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Richard Gere – ‘The Lords of Flatbush’

Gere came to blows with co-star Sylvester Stallone on this 1974 Brooklyn gang drama, who demanded that the ‘Pretty Woman’ star be fired. He was replaced by Perry King.

10 film stars who were fired on-set

Hollywood is a precarious profession, but you would hope once you’ve got the role you can relax a little bit. Not these guys, who found themselves out of a job even after shooting began.

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