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 Roles turned down by Ruth Gordon:

Breakfast of Champions (1976)
In the 'Seventies, Robert Altman planned a movie version of Kurt Vonegut's novel to star the great Gordon as "Eliot Rosewater." Altman abandoned the project.
Actor who got the part: Film Was Never Made

The Loved One
Ruth's scenes were deleted before the film's release.

Time Bandits
Originally cast as Mrs. Ogre, Gordon was injured before filming began.
Actor who got the part: Katherine Helmond

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