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Old 02-09-2018, 05:27 PM
 
Location: Somewhere flat in Mississippi
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He played in “Psycho”, among other movies.
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Old 02-09-2018, 05:40 PM
 
Location: Texas
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I had a huge crush on John Gavin when I was a teen.


Of all his movies I have to say that "Back Street" is my favorite.


R.I.P., Mr. Gavin.
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Old 02-09-2018, 06:05 PM
 
Location: Upstate NY
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I always liked him. He was married to Constance Towers (GH's Helena Cassadine) for decades.
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Old 02-10-2018, 08:53 AM
 
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I had a huge crush on John Gavin when I was a teen.
So did I! I thought he was very handsome.
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Old 02-10-2018, 04:30 PM
 
Location: Maine
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Rest in peace, John Gavin.

Great actor. Spartacus, Thoroughly Modern Millie, Midnight Lace (that last one is not what it sounds like! ). Midnight Lace is a suspense/mystery. Stars Doris Day, John Gavin, and Rex Harrison. SCARY Rex!
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Old 02-11-2018, 07:44 AM
 
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My favorite was his role in "Back Street" with Susan Hayward.
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Old 02-11-2018, 09:35 AM
 
Location: South Carolina
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oh yes I remember him from Imitation of Life with lana turner . I thought he was quite good looking as well . all of these talented actors dying off . You know you are getting old when you see some of your faves dying off .
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Old 02-11-2018, 10:34 AM
 
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Ugh, gorgeous!
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Old 02-13-2018, 08:27 PM
 
Location: Pacific NW
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John Gavin came thiiiiiiis close to playing James Bond back in 1971. He actually signed a contract, but then the producers were able to persuade Connery to come back for Diamonds Are Forever.
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Old 02-16-2018, 10:55 AM
 
Location: PNW
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I liked him, too. He had style and was very handsome. He could have been a Bond.
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