Hippogriff. Ian McKellen declined to play Dumbledore in the "Harry Potter" movies, saying that living up to two legends would be too much for him.
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Peter Puppy. Dan Castellaneta, the voice of Jim on "Earthworm Jim", also voices Homer Simpson on "The Simpsons".
Andy Kaufman. Andy Kaufman plays a police officer who flips out at a parade and kills some people in "God Told Me To".
A Playground Bully. Wes Craven was inspired by a bully from his school to create the horror character "Freddy Kruger".
At A Carnival. Comedy horror movie "Ghoulies II" is set at a Carnival and was directed by Albert Band.
Ronald Reagan. Maureen Reagan appeared as one of the Kittyhawks in the movie "Kissin" Cousins".
Five Easy Pieces. Jack Nicholson played The Joker in the 1989 film "Batman", a role later reprised by Heath Ledger in "The Dark Knight".