Introduction of Torgo

torgo-62Today would have been the 72nd birthday of John Reynolds, the one and only “Torgo”. Right from his first close-up, Reynolds (then 25) is one of the main reasons this film remains such an object of fascination.

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  1. He essayed an unforgettable horribly comic character that proved way ahead of its time. It took a special outlier talent to do that. It’s fortunate that soon we’ll be able to appreciate it in a restored print, which is a fitting legacy.

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