Hello all, thanks for your replies. Interesting how we all came to be GB fans, I think for me it's not just the roles he played but his interviews (magazines, talk show, etc.) that really got me, too. He's not just a good actor but I haven't seen too many celebrities who are as entertaining as themselves, you know, GB is just so magnetic to watch and I also find the story of his life (how he used to be a lawyer, etc.) really fascinating.
I agree ready2fly, it's one thing for an actor to just 'act' out a scene but GB seemed to have embodied the tortured soul of the Phantom in POTO, it's as if