Eulogy: TONY QUINN

Although my home has few movie mementos, the office walls are covered with posters of the movies I made. Today I find myself looking at a big poster of me with teeth bared, scowling at my friend TONY QUINN in Lust for Life. I loved Tony. In the early years, we spent much time together. And even when he moved to Italy, we always kept in touch. I was happy for him when he received the Oscar for his portrayal of Gauguin. He deserved it; he was a marvelous actor! Tony was also an extraordinary artist and sculptor. The last time...

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