“The idea that Heath Ledger won’t win for “The Dark Knight” is so unthinkable, I can only imagine mass walk-outs at the ceremony and riots breaking out across the country if it doesn’t come to pass.”
Yes it’s a sad story.
But it’s a lousey performance. He was a VERY uneven actor. His mush-mouthed turn in Brokeback Mountain was terrible. But he was great in I’m Not There.
Still here’s how I prefer to remember him.