For younger moviegoers, he was best known for telling Spider-Man/Peter Parker that "with great power, comes great responsibility." But for older audiences, he was known for his Academy Award-winning performance in the 1968 movie Charly and for bringing down one of the most powerful movie studio heads in 1977.
Cliff Robertson died Saturday of natural causes, just one day after turning 88 at the Long Island's Sony Brook University Medical Center.
Robertson won his Best Actor Oscar for playing a mentally impaired character in Charly. But it was outing Columbia studio head David Begelman in a check forging scheme that made a name for Robertson. more about robertson's career >> Posted 09.11.11 by Chris