Poll: What’s Your Favorite Robert Forster Role?

On October 11th, another Hollywood legend took his final bow when acclaimed character actor Robert Forster died at the age of 78 following a battle with brain cancer. Best known for his role as Max Cherry in Quentin Tarantino‘s Jackie Brown, a part that earned him an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor, Forster began his career and the late-1960s and remained working right up until his death. (His final film, El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie was released just as word of his passing hit the media). A regular figure in films and on television, where he played authority figures, heavies, or everymen with ease, Robert Forster was never a global superstar. But he was something much more: A reliable actor who brought charm and grace to every character he portrayed, often elevating the material he was appearing in simply by being a part of it. As we remember Robert Forster, we ask you to pick your favorite of his roles below, and share what you love about him in the comments below.

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