10 Films More Controversial Than Charlie Sheen's 9/11 Movie
10. The Amazing Mr No Legs
Ricou Browning, the former stuntman who played The Creature From The Black
Lagoon, 1979’s Mr No Legs is a Z-grade exploitation movie about Lou (real life
double amputee Ted Vollrath), a mob enforcer whose wheelchair comes equipped
with machine guns.
Lou’s also a
martial artist, and if you get in his way, then as the poster warns, “he’ll cut
you down to size!” In the film’s most jaw-dropping moment, that’s exactly what
he does, leaping out of his chair to kill an army of thugs sent to wipe him
in the picture is played by Rance “father of Ron” Howard, who by that point had
been acting for 20 years, including stints on the TV show Happy Days where Ron
played Richie Cunningham. Rance later appeared in his son’s movies, including
Splash, Cocoon and Apollo 13.