No Comeback for Patrick Swayze

No Comeback for Patrick Swayze

Bad news for those hoping that the well-liked Patrick Swayze would get a second career wind from beyond.

One of the last movies made by the Ghost star was a period piece called Jump, in which he played the lawyer for a photographer who killed his father.

Sounds fascinating, but according to a friend of mine who just saw it, it wasn't (though there's a differently edited version making the rounds, which a recent festival audience seemed to like better).

Whatever the case, it's looking like Jump will hop straight to DVD at best.

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To add even more bittersweetness, the film is dedicated to Christopher Penn for some reason.

Maybe Penn was set to play a role when he died?

Hollywood is a creepy place.

 


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