "187" with Samuel. Beautiful performance and the ending is so full of emotion.

    You should think more than you do now of him after seeing it. Also see "Against the wall", which is based on a true story, neva tha less good acting.


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    Sam Jackson's role in Jackie Brown was boss.





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    I've never seen Jackie Brown. I'm so late.

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    what kind of person doesnt like pulp fiction anyway, ive never met one

    sam jackson is one of the few actors id go see a movie for just because he's in it - like that lakeview terrace movie


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    yeah FMJ, I'd say One Eight Seven is probably one of his best performances.






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    i person that neg rep me can go fuck themselves mad that someone doesnt agree with your opinion

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    smokes must be british or something. def not american.

    187 he deserved a fucking oscar nom for that role. great performance.

    ordell robbie was a great character made even greater by the great sam jackson.

    and jules whitfield is one of the greatest characters in ANY gangster film. if anything, he deserves lifelong props for that shit alone.


    so why is he so highly regarded?
    cause hes fucking great at what he does.

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    I have to add Black Snake Moan to the list of his great performances. Great acting from both him and Christina Ricci.

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    one Name quentin tarantino and Pulp fiction that film even resurected John Travoltas career
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