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There's cool and then there's Steve McQueen Cool.

Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by RicInOR, Oct 8, 2015.

  1. RicInOR

    RicInOR Washington County Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Sgt Nambu, GOG, Slobray and 1 other person like this.
  2. ConcreteJungle

    ConcreteJungle Eugene Well-Known Member

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    One of my favorite actors!
    I think i may dust off BULLITT and stick it in the dvd player later tonight.
     
  3. Capn Jack

    Capn Jack Wet-Stern Washington Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    I hope that isn't a large bore revolver she's shooting.:eek::eek::eek:
     
  4. Oathkeeper1775

    Oathkeeper1775 Coast Range Well-Known Member

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    He must have loved guns more than.......:rolleyes:
     
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  5. IheartSig

    IheartSig Beaverton Diamond Supporter Diamond Supporter Platinum Supporter

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    "I live for myself and I answer to nobody."

    Steve McQueen
     
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    jbett98 NW Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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  7. teflon97239

    teflon97239 Portland, OR Well-Known Member

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    You can't get much cooler than tunneling out of a German prison camp to commandeer a Triumph.

    Since most Steve McQueen fans are probably fans of The Great Escape too, here's an interesting link to info/trivia about how that movie was made.

    http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0057115/trivia
     
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  8. teflon97239

    teflon97239 Portland, OR Well-Known Member

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    Someone told me they counted hubcaps flying off the Charger in Bullitt - as in too many. Great flick, but I never remember to check for myself.

    Anyone?

    Bueller?
     
  9. Just Jim

    Just Jim Well-Known Member

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    The Getaway....
     
  10. RicInOR

    RicInOR Washington County Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Ronnie looking pretty cool


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    “Ronnie, the Bren Gun Girl”


    Veronica Foster



     
  11. RicInOR

    RicInOR Washington County Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Hunter S. Thompson.
    Could that be a model 29?
     
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  12. Charliehorse

    Charliehorse Cascade Mts - State of Jefferson USA Well-Known Member

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    Would have liked one of these in the garage with Bullitt08, but didn't have enough coin.
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    http://www.foxnews.com/leisure/2011...on-triumph-motorcycle-ready-for-great-escape/
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  13. AndyinEverson

    AndyinEverson Everson, Wa. Well-Known Member

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    Steve McQueen is one of my favorite actors to watch.
    My favorite movies with him are Tom Horn , The Hunter and The Great Escape.
    Andy
     
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  14. coastal steelheader

    coastal steelheader Aberdeen Well-Known Member

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    Tom Horn was a great movie, but damn if that ending wasn't hard to take. The Hunter is another classic that seems to get overlooked

    There is also some great footage of McQueen riding dirt bikes in On Any Sunday


    They just don't make movie stars like that anymore. McQueen, Lee Marvin, Warren Oates, real guys and not these pretty boy manginas that are stars today.
     
  15. Caveman Jim

    Caveman Jim West of Oly Springer Slayer 2016 Volunteer

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    Shaking the Bush Boss shaking the bush!!!!
    Cool Hand Luke and Bullitt are my favorites!!!!!
     
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    ZigZagZeke Eugene Silver Supporter Silver Supporter 2015 Volunteer

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    My favorite author...

    - Hunter S. Thompson, HELL'S ANGELS

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  17. Caveman Jim

    Caveman Jim West of Oly Springer Slayer 2016 Volunteer

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    Holy crap!!!!! My mind is going to mush!!!!!! Oopppssss...
     
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  18. mrblond

    mrblond Salem OR Well-Known Member

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    Cool and Steve McQueen are one and the same.
     
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  19. RicInOR

    RicInOR Washington County Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    @titsonritz

    “Ronnie, the Bren Gun Girl”

    Just sayin she was lookin cool - posted well before we started that other thread.