Dick Miller, a prominent actor on canvas best known for the role of Murray Futterman in the classic horror film of Joe Dante in 1984 gremlins, And its continuation Gremlins 2: New series, Died, reports Variety. He was 90 years old.
With more than 60 years of career, Miller has made hundreds of appearances on screen since the 1950s with legendary director and producer Roger Corman. Then he acted like Walter Paisley in the cult classic The blood cell, before going to land roles on projects such as Glory even James Cameron Terminator.
Fans of horror are celebrating his genre work involving Joe Dante 'Burbs. wailing. Unfolding and Hole, as well as in 1959 by Roger Corman The blood cell, 1960 A small grocery store. Terror (1963), Deadly Race 2000, Twilight Zone "Film, Researchers, Sales Center, Nightmare, Amityville 1992: Time, i Cryptic Tales: Demon Vitez!
As noted above, Miller reprized the role of Walter Paalize for the last time as a rabbi in the film Eben McGarr for horror Chanukah.
He's simply a legend.
Enjoy the two-part retrospective drawn up by Texas Frightmare a few years ago …