October 6, 2022


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Here’s Your Perfect David Warner Style Film Marathon

Tron (1982)

In one of the most great sci-fi videos of all time, you get not one particular, not two, but 3 David Warners for the selling price of just one. Not only does Warner play evil laptop programmer Ed Dillinger in the “real planet,” but he also performs the villainous system Sark, as well as uncredited voice-operate for the Master Command Method by itself. This usually means, in essence, Warner is a triple-menace in Tron. When you believe about that, it makes very significantly zero feeling that he experienced almost nothing to do with Tron: Legacy. Stop of line. 

Spymaker: The Key Life of Ian Fleming (1990)

Oh, we’re obtaining truly meta on this 1. Though Warner was by some means under no circumstances in a James Bond film, he was in this biopic about the daily life of Ian Fleming, the creator of James Bond. In the movie, Warner performs Admiral Godfrey, in essence Ian Fleming’s manager in Naval Intelligence. This makes Warner type of like “M,” but to the “real” James Bond. It’s not a great film, but Warner is great in it.

David Warner in Star Trek VI

Star Trek V and Star Trek VI (1989 and 1991)

While Warner’s Star Trek vocation is storied, it commenced with his role as the chain-using tobacco Federation ambassador St. John Talbot in Star Trek V: The Final Frontier. Though his future two Trek appearances ended up in major make-up, his Final Frontier role is wonderful simply because he’s a cynical human diplomat, who is intensely vital of the Federation in standard. 

Then, just a handful of yrs afterwards in Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country, Warner turned about and performed the most pivotal function in arguably all of Star Trek’s fictional heritage that of Chancellor Gorkon, the peace-trying to get Klingon who dares Kirk to do far better by declaring on his deathbed, “Don’t enable it close this way…” Chills! On best of that, Warner also received the immortal zinger in this a person when Gorkon says, “You have not seasoned Shakespeare until you have read through him in the initial Klingon.”

David Warner in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Solution of the Ooze (1991)

By some means, the exact year in which David Warner rocked The Undiscovered Region, he also played Professor Jordan Perry in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II. This character is 100 % a hero and operates facet-by-facet with the Turtles to, you know, unlock the key of that ooze. Hilariously, due to the fact Warner is one particular of the few actors who performs a human, he will get leading-billing in this movie, just guiding Paige Turco, who performed the second cinematic April O’Neil.

David Warner in Harmony Gold

The Dropped Earth (1992)

You could know about the 1925 adaptation of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s The Misplaced Environment. Or you may have listened to of the 1960 version. You’ve absolutely read of the 1997 film, The Misplaced World: Jurassic Park. But what you may have missed is the 1992 adaption of the Doyle novel in which John Rhys-Davies performs Professor Challenger. Who is Warner in this film? Happy you questioned. He’s Professor Summerlee, a rival professor of Challenger’s who goes on the expedition to the dinosaur island devoid of Challenger, but then, later they workforce up.