The saying goes, there are no small parts only small actors, and when you consider Beatrice Straight won an Oscar for Network on the basis of one scene, there might be something to it. In honour of this, I have collected a list of my top ten favourite bit parts in movies.
“At eighteen, I was already old. I don’t know if this happens to everyone, and I have never asked. I remember once hearing about this momentum of time that can sometimes hit you at your youngest, most celebrated ages in life. This aging was brutal. I watched it claim my features one by one.”