The actor who played Lt. Col. Andrew Tanner in Red Dawn (1984) is dead.
Powers Boothe, the character actor who infamously played Jim Jones and was known for his villain and lead roles in TV's Deadwood, and in the movies Red Dawn, Tombstone, Sin City and The Avengers, has died. He died of natural causes in his sleep on May 14, 2017. He was 68.
I was in Cheyenne at the Cheyenne Comic Con for May 12-14, 2017.
I experienced Boothe's death as a red dawn moment. Syncs are purest when encountered personally. Powers Boothe's death came across to me, well, powerfully.
As Jim Jones...
William Morgan shared the following which exposes us to the synchocinematic involvement of Boothe with Rose McGowan overlapping thread.