O Captain! My Captain! Rise up and hear the bells. Rise up, for you the flag is flung, for you the bugle trills.
How brilliant was Robin Williams in What Dreams May Come, August Rush, Insomnia, One Hour Photo and The Fisher King? But Show me 10 actors who were brilliant in more than one completely disturbing role, and I'll show you at least 9 actors who have a dark side and struggles and personal demons that you just don't about.
And yet, the duality of life was never more plainly shown than it was in Williams, who also showed his genius in the portrayals of inspiring characters like John Keating, from the Dead Poets Society.
"Carpe diem, seize the day boys, make your lives extraordinary."