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In this 1998 film, directed by Sam Raimi, Cole plays a small part in a film dominated by bigger "names" such as Bill Paxton, Bridget Fonda, and Billy Bob Thorton.
In this 2006 comedy starring Will Ferrell in the title role, Cole plays the part of Reese Bobby, Ricky Bobby's estranged father. This film also starred John C. Reilly, Sacha Baron Cohen, Michael Clarke Duncan, and Amy Adams.
This hilarious 1999 comedy was directed by Beavis and Butt-head creator Mike, Judge. It is based on another Judge cartoon called Milton. In it, Cole plays the iconic character of "the boss" Bill Lumbergh. Its main stars were Ron Livingston and Jennifer Aniston but also included actors such as Stephen Root and Diedrich Bader.