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“Let me tell you about Sandy Dennis: There should be one in every home."

by Owen Sound
“Let me tell you about Sandy Dennis: There should be one in every home." by Owen Sound
“I should have kept myself blonder and thinner, but I just didn’t care enough.” “Sandy was a marvelous actress. She was so gifted she made every part look easy…and she didn’t choose easy parts. It was a great pleasure to work with her.” – GENA ROWLANDS “Sandy Dennis is so special, so unique – an incredible woman and artist.” – ELLIOTT GOULD “We need more actresses like Sandy Dennis.” – ROGER EBERT “She had such an ethereal quality as an actress.” – KATHY BATES “What makes her special is a sense of individuality she brings to her performance. The great ones have it. Geraldine Page, Kim Stanley, Sandy Dennis.” – HORTON FOOTE “From Sandy’s… Read more

“I should have kept myself blonder and thinner, but I just didn’t care enough.”

“Sandy was a marvelous actress. She was so gifted she made every part look easy…and she didn’t choose easy parts. It was a great pleasure to work with her.”GENA ROWLANDS

“Sandy Dennis is so special, so unique – an incredible woman and artist.”ELLIOTT GOULD

“We need more actresses like Sandy Dennis.”ROGER EBERT

“She had such an ethereal quality as an actress.”KATHY BATES

“What makes her special is a sense of individuality she brings to her performance. The great ones have it. Geraldine Page, Kim Stanley, Sandy Dennis.”HORTON FOOTE

“From Sandy’s performance in Virginia Wolf to The Out-of-Towners , who comes to mind with more range? Nobody I can think of."ERIC ROBERTS

“Sandy was the most amazing actress: spellbinding. The audience would hang on her every pause. And as we all acknowledge, her characterizations were miraculous; no one can say then nor now from where her profound inspirations came. But there they were, for herself and for all of the world, forever. I will never forget her.”KAREN BLACK

“Working with Sandy Dennis is the thrill of my life. I’ve never worked with anybody in my life I’ve liked as much. I learn something from her every single night.”CHER

“Sandy Dennis never met an unpredictable instinct she didn’t like. She was an actress and woman with beautiful idiosyncrasies and gentleness. There’s never been anyone like her. And me and movies miss her a lot."SEAN PENN

[Title quote by theater critic Walter Kerr]

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