With his 2012 Best Supporting Actor win for Beginners, Christopher Plummer became the oldest person to win an Oscar for acting at 82 years and 75 days. Previously George Burns had been the oldest actor to win (for The Sunshine Boys at 80 years and 69 days) and Jessica Tandy had been the oldest actress (for Driving Miss Daisy at 80 years and 292 days). (Academy Awards)
Directed by Gregory Hoblit. With Dennis Quaid, Jim Caviezel, Shawn Doyle, Elizabeth Mitchell. An accidental cross-time radio link connects father and son across 30 years. The son tries to save his father's life, but then must fix the consequences.
Casey Ryback (Steven Seagal) to Bill Strannix (Tommy Lee Jones): "All of your ridiculous pitiful antics aren't gonna change a thing. You and me, we're *puppets* in the same sick game. We serve the same master, and he's a lunatic and he's ungrateful. But there's nothing we can do about it. You and me, we're the same." -- from Under Siege (1992) directed by Andrew Davis