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  • s  brusque and surly and forbidding
    his curmudgeonly temper

  • But in the early '80s, after kicking his drug habit, he revived his career, becoming a kind of curmudgeonly uncle, with small-bore "observational" humor and an aphoristic style.
  • The story of Susan Boyle like that of Paul Potts before her is, except to the most jaded and curmudgeonly among us, completely irresistible.
  • Left; Steffen Kugler Getty: Ken McKay talkbackTHAMES Reuters The story of Susan Boyle like that of Paul Potts before her is, except to the most jaded and curmudgeonly .
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Quotes

  • Robert Siegel in Los Angeles Times
    As Siegel explains, "He's inherently sweet-natured. Paul has a cranky, curmudgeonly aspect, but he couldn't be just that, he couldn't project unlikable creepitude. I wanted somebody who had a likability factor. I wanted people to feel affection for...
  • Otto Penzler in Santa Rosa Press Democrat
    Penzler said that those who didn't know the large and bearish Crumley might not understand, "but this is a man who had a gigantic heart and loved the world and loved life." "He had a curmudgeonly sort of manner about him, but if you looked...
  • Drew Barrymore in 24dash.com
    Barrymore, who stunned the crowd in John Galliano dress, said: "It was lovely to work with Hugh. He is a complete gentleman. Whereas I'm very optimistic he's very curmudgeonly. It works with the character."

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