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Encyclopedia > Robert Duvall
Robert Duvall

Birth name Robert Selden Duvall
Born January 5, 1931 (1931-01-05) (age 76)
San Diego, California

Robert Selden Duvall (born January 5, 1931) is an Academy Award-, two-time Emmy Award-, and four-time Golden Globe Award-winning American film actor and director. He is best known for his roles in The Godfather, The Godfather Part II, Apocalypse Now, THX 1138, Tender Mercies and The Apostle. Image File history File linksMetadata Size of this preview: 409 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (1371 × 2010 pixel, file size: 2. ... is the 5th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1931 (MCMXXXI) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display full 1931 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Flag Seal Nickname: Americas Finest City Location Location of San Diego within San Diego County Coordinates , Government County San Diego Mayor City Attorney         City Council District One District Two District Three District Four District Five District Six District Seven District Eight Jerry Sanders (R) Michael Aguirre Scott Peters Kevin... 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Contents

Biography

Early life

Duvall was born in San Diego, California, the son of Mildred Virginia (née Hart), an amateur actress and relative of American Civil War General Robert E. Lee, and William Howard Duvall, a Virginia-born U.S. Navy admiral.[1][2] Duvall's father was a Methodist and his mother was a Christian Scientist, and Duvall was raised in the Christian Science religion.[3] Duvall grew up in a military family, living for a time in Annapolis, Maryland near the United States Naval Academy. He attended Severn School in Severna Park, Maryland. In 1953 he graduated from Principia College in Elsah, Illinois. He served in the United States Army (service number 52 346 646) from 19 August 1953 to 20 August 1954, achieving the rank of Private First Class and receiving the National Defense Service Medal. San Diego redirects here. ... Official language(s) English Capital Sacramento Largest city Los Angeles Largest metro area Greater Los Angeles Area  Ranked 3rd  - Total 158,302 sq mi (410,000 km²)  - Width 250 miles (400 km)  - Length 770 miles (1,240 km)  - % water 4. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Combatants United States of America (Union) Confederate States of America (Confederacy) Commanders Abraham Lincoln, Ulysses S. Grant Jefferson Davis, Robert E. Lee Strength 2,200,000 1,064,000 Casualties 110,000 killed in action, 360,000 total dead, 275,200 wounded 93,000 killed in action, 258,000 total... // For other uses, see Robert E. Lee (disambiguation). ... This article is about the U.S. state. ... USN redirects here. ... The Methodist movement is a group of denominations of Protestant Christianity. ... The Church of Christ, Scientist, often known as The Christian Science Church, is a nontrinitarian Protestant Christian denomination, founded by Mary Baker Eddy in 1879. ... Christian Science is a religious teaching regarding the efficacy of spiritual healing according to the interpretation of the Bible by Mary Baker Eddy, in her book Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures (first published in 1875). ... “Annapolis” redirects here. ... Official language(s) None (English, de facto) Capital Annapolis Largest city Baltimore Area  Ranked 42nd  - Total 12,407 sq mi (32,133 km²)  - Width 101 miles (145 km)  - Length 249 miles (400 km)  - % water 21  - Latitude 37° 53′ N to 39° 43′ N  - Longitude 75° 03′ W to 79° 29... The United States Naval Academy (USNA) is an institution for the undergraduate education of officers of the United States Navy and Marine Corps and is in Annapolis, Maryland . ... Severn School was founded in 1914 by Rolland M. Teel in Severna Park, Maryland, as a preparatory school for the United States Naval Academy. ... Severna Park can refer to: Severna Park, Maryland, a census-designated place in Maryland, United States Severna Park (writer), an American science-fiction author Category: ... Official language(s) None (English, de facto) Capital Annapolis Largest city Baltimore Area  Ranked 42nd  - Total 12,407 sq mi (32,133 km²)  - Width 101 miles (145 km)  - Length 249 miles (400 km)  - % water 21  - Latitude 37° 53′ N to 39° 43′ N  - Longitude 75° 03′ W to 79° 29... The United States Army is the largest and oldest branch of the armed forces of the United States. ... A service number is a identification code used to easily identify a person within a large group. ... US Military In the U.S. Army, Private First Class is the third lowest enlisted rank, just above Private and below Corporal or Specialist. ... Ribbon for the National Defense Service Medal The National Defense Service Medal is a military decoration of the United States military originally commissioned by President Dwight D. Eisenhower. ...


Duvall studied acting at The Neighborhood Playhouse School of Theatre in New York under Sanford Meisner. While struggling as an actor, he worked at a Manhattan post office as a clerk but quit after six months. Duvall is close friends with actors Dustin Hoffman and Gene Hackman whom he knew during their years as struggling actors. At one point, Duvall roomed with Hoffman while they were looking for work. Acting is the work of an actor or actress, which is a person in theatre, television, film, or any other storytelling medium who tells the story by portraying a character and, usually, speaking or singing the written text or play. ... The Neighborhood Playhouse is an actor training school in New York City, generally associated with the Meisner technique of Sanford Meisner. ... This article is about the state. ... Sanford Meisner (August 31, 1905-February 2nd, 1997) was an actor and acting coach well known for the Meisner technique. ... Small-town post office and town hall in Lockhart, Alabama A post office is a facility (in most countries, a government one) where the public can purchase postage stamps for mailing correspondence or merchandise, and also drop off or pick up packages or other special-delivery items. ... Dustin Lee Hoffman (born August 8, 1937) is a two-time Academy Award-winning, BAFTA-winning, and five-time Golden Globe-winning American method actor. ... Eugene Allen Gene Hackman[1] (born January 30, 1930) is a two-time Academy Award-winning American actor. ...


Career

Duvall's screen debut was as Boo Radley in the critically acclaimed To Kill a Mockingbird (1962). Duvall later played the notorious malefactor Ned Pepper in True Grit (1969), and Major Frank Burns in the film version of MASH (1970), but his breakout role was that of Tom Hagen in The Godfather (1972) and The Godfather Part II (1974). He received an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor in A Civil Action and for his role as Lt. Colonel Kilgore in Apocalypse Now (1979). He won Oscar's Best Actor in Tender Mercies (1983). His line "I love the smell of napalm in the morning" from Apocalypse Now is now regarded as iconic in cinema history. The full text is as follows: To Kill a Mockingbird is a 1962 film directed by Robert Mulligan and based on the novel of the same name by Harper Lee. ... True Grit by Charles Portis first appeared as a 1968 short story in The Saturday Evening Post. ... Major Franklin Frank Marion Burns was a character in both M*A*S*H the film and the television series. ... MASH is a 1970 satirical American dark comedy film directed by Robert Altman and based on the novel MASH: A Novel About Three Army Doctors by Richard Hooker. ... Thomas Tom Feargal Hagen is a fictional character in the Godfather books and films. ... This article is about the 1972 film. ... The Godfather Part II is a 1974 motion picture directed by Francis Ford Coppola from a script he co-wrote with Mario Puzo. ... The Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor is one of the awards given to male actors working in the motion picture industry by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences; nominations are made by Academy members who are actors and actresses. ... A Civil Action is a 1998 film, starring John Travolta (as plaintiffs attorney Jan Schlichtmann) and Robert Duvall, based on the book of the same name by Jonathan Harr. ... Apocalypse Now is a 1979 Academy Award and Golden Globe winning American film set during the Vietnam War. ... The Academy Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role is one of the awards given to actors working in the motion picture industry by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences; nominations are made by Academy members who are actors and actresses. ... Tender Mercies is a 1983 film which tells the story of an alcoholic country music singer whose friendship with a young widow and her son helps to turn his life and his career around. ... American cultural icons. ...

Duvall (left) alongside Al Pacino in The Godfather (1972)
Duvall (left) alongside Al Pacino in The Godfather (1972)

You smell that? Do you smell that? Napalm, son. Nothing else in the world smells like that. I love the smell of napalm in the morning. You know, one time we had a hill bombed, for twelve hours. When it was all over I walked up. We didn't find one of 'em, not one stinkin' dink body. The smell, you know that gasoline smell, the whole hill. Smelled like... victory. (Pause) Some day this war is going to end.... Image File history File links This is a screenshot of a copyrighted website, video game graphic, computer program graphic, television broadcast, or film. ... Image File history File links This is a screenshot of a copyrighted website, video game graphic, computer program graphic, television broadcast, or film. ... Alfredo James Pacino (born April 25, 1940) is an Academy, Golden Globe, Tony, BAFTA, Emmy, and SAG award winning American actor who is best known for playing the roles of Tony Montana in the 1983 film Scarface and Michael Corleone in The Godfather Trilogy . ... This article is about the 1972 film. ... A simulated Napalm explosion during MCAS Air Show in 2003. ...

He directed the critically acclaimed The Apostle, about a preacher on the run from the law, and Assassination Tango (2002), a thriller about one of his favorite hobbies, tango. He was awarded the National Medal of Arts in 2005. He received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on September 18, 2003. For the oldest animated feature film (from 1917), see El Apóstol. ... Assassination Tango is a 2002 movie by Robert Duvall who directed and acted in it. ... A couple dances Argentine Tango. ... The National Medal of Arts is an award and title bestowed on selected honorees by the National Endowment for the Arts. ... Buskers perform on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. ... is the 261st day of the year (262nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


Duvall portrayed General Robert E. Lee in Gods and Generals in 2003 and is actually a relative of the Confederate general. He has stated in several forums, including CBS Sunday Morning, that his favorite role was that of Augustus "Gus" McCrae in Lonesome Dove. // For other uses, see Robert E. Lee (disambiguation). ... For other uses, see Gods and Generals (disambiguation). ... Some Confederate soldiers The Confederate States Army (CSA) was organized in February 1861 to defend the newly formed Confederate States of America from military action by the United States government. ... This does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... Augustus McCrae, commonly known simply as Gus for short, is a fictional Texas Ranger who appears in three books in the Lonesome Dove series. ... Lonesome Dove, written by Larry McMurtry, is a Pulitzer Prize-winning western novel and the first published book of the Lonesome Dove series. ...


Personal life

Duvall is close friends with Dustin Hoffman and Gene Hackman, both of whom he has known since their struggling actor days. He has been married four times: Dustin Lee Hoffman (born August 8, 1937) is a two-time Academy Award-winning, BAFTA-winning, and five-time Golden Globe-winning American method actor. ... Eugene Allen Gene Hackman[1] (born January 30, 1930) is a two-time Academy Award-winning American actor. ...

  • Barbara Benjamin (1964–1975)
  • Gail Youngs (1982–1986)
  • Sharon Brophy (1991–1996)
  • Luciana Pedraza (2005–present)

He met Pedraza on a street in Buenos Aires, Argentina. They were both born on January 5, but Duvall is 41 years older. They have been together since 1997. Duvall speaks fluent Spanish and maintains a farm in The Plains in Fauquier County, Virginia. He has the same birthday as Godfather co-star Diane Keaton who was born in 1946. His favorite city is Buenos Aires. He is an avid Tango dancer and soccer fan. This page is a candidate for speedy deletion, because: it is patent nonsense. ... For other uses, see Buenos Aires (disambiguation). ... Fauquier County is a county located in the state of Virginia. ... This article is about the U.S. state. ... Diane Keaton (born Diane Hall on January 5, 1946) is an Academy Award-winning American film actress, director and producer. ... A couple dances Argentine Tango. ... A player (wearing the red kit) has penetrated the defence (in the white kit) and is taking a shot at goal. ...


Duvall's political views are variously described as libertarian or conservative.[4] He was personally invited to Republican President George W. Bush's inauguration in 2001. On Wednesday, September 5, 2007, Duvall announced his support for Republican Presidential candidate Rudy Giuliani.[5] Politics is the process by which decisions are made within groups. ... See also Libertarianism and Libertarian Party Libertarian,is a term for person who has made a conscious and principled commitment, evidenced by a statement or Pledge, to forswear violating others rights and usually living in voluntary communities: thus in law no longer subject to government supervision. ... Conservative may refer to: Conservatism, political philosophy A member of a Conservative Party Conservative extension, premise of deductive logic Conservativity theorem, mathematical proof of conservative extension Conservative Judaism britney spears Category: ... The Republican Party is one of two major contemporary political parties in the United States of America, along with the Democratic Party. ... Federal courts Supreme Court Circuit Courts of Appeal District Courts Elections Presidential elections Midterm elections Political Parties Democratic Republican Third parties State & Local government Governors Legislatures (List) State Courts Local Government Other countries Atlas  US Government Portal      For other uses, see President of the United States (disambiguation). ... George Walker Bush (born July 6, 1946) is the forty-third and current President of the United States of America, originally inaugurated on January 20, 2001. ... An inauguration is a ceremony of formal investiture whereby an individual assumes an office or position of authority or power. ... ... Rudolph William Louis Giuliani III, (born May 28, 1944) is an American lawyer, prosecutor, businessman, and Republican politician from the state of New York. ...


Duvall is distantly related to President Harry Truman, Wallis Warfield Simpson (Duchess of Windsor), Vice President Dick Cheney, and U.S. Senator Barack Obama. All are related through ancestor Mareen Duvall.


Academy Awards

Wins:

Nominations: The Academy Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role is one of the awards given to actors working in the motion picture industry by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences; nominations are made by Academy members who are actors and actresses. ... Tender Mercies is a 1983 film which tells the story of an alcoholic country music singer whose friendship with a young widow and her son helps to turn his life and his career around. ...

Duvall starred in two of Francis Ford Coppola's acclaimed works: The Godfather series and Apocalypse Now. Here is a screen capture from Apocalypse Now when he recites his most famous line, "I love the smell of napalm in the morning," rated the most popular line in cinema by a poll conducted by the BBC.

The Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor is one of the awards given to male actors working in the motion picture industry by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences; nominations are made by Academy members who are actors and actresses. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Robertduval2. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Robertduval2. ... Apocalypse Now is a 1979 Academy Award and Golden Globe winning American film set during the Vietnam War. ... WHO KNOWS. ... For the oldest animated feature film (from 1917), see El Apóstol. ... A Civil Action is a 1998 film, starring John Travolta (as plaintiffs attorney Jan Schlichtmann) and Robert Duvall, based on the book of the same name by Jonathan Harr. ...

Filmography

Awards
Preceded by
John Hurt
for Midnight Express
BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role
1980
for Apocalypse Now
Succeeded by
Ian Holm
for Chariots of Fire
Preceded by
John Hurt
for Midnight Express
Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor - Motion Picture
1980
for Apocalypse Now
Succeeded by
Timothy Hutton
for Ordinary People
Preceded by
Ben Kingsley
for Gandhi
Academy Award for Best Actor
1983
for Tender Mercies
Succeeded by
F. Murray Abraham
for Amadeus
Preceded by
Ben Kingsley
for Gandhi
Golden Globe Award for Best Actor - Motion Picture Drama
1983
for Tender Mercies
Succeeded by
F. Murray Abraham
for Amadeus
Preceded by
Stacy Keachfor Hemingway
Michael Caine for Jack the Ripper
Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
1990
for Lonesome Dove
Succeeded by
James Garner
for Decoration Day
Preceded by
Beau Bridges
for Without Warning: The James Brady Story
Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
1993
for Stalin
Succeeded by
James Garner
for Barbarians at the Gate
Preceded by
Robin Williams
for Good Will Hunting
Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role - Motion Picture
1998
for A Civil Action
Succeeded by
Michael Caine
for The Cider House Rules
Preceded by
Andre Braugher
for Thief
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor - Miniseries or a Movie
2007
for Broken Trail
Succeeded by
TBD

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Bullitt is a 1968 action crime mystery thriller film starring Steve McQueen, Robert Vaughn and Jacqueline Bisset, with Don Gordon, Robert Duvall, Carl Reindel, Felice Orlandi, Vic Tayback, Pat Renella, Paul Genge, Bill Hickman, Norman Fell and Brandy Carroll. ... True Grit by Charles Portis first appeared as a 1968 short story in The Saturday Evening Post. ... The Rain People is a 1969 film by Francis Ford Coppola. ... M*A*S*H is a 1970 satirical American dark comedy film directed by Robert Altman, based extremely loosely on the novel written by Richard Hooker. ... For other characters named Burns, see Burns (disambiguation). ... THX 1138 was George Lucas first full length movie. ... Lawman is a 1971 western movie with Burt Lancaster, Robert Ryan, Lee J. Cobb, and Robert Duvall. ... This article is about the 1972 film. ... Thomas Tom Feargal Hagen is a fictional character in the Godfather books and films. ... Joe Kidd is a 1972 American film starring Clint Eastwood and Robert Duvall and directed by John Sturges. ... The Outfit is a 1973 film directed by John Flynn. ... The Conversation is an Academy Award nominated 1974 mystery thriller about audio surveillance, written and directed by Francis Ford Coppola and starring Gene Hackman, John Cazale, Teri Garr, and Cindy Williams; it also features an early performance by Harrison Ford and an uncredited appearance from Robert Duvall. ... Al Pacino as Don Michael Corleone in The Godfather Part II The Godfather, Part II is the 1974 sequel to The Godfather. ... This article contains a trivia section. ... Breakout is a 1975 action film starring Charles Bronson, Jill Ireland, Robert Duvall, John Huston, and Randy Quaid. ... The Eagle Has Landed is a book by Jack Higgins first published in 1975. ... The Seven-Per-Cent Solution (1976) is a Sherlock Holmes pastiche by Nicholas Meyer. ... Apocalypse Now is a 1979 Academy Award and Golden Globe winning American film set during the Vietnam War. ... WHO KNOWS. ... True Confessions is a fictional story based on the Black Dahlia murder case in 1947. ... Tender Mercies is a 1983 film which tells the story of an alcoholic country music singer whose friendship with a young widow and her son helps to turn his life and his career around. ... The Natural is a 1952 novel about baseball written by Bernard Malamud. ... Colors is a 1988 film starring Sean Penn and Robert Duvall and directed by Dennis Hopper. ... Lonesome Dove, written by Larry McMurtry, is a Pulitzer Prize-winning western novel and the first published book of the Lonesome Dove series. ... Augustus McCrae, commonly known simply as Gus for short, is a fictional Texas Ranger who appears in three books in the Lonesome Dove series. ... Days of Thunder is an auto racing drama film released in 1990 by producers Don Simpson and Jerry Bruckheimer and director Tony Scott. ... The Handmaids Tale is a 1990 film adaptation of The Handmaids Tale (novel, Margaret Atwood) was directed by Volker Schlöndorff. ... Newsies is a 1992 Disney live action film musical starring Christian Bale, David Moscow, and Bill Pullman. ... This article contains a trivia section. ... Wrestling Ernest Hemingway is a 1993 movie directed by Randa Haines and written by Steve Conrad starring Richard Harris, Robert Duvall, Sandra Bullock, Shirley MacLaine and Piper Laurie. ... For other uses see The Paper (disambiguation) The Paper is a 1994 film directed by Ron Howard that stars Michael Keaton. ... The Stars Fell on Henrietta is a 1995 drama film from Warner Bros. ... The Scarlet Letter is the 1995 film version of the classic Nathaniel Hawthorne novel, The Scarlet Letter. ... This article is about the 1996 film. ... The Man Who Captured Eichmann is a 1996 movie about the capture of Nazi war criminal Adolf Eichmann by the Israeli secret service Mossad. ... A Family Thing is a 1996 film starring Robert Duvall, James Earl Jones and Irma P. Hall. ... Phenomenon is a 1996 drama, romance, and fantasy film written by Gerald Di Pego, directed by Jon Turteltaub, and starring John Travolta, Kyra Sedgwick, Forest Whitaker, and Robert Duvall. ... For the oldest animated feature film (from 1917), see El Apóstol. ... The Gingerbread Man is a 1998 legal thriller film directed by Robert Altman and based on a discarded John Grisham manuscript. ... Deep Impact is a 1998 science fiction disaster film released by Paramount Pictures and DreamWorks Pictures. ... Gone in Sixty Seconds is a 2000 action film, starring Nicolas Cage, directed by Dominic Sena, and written by Scott Rosenberg. ... The 6th Day is a 2000 action movie starring Arnold Schwarzenegger. ... A Shot at Glory is a film by Michael Corrente released in 2001 (but made in 1999), starring Robert Duvall and the Scottish football international Ally McCoist. ... John Q is a 2002 movie starring Denzel Washington as John Quincy Archibald, a father and husband whose son is diagnosed with an enlarged heart and then finds out he cannot receive a transplant because insurance wont cover it. ... Assassination Tango is a 2002 movie by Robert Duvall who directed and acted in it. ... For other uses, see Gods and Generals (disambiguation). ... Secondhand Lions is a 2003 American adventure/comedy film about a young boy who is sent to live with his two eccentric but mysterious great-uncles on a farm in Texas. ... Open Range is a 2003 movie based on the novel The Open Range Men by Lauran Paine. ... Promotional poster for Kicking & Screaming Kicking & Screaming is a 2005 comedy film, directed by Jesse Dylan. ... Thank You for Smoking is a 2006, Golden Globe nominated film satire directed by Jason Reitman and produced by David O. Sacks. ... Broken Trail is a 2006 revisionist Western miniseries based on a true story that originally aired on American Movie Classics as their first original movie. ... An Emmy Award. ... Lucky You is a 2007 film. ... For the video game based on the film, see Bee Movie Game. ... We Own the Night is a crime/drama film written and directed by James Gray and starring Joaquin Phoenix, Mark Wahlberg, Eva Mendes and Robert Duvall. ... Glad All Over is a song recorded by The Dave Clark Five; it was written by group members Mike Smith and Dave Clark. ... The Last Full Measure (published May 19, 1998 by Ballantine Books; ISBN 0345404912) is the sequel to The Killer Angels and Gods and Generals. ... For the singer, see Mississippi John Hurt. ... Midnight Express is a 1978 film, based on Billy Hayes book of the same name adapted into screenplay by Oliver Stone. ... In the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role actors of all nationalities are eligible to receive the award. ... Apocalypse Now is a 1979 Academy Award and Golden Globe winning American film set during the Vietnam War. ... Sir Ian Holm Sir Ian Holm CBE (born 12 September 1931), born as Ian Holm Cuthbert, is an English actor. ... Chariots of Fire is a British film released in 1981. ... For the singer, see Mississippi John Hurt. ... Midnight Express is a 1978 film, based on Billy Hayes book of the same name adapted into screenplay by Oliver Stone. ... Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor - Motion Picture was first awarded by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association in 1944 for a performance in a motion picture released in the previous year. ... Apocalypse Now is a 1979 Academy Award and Golden Globe winning American film set during the Vietnam War. ... Image:Timhut. ... This article is about the film. ... 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Hemingway can mean: Ernest Hemingway, American writer (1899 – 1961) Margaux Hemingway, American actress (1955 – 1996) Mariel Hemingway, American actress (born 1961) George Hemingway, American businessman (born 1947) Hemingway: On The Edge, a one-man American play Hemingway, South Carolina, a town in the U.S. state of South Carolina Hemingway... This article is about the English actor. ... Jack the Ripper is the pseudonym given to an unidentified serial killer active in the largely impoverished Whitechapel area of London, England in the second half of 1888. ... Best Actor in a Mini-series or Motion Picture Made for Television For the main article see Golden Globe Award. ... Lonesome Dove, written by Larry McMurtry, is a Pulitzer Prize-winning western novel and the first published book of the Lonesome Dove series. ... For other uses, see James Garner (disambiguation). ... Decoration Day is a 1990 film based on a novel by John William Corrington of the same name. ... Beau Bridges, (born Lloyd Vernet Bridges III on December 9, 1941 in Los Angeles, California), is an American actor. ... Iosif (usually anglicized as Joseph) Vissarionovich Stalin (Russian: Иосиф Виссарионович Сталин), original name Ioseb Jughashvili (Georgian: იოსებ ჯუღაშვი&#4314... For other uses, see James Garner (disambiguation). ... Barbarians at the Gate: The Fall of RJR Nabisco (ISBN 0060161728) is a book by Bryan Burrough and John Helyar, about the leveraged buyout (LBO) of RJR Nabisco. ... For other persons named Robin Williams, see Robin Williams (disambiguation). ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... The Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role is an award given by the Screen Actors Guild to honor the finest acting achievements in film. ... 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References

  1. ^ http://www.newenglandancestors.org/education/articles/research/special_guests/gary_boyd_roberts/gbr83.asp
  2. ^ http://transcripts.cnn.com/TRANSCRIPTS/0302/15/smn.18.html
  3. ^ http://www.adherents.com/people/pd/Robert_Duvall.html
  4. ^ http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2004/01/06/60II/main591671.shtml
  5. ^ http://www.joinrudy2008.com/article/pr/764

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NAME Duvall, Robert
ALTERNATIVE NAMES
SHORT DESCRIPTION actor
DATE OF BIRTH January 5, 1931
PLACE OF BIRTH San Diego, California, U.S.
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Duvall portrayed General Robert E. Lee in Gods and Generals in 2003 and is actually a relative of the historical figure.
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Duvall created a fascinating character for himself and let him bounce between the streets and dancehalls of New York and the small tango clubs of Buenos Aires, bringing many of his passions to screen.
Robert Duvall: A guy who does what he does for a living well and does it well enough so he can have time to do other things.
Are there parts of yourself that you identify in John J? Duvall: He's a guy obsessed with learning something new, a guy who wants to love a family, who's never had a chance to love before, to have that sense of family, that sense of friendship and loyalty among friends.
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