There's a supporting actor in the cast that I'm sure you know, but you just don't know his name. He's got an extensive resumé of movie work, TV work and voiceover work. He was what's just about my favorite film of the 1970s -- which is also one of the best Hollywood films of the 1970s -- and he's in a goofy guilty pleasure comedy of mine. Let's start with the guilty pleasure.
OK. So I don't have totally refined, sophisticated taste like hightone movie critics you hear on National Public Radio. I admit it. And I admit that Balls of Fury made me laugh.
James Hong plays the avatar to Ryan Reynolds' character, Nick, in R.I.P.D.
He's in a major Hollywood studio summer release. Hong, still booking work and he's 84.