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Bad, Dad And Dangerous To Know: Father Figures In Hollywood
David Bax , November 16th, 2009 08:31

Not all substitute father figures were as successful as Arnie in Terminator 2, as Battleship Pretension's David Bax explains.


Star Wars

Luke Skywalker probably would’ve been better off never knowing who his dad was. He had a perfectly good replacement in Obi-Wan Kenobi. But then his real father killed Obi-Wan, cut off Luke’s hand and decided that would be the best time to reveal his paternity. Way to get off on the right foot, father of the year.