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Robert Duvall at the premiere of The Road during the 2009 Toronto International Film Festival.
Born Robert Selden Duvall
January 5, 1931 (1931-01-05) (age 79)
San Diego, California, U.S.
Occupation Actor, director
Years active 1959–present
Spouse(s) Barbara Benjamin (1964–1975)
Gail Youngs (1982–1986)
Sharon Brophy (1991–1996)
Luciana Pedraza (2004–present)
.Robert Selden Duvall (born January 5, 1931) is an American actor and director.^ Robert duvall actor Robert duvall resta...
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^ Robert Selden Duvall is an American actor and director.

^ Robert Selden Duvall was born on January 5, 1931, in San Diego, California.
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.He has won an Academy Award, two Emmy Awards, and four Golden Globe Awards.^ He won a Golden Globe Award and earned an Emmy Award nomination.
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^ He has won an Academy Award, two Emmy Awards, and four Golden Globe Awards.

^ Since then he’s gone on to win an Academy Award, two Emmys and four Golden Globes.
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.He began his career appearing in theatre during the late 1950s, moving into small to supporting television and film roles during the early 1960s in such works as To Kill a Mockingbird (1962) and Captain Newman, M.D. (1963).^ To Kill a Mockingbird 1962 dir.

^ For the next several years, he continued to appear in small film and television roles.
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^ To Kill a Mockingbird (1962) 79.
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.He started to land much larger roles during the early 1970s with movies like MASH (1970) and THX 1138 (1971).^ THX 1138 1971 dir.

^ THX 1138 (1971) 78.
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^ THX 1138 (1971) more movies like this .
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.This was followed by a series of critical successes: The Godfather (1972), The Godfather Part II (1974), Network (1976), The Great Santini (1979), Apocalypse Now (1979), and True Confessions (1981).^ Robert received an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor in A Civil Action and for his role as Colonel Kilgore in Apocalypse Now (1979).
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^ Robert Duvall played Jesse James in The Great Northfield, Minnesota Raid Who did Robert Duvall play in The Godfather Part II ?
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^ Falk played a crazed CIA agent who dupes his in-law, a New York City dentist, into joining a scheme to rob the U.S. His screen debut was as Boo Radley in the critically acclaimed To Kill a Mockingbird (1962) but his breakout role was a decade later as Tom Hagen in The Godfather (1972) and The Godfather Part II (1974).

.Since then Duvall has remained an important presence in both film and television with such productions as Tender Mercies (1983), The Natural (1984), Colors (1988), Lonesome Dove (1989), Stalin (1992), The Man Who Captured Eichmann (1996), The Apostle (1997), A Civil Action (1998), Gods and Generals (2003) and Broken Trail (2006).^ Both films also feature romance and action in an ...
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^ Tender Mercies (1983) Producer .
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^ His films include The Godfather (1972), Tender Mercies (1983) and The Apostle (1997), which he also wrote and directed.
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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.^ Veteran actor and director Robert Duvall was born on January 5, 1931, in San Diego, CA, to Mildred Virginia who was related to American Civil War General Robert E. Lee, and William Howard Duvall, a Virginia-born career military officer who later became a U.S. Navy admiral.
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^ Robert Duvall was born in San Diego, California and grew up mostly in Annapolis, Maryland.
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^ Duvall's father, William Howard Duvall, was a former US Navy admiral with French Huguenot roots; his mother was an amateur actress and a descendant of American Civil War General Robert E. Lee.
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[1][2] .Duvall's father was a Methodist and his mother was a Christian Scientist, and Duvall was reared in the Christian Science religion.^ Duvall's father was a Methodist and his mother was a Christian Scientist, and Duvall was reared in the Christian Science religion.
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^ His father was a Methodist and his mother was a Christian Scientist; Robert Duvall was raised in the Christian Science religion, which Robert Duvall claims to follow today despite many years living a decidedly un-Christian lifestyle (as Robert Duvall states in a 2006 article in Vanity Fair).

^ Robert's father was a Methodist and his mother was a Christian Scientist; he was raised in the Christian Science religion, which he claims to follow today despite many years living a decidedly un-Christian lifestyle (as he states in a 2006 article in Vanity Fair).
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[3] .Duvall grew up in a military family, living for a time in Annapolis, Maryland, near the United States Naval Academy.^ You grew up in a military family, right?
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^ His father, Howard, was a U.S. Navy admiral, and during Duvall's youth, his family resided close to the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland.
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^ Duvall grew up in a military family, living for a time in Annapolis, Maryland, near the United States Naval Academy.
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He attended Severn School in Severna Park, Maryland and The Principia in St. Louis, Missouri and graduated, in 1953, 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, leaving as Private First Class.^ In 1953 and 1954 he served in the Army, achieving the rank of Private First Class and was awarded the National Defense Service Medal.
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^ From August 19, 1953, to August 20, 1954, young Robert served in the United States Army, before finally studying Acting at the Neighborhood Playhouse in New York.

^ 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 awarded the National Defense Service Medal.
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.While stationed at Camp Gordon (now known as Fort Gordon) in Georgia, Duvall acted in an amateur production of the comedy "Room Service" in nearby Augusta.^ While stationed at Camp Gordon (now known as Fort Gordon) in Georgia, Duvall acted in an amateur production of the comedy "Room Service" in nearby Augusta.
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^ Coming to New York after two years of military service in Korea, Duvall trained at the Neighborhood Playhouse before acting in stock theater and off-Broadway productions.
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^ After military service, Duvall studied acting at New York's Neighborhood Playhouse and made off-Broadway appearances.
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.After leaving the Army, Duvall studied acting at the Neighborhood Playhouse School of Theatre in New York under Sanford Meisner.^ After leaving the Army, Duvall studied acting at the Neighborhood Playhouse School of Theatre in New York under Sanford Meisner.
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^ In the years that followed, he studied drama under the noted acting teacher Sanford Meisner at New York’s Neighborhood Playhouse and appeared in Off-Broadway and Broadway plays.
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^ He began attending The Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre In New York City on the G.I. Bill in 1955, studying under Sanford Meisner along with Dustin Hoffman , with whom Duvall shared an apartment.
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.While working to become an actor, he worked as a Manhattan post office clerk.^ Later, while struggling to be an actor, he also worked as a post office clerk, but quit after six months.

^ While working to become an actor, he worked as a Manhattan post office clerk.
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^ While struggling as an actor, Robert Duvall worked at a Manhattan post office as a clerk but quit after six months.

.Duvall is friends with actors Dustin Hoffman and Gene Hackman whom he knew during their years as struggling actors.^ Robert Duvall is close friends with Dustin Hoffman and Gene Hackman, both of whom he's known since their struggling actor days.
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^ Duvall is friends with actors Dustin Hoffman and Gene Hackman whom he knew during their years as struggling actors.
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^ Extra credit : As a young actor Duvall once shared an apartment with Dustin Hoffman and Gene Hackman ...
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[4] .At one point, Duvall roomed with Hoffman while they were looking for work.^ At one point, Duvall roomed with Hoffman while they were looking for work.
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^ Duvall himself is not one to analyse his work.
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^ I may work with Terry Gilliam next - if they get the money - to play Don Quixote de la Mancha, " said Duvall.
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Early career: 1958–1969

Duvall began his career in the theatre, making his professional debut Off-Broadway at the Gate Theatre as Frank Gardner in George Bernard Shaw's Mrs. Warren's Profession on June 25, 1958. Other notable early theatre credits include the role of Doug in the premiere of Michael Shurtleff's Call Me By My Rightful Name in 1961 and the role of Bob Smith in the premiere of William Snyder's The Days and Nights of BeeBee Fenstermaker in 1962, both at Off-Broadway theatres. .He won an Obie Award in 1965 for his performance of Eddie in Arthur Miller's A View From the Bridge at the Sheridan Square Playhouse; a production directed by Ulu Grosbard and Dustin Hoffman.^ In 1965 he won an Obie for his performance as the hero in a revival of A View From the Bridge .
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^ After a two year stint in the U.S. Army, Duvall used the G.I. Bill to take classes at The Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre in New York with Dustin Hoffman.
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^ In 1965, Duvall won an Obie for his performance as the hero in a revival of Arthur Miller's "A View From the Bridge."
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.The following year he made his Broadway debut as Harry Roat, Jr in Frederick Knott's Wait Until Dark.^ The following year he made his Broadway debut as Harry Roat, Jr in Frederick Knott's Wait Until Dark .
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^ He spent most of 1966 in the Broadway hit Wait Until Dark .
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^ In the years that followed, he studied drama under the noted acting teacher Sanford Meisner at New York’s Neighborhood Playhouse and appeared in Off-Broadway and Broadway plays.
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.In 1959, Duvall made his first television appearance on Armstrong Circle Theatre in the episode The Jailbreak.^ Duvall’s rare television appearances nevertheless made an impact.
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^ In 1959, Duvall made his first television appearance on Armstrong Circle Theatre in the episode The Jailbreak .
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^ Duvall's rare television appearances nevertheless made an impact.
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.He appeared regularly on television as a guest actor during the 1960s, often in action, suspense, detective, or crime dramas.^ He appeared regularly on television as a guest actor during the 1960s, often in action, suspense, detective, or crime dramas.
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^ Duvall got his start on television in 1959, and made guest appearances during the early ‘60s on such series as Alfred Hitchcock Presents , The Outer Limits and The Fugitive .
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^ During the film, friends of the actors applauded when they appeared on screen… by Lisa Walker .
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.His appearances during this time include performances on Alfred Hitchcock Presents, Naked City, The Untouchables, Route 66, The Twilight Zone, The Outer Limits, The Fugitive, T.H.E. Cat, The Time Tunnel and The Mod Squad to name just a few.^ Alfred Hitchcock Presents 1 episode Season 7 Episode 14: Bad Actor (1962) Broken Trail Prentice Ritter .
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^ His appearances during this time include performances on Alfred Hitchcock Presents , Naked City , The Untouchables , Route 66 , The Twilight Zone , The Outer Limits , The Fugitive , T.H.E. Cat , and The Mod Squad to name just a few.
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^ Began appearing on episodic TV, including "The Twilight Zone" and "The Outer Limits" .
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.Duvall's screen debut was as Boo Radley in the critically acclaimed To Kill a Mockingbird (1962).^ It was Foote who later recommended Duvall for the role of Boo Radley in To Kill a Mockingbird , which was his film debut.
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^ He was first cast as the character 'Arthur 'Boo' Radley' in 'To Kill a Mockingbird' in the year 1962.
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^ To Kill a Mockingbird 1962 dir.

.He was cast in the film on the recommendation of screenwriter Horton Foote, who met Duvall at Neighborhood Playhouse during a 1957 production of Foote's play, The Midnight Caller.^ Meisner would be influential in helping establish Duvall's career when he cast him in the play The Midnight Caller by writer Horton Foote.
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^ He was cast in the film on the recommendation of screenwriter Horton Foote, who met Duvall at Neighborhood Playhouse during a 1957 production of Foote's play, The Midnight Caller .
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^ Fist association with playwright Horton Foote, NYC production of "The Midnight Caller" .
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.Foote, who would collaborate with Duvall many more times over the course of their careers, said he believed Duvall had a particular love of common people and ability to infuse fascinating revelations into his roles.^ Foote, who would collaborate with Duvall many more times over the course of their careers, said he believed Duvall had a particular love of common people and ability to infuse fascinating revelations into his roles.
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^ Other times it would be more scripted.

^ He provided me with some great roles, like Tender Mercies [for which the six-times Oscar-nominated Duvall won 1983s Best Actor award].

.Foote has described Duvall as "our number one actor."^ Foote has described Duvall as "our number one actor."
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^ Foote denied this, claiming he found it too constraining to write roles for specific actors, but he did hope Duvall would be cast.
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^ Sanford Meisner, who trained many of our most important actors, was the first to recognize Duvall’s potential, and cast him in Tennessee William’s, Camino Real and Horton Foote’s The Midnight Caller .
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[5]
.After To Kill a Mockingbird, Duvall appeared in a number of films during the 1960s, mostly in mid sized parts but also in a few larger supporting roles.^ Duvall made a memorable film debut in To kill a mockingbird (1962).
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^ After To Kill a Mockingbird , Duvall appeared in a number of films during the 1960s, mostly in mid sized parts but also in a few larger supporting roles.
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^ Duvall received an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor in A Civil Action and for his iconic role in Apocalypse Now (1979).
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.Some of his more notable appearances include the role of Capt.^ Some of his more notable appearances include the role of Capt.
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.Paul Cabot Winston in Captain Newman, M.D. (1963), Chiz in Countdown (1968), Gordon in The Rain People (1969), and the notorious malefactor "Lucky" Ned Pepper in True Grit (1969), in which he engaged in a climactic shootout with John Wayne's Rooster Cogburn on horseback.^ The first was as the unpredictable Ned Pepper in "True Grit" (1969), regarded by many as the definitive "John Wayne western."
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^ Paul Cabot Winston in Captain Newman, M.D. (1963), Chiz in Countdown (1968), Gordon in The Rain People (1969), and the notorious malefactor "Lucky" Ned Pepper in True Grit (1969), in which he engaged in a climactic shootout with John Wayne's Rooster Cogburn on horseback.
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^ Movie Reviews 1960 Reviews 1961 Reviews 1962 Reviews 1963 Reviews 1964 Reviews 1965 Reviews 1966 Reviews 1967 Reviews 1968 Reviews 1969 Reviews .

Mid career: 1970–1989

.Duvall became an important presence in American films beginning in the 1970s.^ Despite slapdash beginnings, their work together has produced some of Duvall's greatest roles and many of Coppola's most critically-acclaimed films.
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^ The film also tells about Vito Corleone's beginnings and how he became one of the most powerful men in New York.
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^ Robert Selden Duvall (born January 5, 1931) is an Academy Award-winning American film actor and director.

.He drew a considerable amount of attention in 1970 for his portrayal of Major Frank Burns in the film MASH and for his portrayal of the title role in the cult classic THX 1138 in 1971. His first major critical success came portraying consigliere (family counsel) Tom Hagen in The Godfather (1972) and The Godfather Part II (1974).^ In late 1971, director Francis Ford Coppola tapped Duvall for the part of Tom Hagen, the loyal Corleone family consigliere in "The Godfather" (1972).
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^ His profile increased immensely following strong supporting roles in The Godfather (1972) and The Godfather: Part II (1974).
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^ In late 1971, director Francis Ford Coppola tapped Duvall for the part of Tom Hagen, the loyal Corleone family consigliere in “The Godfather” (1972).
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.The former film earned him an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor.^ The former film earned him an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor.
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^ Best Supporting Actor (win) Apocalypse Now 1979 British Academy Awards   .
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^ He received a Best Supporting Actor Oscar nomination for his intense portrayal.
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He also played a supporting role in "The Eagle Has Landed" which was made in 1976.
He received another Oscar nomination for Best Supporting Actor and won both a BAFTA Award and Golden Globe Award for his role as Lt. Colonel Kilgore in Apocalypse Now (1979). .His line "I love the smell of napalm in the morning" from Apocalypse Now is now regarded as iconic in cinema history.^ The movie's line "I love the smell of napalm in the morning."
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^ Kilgore: I love the smell of napalm in the morning.
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^ I love the smell of a collectors edition in the morning.
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The full text is as follows:
You smell that? Do you smell that? Napalm, son. .Nothing else in the world smells like that.^ Nothing else in the world smells like that.
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^ As the world now knows, nothing goes together like Vince Vaughn and Christmas .
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.I love the smell of napalm in the morning.^ I love the smell of the paparazzi being napalmed in the morning.
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^ The movie's line "I love the smell of napalm in the morning."
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^ Kilgore: I love the smell of napalm in the morning.
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.You know, one time we had a hill bombed, for twelve hours.^ You know, one time we had a hill bombed, for twelve hours.
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^ D'you know, one time we had a hail bomb, for 12 hours.
  • Robert Duvall 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC www.tcm.com [Source type: General]

^ You know, one time we had a hill bombed, for 12 hours.
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.When it was all over I walked up.^ When it was all over, I walked up.
  • Robert Duvall Best Movies and Characters - Robert Duvall 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC www.flixster.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ When it was all over I walked up.
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  • BBC NEWS | Entertainment | 'Napalm' speech tops movie poll 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC news.bbc.co.uk [Source type: General]
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^ When it was all over I walked up ...
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.We didn't find one of 'em, not one stinkin' dink body.^ We didn't find one of 'em, not one stinkin' dink body.
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But the smell! .You know - that gasoline smell...^ The smell, you know that gasoline smell, the whole hill.
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^ You know that, that gasoline smell?
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the whole hill! Smelled like... victory.
.(Pause)
Some day this war is going to end...
^ (Pause) Some day this war is going to end...

^ Some day this thread's gonna end.
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^ "Some day this thread's gonna end.............................................................................
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.Duvall received a BAFTA Award nomination for his portrayal of television executive Frank Hackett in the critically acclaimed film Network (1976) and garnered an Oscar nomination for Best Actor in a Leading Role in The Great Santini (1979) as the hard-boiled Marine and overbearing parent LtCol.^ Earned first Best Actor Academy Award nomination for his portrayal of a hard-nosed military man in "The Great Santini" .
  • Robert Duvall 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC www.tcm.com [Source type: General]

^ He received the first of his six Academy Award nominations for the role.
  • Robert Duvall - Biography 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC www.imdb.com [Source type: General]

^ Robert Duvall received an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor in A Civil Action and for his role as Colonel Kilgore in Apocalypse Now (1979).

"Bull" Meechum. .The latter role was loosely based on a Marine aviator, Colonel Donald Conroy, the father of the book's author Pat Conroy.^ The latter role was loosely based on a world-famous Marine aviator, Colonel Donald Conroy.
  • Radio Swiss Jazz - Robert Duvall - Biography 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC www.radioswissjazz.ch [Source type: General]

^ Robert Duvall 's character, Col. Bill Killgore, was loosely based on author and syndicated columnist Col. David Hackworth's exploits in Viet Nam.
  • Robert Duvall Best Movies and Characters - Robert Duvall 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC www.flixster.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.He also portrayed United States President Dwight D. Eisenhower in the television miniseries Ike (1979).^ He also portrayed United States President Dwight D. Eisenhower is the television miniseries Ike (1979).
  • Radio Swiss Jazz - Robert Duvall - Biography 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC www.radioswissjazz.ch [Source type: General]

^ In 1978, he appeared with Laurence Olivier in The Betsy and also starred as General Dwight D. Eisenhower in the TV movie Ike: The War Years -- a role he reprised for the 1979 TV mini-series Ike .
  • Robert Duvall Celebrity Profile, News, Gossip & Photos - AskMen.com UK 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC uk.askmen.com [Source type: General]

^ Hes played legendary characters from Tom Hayden of The Godfather to Dwight D. Eisenhower in the miniseries Ike.
  • February 2003 | blackfilm.com | features | interviews | gods and generals : an interview with robert duvall 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC blackfilm.com [Source type: General]

.In 1977 Duvall returned to Broadway to appear as Walter Cole in David Mamet's American Buffalo.^ In 1977 Duvall returned to Broadway to appear as Walter Cole in David Mamet's American Buffalo .
  • Radio Swiss Jazz - Robert Duvall - Biography 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC www.radioswissjazz.ch [Source type: General]

^ Last stage performance (to date) the Broadway run of David Mamet's "American Buffalo" .
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^ In its ne plus ultra manifestation, the car scene in The Killer Elite , it finally suggests the hysterical or neurotic underpinnings of hypermasculinity--territory Duvall would definitively map in his legendary performance as Teach in Ulu Grosbard's Broadway production of David Mamet's American Buffalo in 1977.

.For his performance he received a Drama Desk Award nomination for Outstanding Actor in a Play.^ For his performance he received a Drama Desk Award nomination for Outstanding Actor in a Play.
  • Radio Swiss Jazz - Robert Duvall - Biography 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC www.radioswissjazz.ch [Source type: General]

^ Robert received an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor in A Civil Action and for his role as Colonel Kilgore in Apocalypse Now (1979).
  • Robert Duvall Biography 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC the-planets.com [Source type: General]

^ One of the most sought after actors in Hollywood, Duvall was nominated for Academy Awards for his performances in The Godfather, Apocalypse Now, The Great Santini (1980), The Apostle (1997) and A Civil Action (1998).
  • Robert Duvall bio: We Own the Night Actor 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC www.tribute.ca [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
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.To date, Duvall has not returned to the New York stage.^ To date, Duvall has not returned to the New York stage.
  • Radio Swiss Jazz - Robert Duvall - Biography 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC www.radioswissjazz.ch [Source type: General]

^ As the son of a Navy officer, Duvall began his career Off-Broadway in New York City.
  • Robert Duvall Does The Tango - CBS News 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC www.cbsnews.com [Source type: General]

^ Duvall studied acting at The Neighborhood Playhouse School of Theatre in New York under Sanford Meisner.
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."You can't concoct or push ahead something other than what you have at that moment as yourself, as that character.^ "You can't concoct or push ahead something other than what you have at that moment as yourself, as that character.
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^ WALLENSTEIN: Ritter soon crosses paths with another traveling cowboy herding something other than livestock: Chinese women forced into prostitution.
  • 'Broken Trail': Rough-Edged Western Realism : NPR 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC www.npr.org [Source type: General]

^ "You've got lower taxes than a lot of other states," and she spoke of government getting out of the way so that people could thrive.

.It's you at that moment in time.^ It's you at that moment in time.
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... .Between action and cut, it's a nice world, but you can't force that any more than you can force it in life.."^ Between action and cut, it's a nice world, but you can't force that any more than you can force it in life.."
  • Radio Swiss Jazz - Robert Duvall - Biography 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC www.radioswissjazz.ch [Source type: General]

^ Be the film good, bad, or somewhere in between, there's Tom Cruise, shining and larger than life.
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^ You’re more diplomat than despot, but you definitely get your point across.
  • Robert Duvall: Soldier of Fortune / Talking acting, politics, tango and the pleasures and frustrations of moviemaking with Robert Duvall | MovieMaker Magazine 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC www.moviemaker.com [Source type: General]

Robert Duvall on acting[5]
.Duvall continued to appear in important films during the 1980s, including the roles of cynical sportswriter Max Mercy in The Natural (1984) and Los Angeles police officer Bob Hodges in Colors (1988).^ Duvall continued to appear in important films during the 1980s, including the roles of cynical sportswriter Max Mercy in The Natural (1984) and Los Angeles police officer Bob Hodges in Colors (1988).
  • Radio Swiss Jazz - Robert Duvall - Biography 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC www.radioswissjazz.ch [Source type: General]

^ He received his third Oscar nomination, his first for Best Actor, for his performance in the title role of “The Great Santini.” In 1984, Duvall won the Academy Award for Best Actor for his portrayal of a down-and-out country singer in “Tender Mercies,” for which he also won a Golden Globe, as well as the New York and Los Angeles Film Critics Awards.
  • Robert Duvall Movies & News 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC www.moviesonline.ca [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ He landed small parts in a handful of films during the remainder of the ‘60s, including The Chase (1966), Bullitt (1968) and True Grit (1969).
  • Robert Duvall Celebrity Profile, News, Gossip & Photos - AskMen.com 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC www.askmen.com [Source type: General]
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.He won an Oscar for Best Actor as country western singer Mac Sledge in Tender Mercies (1983).^ He won an Oscar for Best Actor as country western singer Mac Sledge in Tender Mercies (1983).
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^ Tender Mercies (1983) Producer .
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^ He finally won an Oscar for his performance as Mac Sledge in 1983's Tender Mercies .
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.Foote was rumored to have written the part for Duvall, who had always wanted to play a country singer and contributed ideas for the character.^ DUVALL: I always kind of wanted to play him.
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^ Foote was rumored to have written the part for Duvall, who had always wanted to play a country singer and contributed ideas for the character.
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^ He was cast in the film on the recommendation of screenwriter Horton Foote, who met Duvall at Neighborhood Playhouse during a 1957 production of Foote's play, The Midnight Caller .
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.Foote denied this, claiming he found it too constraining to write roles for specific actors, but he did hope Duvall would be cast.^ Foote denied this, claiming he found it too constraining to write roles for specific actors, but he did hope Duvall would be cast.
  • Radio Swiss Jazz - Robert Duvall - Biography 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC www.radioswissjazz.ch [Source type: General]

^ Sanford Meisner, the acclaimed acting teacher, recognized Duvall's potential and cast him in Tennessee Williams' "Camino Real" and Horton Foote's "The Midnight Caller."
  • Journal of Religion and Film: Robert Duvall Biography 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC www.unomaha.edu [Source type: General]

^ Foote, who would collaborate with Duvall many more times over the course of their careers, said he believed Duvall had a particular love of common people and ability to infuse fascinating revelations into his roles.
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.Duvall was said to have written the music, but the actor said he wrote only a few "background, secondary songs."^ Duvall was said to have written the music, but the actor said he wrote only a few "background, secondary songs."
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^ Duvall wrote many of his own songs for his beautifully nuanced performance as a faded country music star running a motel and filling station in Tender Mercies (1983); for this role he won the Oscar for best actor.
  • Robert Duvall (American actor) -- Britannica Online Encyclopedia 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC www.britannica.com [Source type: General]

^ Actress Tess Harper, who co-starred, said Duvall inhabited the character so fully that she only got to know Mac Sledge and not Duvall himself.
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.Duvall did do his own singing, insisting it be added to his contract that he sing the songs himself; Duvall said, "What's the point if you're not going to do your own (singing)?^ You’re going to get your fill taking The Road .
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^ Robert Duvall So you’re a writer?
  • BOMB Magazine: Robert Duvall by Daisy Foote 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC www.bombsite.com [Source type: Original source]

^ Sonny: You're going to Heaven.
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.They're just going to dub somebody else?^ They're just going to dub somebody else?
  • Radio Swiss Jazz - Robert Duvall - Biography 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC www.radioswissjazz.ch [Source type: General]

^ I don't think they're even going to hear it.
  • FOXNews.com - Legendary Actor Robert Duvall Injects Himself Into Troubling Criminal Case - Bill O�Reilly | The O�Reilly Factor 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC www.foxnews.com [Source type: General]

^ It used to be that REITs just held onto existing properties--but now they're developing them.
  • Forbes.com Video Network | Special Report: Robert Duvall's Micro-Aid 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC video.forbes.com [Source type: General]

.I mean, there's no point to that."^ I mean, there's no point to that."
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[5]
.Actress Tess Harper, who co-starred, said Duvall inhabited the character so fully that she only got to know Mac Sledge and not Duvall himself.^ Actress Tess Harper, who co-starred, said Duvall inhabited the character so fully that she only got to know Mac Sledge and not Duvall himself.
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^ Duvall, who portrayed Lee in the movie "Gods and Generals," said he holds no grudge against Wal-Mart but believes in "capitalism with sensitivity."
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^ His latest directorial piece was the 2002 film Assassination Tango co-starring actress Luciana Pedraza, whom he married in 2005.
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.Director Bruce Beresford, too, said the transformation was so believable to him that he could feel his skin crawling up the back of his neck the first day of filming with Duvall.^ Director Bruce Beresford, too, said the transformation was so believable to him that he could feel his skin crawling up the back of his neck the first day of filming with Duvall.
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^ With a shoot-out inevitable after the first twenty minutes of film, the production takes an hour and a half to lead up to serious gunfire.
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^ Robert Duvall is a positively inspired choice, and according to Duvall, it was the film "Wrestling Ernest Hemingway," where he played a Cuban, that got Gilliam thinking about him in the first place.
  • Is Robert Duvall the new Quixote for Terry Gilliam? - HitFix.com 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC www.hitfix.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Beresford said of the actor, "Duvall has the ability to completely inhabit the person he's acting.^ Beresford said of the actor, "Duvall has the ability to completely inhabit the person he's acting.
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^ Director Bruce Beresford, too, said the transformation was so believable to him that he could feel his skin crawling up the back of his neck the first day of filming with Duvall.
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^ Actress Tess Harper, who co-starred, said Duvall inhabited the character so fully that she only got to know Mac Sledge and not Duvall himself.
  • Radio Swiss Jazz - Robert Duvall - Biography 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC www.radioswissjazz.ch [Source type: General]

.He totally and utterly becomes that person to a degree which is uncanny."^ He totally and utterly becomes that person to a degree which is uncanny."
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[5] .Nevertheless, Duvall and Beresford did not get along well during the production and often clashed during filming, including one day in which Beresford walked off the set in frustration.^ Nevertheless, Duvall and Beresford did not get along well during the production and often clashed during filming, including one day in which Beresford walked off the set in frustration.
  • Radio Swiss Jazz - Robert Duvall - Biography 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC www.radioswissjazz.ch [Source type: General]

^ He was cast in the film on the recommendation of screenwriter Horton Foote, who met Duvall at Neighborhood Playhouse during a 1957 production of Foote's play, The Midnight Caller .
  • Radio Swiss Jazz - Robert Duvall - Biography 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC www.radioswissjazz.ch [Source type: General]

^ Director Bruce Beresford, too, said the transformation was so believable to him that he could feel his skin crawling up the back of his neck the first day of filming with Duvall.
  • Radio Swiss Jazz - Robert Duvall - Biography 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC www.radioswissjazz.ch [Source type: General]

[5]
.In 1989, Duvall appeared in the landmark mini-series Lonesome Dove in the role of Augustus "Gus" McCrae.^ In 1989, he won acclaim and a Golden Globe for his turn as Gus McCrae in the popular Western mini-series Lonesome Dove .
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^ In 1989, Duvall appeared in the landmark mini-series Lonesome Dove in the role of Augustus "Gus" McCrae.
  • Radio Swiss Jazz - Robert Duvall - Biography 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC www.radioswissjazz.ch [Source type: General]

^ Kilgore in "Apocalypse Now", Bull Meechum in "The Great Santini", Mac Sledge in "Tender Mercies", Gus McCrae in "Lonesome Dove" and Sonny Dewey in "The Apostle" rank as some of the finest acting ever put on film.
  • Robert Duvall - Biography 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC www.imdb.com [Source type: General]

.He has stated in several forums, including CBS Sunday Morning, that this particular role was his personal favorite.^ He has stated in several forums, including CBS Sunday Morning , that this particular role was his personal favorite.
  • Radio Swiss Jazz - Robert Duvall - Biography 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC www.radioswissjazz.ch [Source type: General]

.He won a Golden Globe Award and earned an Emmy Award nomination.^ He has won an Academy Award, two Emmy Awards, and four Golden Globe Awards.
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^ He won a Golden Globe Award and earned an Emmy Award nomination.
  • Radio Swiss Jazz - Robert Duvall - Biography 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC www.radioswissjazz.ch [Source type: General]

^ His next Oscar nomination came for his work in another Coppola film, the 1979 Vietnam War epic “Apocalypse Now,” in which Duvall uttered the infamous line, “I love the smell of napalm in the morning.” For that performance, Duvall also won Golden Globe and BAFTA Awards for Best Supporting Actor.
  • Robert Duvall Movies & News 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC www.moviesonline.ca [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.For his role as a former Texas Ranger peace officer, Duvall was trained in the use of Walker revolvers by the Texas marksman Joe Bowman.^ For his role as a former Texas Ranger peace officer, Duvall was trained in the use of Walker revolvers by the Texas marksman Joe Bowman.
  • Radio Swiss Jazz - Robert Duvall - Biography 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC www.radioswissjazz.ch [Source type: General]

^ As the story begins, two former Texas Rangers (Robert Duvall and Tommy Lee Jones) leave the Texas town of Lonesome Dove on a 3,000-mile cattle drive to the unsettled ranch country of Montana.
  • Robert Duvall (The Man Who Killed Don Quixote, Crazy Heart, Get Low and The Road) - news, photos, filmography, rent DVDs from LOVEFiLM 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC www.lovefilm.com [Source type: General]

^ He says the work he is most proud of by far is his role as the former Texas Ranger "Augustus McCrae" in the 1990 TV miniseries "Lonesome Dove" (1989).
  • Robert Duvall - Biography 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC www.imdb.com [Source type: General]

Later career: 1990–present

Robert Duvall, May 2007
.
President George W. Bush stands with recipients of the 2005 National Medal of Arts on November 9, 2005, in the Oval Office.
^ He was awarded the National Medal of Arts in 2005.
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^ Robert Duvall was awarded the National Medal of Arts in 2005.

^ In 2005, he was awarded the National Medal of Arts.
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Among those recognized for their outstanding contributions to the arts were, from left: Leonard Garment, Louis Auchincloss, Paquito D'Rivera, James De Preist, Tina Ramirez, Robert Duvall, and Ollie Johnston.
.Duvall has maintained a busy film career, sometimes appearing in as many as four in one year.^ Duvall has maintained a busy film career, sometimes appearing in as many as four in one year.
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^ Robert Duvall Film career .

^ Despite slapdash beginnings, their work together has produced some of Duvall's greatest roles and many of Coppola's most critically-acclaimed films.
  • Robert Duvall: Francis Ford Coppola made my career - CNN.com 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC edition.cnn.com [Source type: General]
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.He received Oscar nominations for his portrayals of evangelical preacher Euliss "Sonny" Dewey in The Apostle (1997) — a film he also wrote and directed — and lawyer Jerome Facher in A Civil Action (1998).^ He received Oscar nominations for his portrayals of evangelical preacher Euliss "Sonny" Dewey in The Apostle (1997) -- a film he also wrote and directed -- and lawyer Jerome Facher in A Civil Action (1998).
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^ He received a Best Supporting Actor Oscar nomination for his intense portrayal.
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^ Kilgore in "Apocalypse Now", Bull Meechum in "The Great Santini", Mac Sledge in "Tender Mercies", Gus McCrae in "Lonesome Dove" and Sonny Dewey in "The Apostle" rank as some of the finest acting ever put on film.
  • Robert Duvall - Biography 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC www.imdb.com [Source type: General]

.He directed Assassination Tango (2002), a thriller about one of his favorite hobbies, tango.^ So I want to talk about Assassination Tango .
  • Robert Duvall: Soldier of Fortune / Talking acting, politics, tango and the pleasures and frustrations of moviemaking with Robert Duvall | MovieMaker Magazine 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC www.moviemaker.com [Source type: General]

^ 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 directed Assassination Tango (2002), a thriller about one of his favorite hobbies, tango.
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.He portrayed General Robert E. Lee in Gods and Generals in 2003 and is actually a relative of the Confederate general.^ He portrayed General Robert E. Lee in Gods and Generals in 2003 and is actually a relative of the Confederate general.
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^ Robert Duvall as his real-life ancestor, Robert E. Lee, in Gods and Generals (2003).
  • Robert Duvall: Soldier of Fortune / Talking acting, politics, tango and the pleasures and frustrations of moviemaking with Robert Duvall | MovieMaker Magazine 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC www.moviemaker.com [Source type: General]

^ After more than four decades, Duvall is still going strong with appearances in 2003's Open Range , co-starring and directed by Kevin Costner , and Gods and Generals , in which he portrayed Civil War General Robert E. Lee, an ancestor of his on his mother's side.
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.Other roles during this period that displayed the actor's wide range included that of a retiring cop in Falling Down (1992), a Hispanic barber in Wrestling Ernest Hemingway (1993), a New York tabloid editor in The Paper (1994), a rural doctor in Phenomenon (1996), an astronaut in Deep Impact (1998), a trail boss in Open Range (2003), a soccer coach in the comedy Kicking & Screaming (2005), a Las Vegas poker champion in Lucky You and a New York police captain in We Own the Night (both 2007).^ Wrestling Ernest Hemingway (1993) .
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^ Other roles during this period that displayed the actor's wide range included that of a retiring cop in Falling Down (1992), a Hispanic barber in Wrestling Ernest Hemingway (1993), a New York tabloid editor in The Paper (1994), a rural doctor in Phenomenon (1996), an astronaut in Deep Impact (1998), a trail boss in Open Range (2003), a soccer coach in the comedy Kicking & Screaming (2005), a Las Vegas poker champion in Lucky You and a New York police captain in We Own the Night (both 2007).
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^ We Own the Night (2007) 83.
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He has been referred to as "The King of Action". He received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on September 18, 2003.[citation needed]
.Duvall has periodically worked in television during the last two decades.^ Duvall has periodically worked in television during the last two decades.
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^ Duvall starred in two of Francis Ford Coppola's acclaimed works: The Godfather series and Apocalypse Now.

^ Having gained a solid reputation by the late 1960's, Duvall closed out the decade with two notable performances.
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.He won a Golden Globe and garnered an Emmy nomination for his portrayal of Soviet leader Joseph Stalin in the 1992 television movie Stalin.^ He won a Golden Globe Award and earned an Emmy Award nomination.
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^ He has won an Academy Award, two Emmy Awards, and four Golden Globe Awards.
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^ He won a Golden Globe and garnered an Emmy nomination for his portrayal of Soviet leader Joseph Stalin in the 1992 television movie Stalin .
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.He was nominated for an Emmy again in 1997 for portraying Adolf Eichmann in The Man Who Captured Eichmann.^ Earl Pilcher Jr. The Man Who Captured Eichmann (1996) ....

^ Earned first Best Actor Academy Award nomination for his portrayal of a hard-nosed military man in "The Great Santini" .
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^ That same year, he starred in and produced A Family Thing , and turned in a chilling portrayal of former SS-Lietuenant Colonel Adolf Eichmann in The Man Who Captured Eichmann (1996), which he also executive produced.
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.In 2006, he won an Emmy for the role of Prentice "Print" Ritter in the revisionist Western miniseries Broken Trail.^ In 2006, he won an Emmy for the role of Prentice "Print" Ritter in the revisionist Western miniseries Broken Trail .
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^ (Soundbite of miniseries Broken Trail) .
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^ In the 1980s miniseries, Lonesome Dove, Duvall played the definitive western trail boss Augustus MacRae.
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.In 2005, Duvall was awarded a National Medal of Arts by President George W. Bush at the White House.^ George W. Bush White House Archives.
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^ He was personally invited to Republican President George W. Bush's inauguration in 2001.
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^ Speculation pointed to Robert Duvall (who reportedly turned down the role) and Paul Giamatti (who may have had his fill of White House machinations with John Adams ).
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[6]

Personal life

.Duvall has been married four times, first to Barbara Benjamin from 1964 until 1975. He then married Gail Youngs (1982–1986) (temporarily being the brother-in-law of John Savage and Robin Young) and Sharon Brophy (1991–1996).^ Father: William Duvall Mother: Mildred Duvall Brother: John "Jack" Duvall Brother: William "Bud" Duvall Jr. Ex-Wife: Barbara Benjamin (1964 - 1975) Ex-Wife: Gail Youngs (1982 - 1986) Ex-Wife: Sharon Brophy (1991 - 1996) Wife: Luciana Pedraza Duvall (2004 - present) Stepdaughter: Nancy Horn .
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^ Ex-brother-in-law of John Savage and Jim Youngs .
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^ Still, that intensity didn't go well with domestic life: A four-year marriage to actress Gail Youngs ended in 1986, and a four-year marriage to dance instructor Sharon Brophy ended in 1995.
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.In 2005, Duvall wed Luciana Pedraza, granddaughter of famous Argentine aviator Susana Ferrari Billinghurst.^ Duvall, my name is Luciana and I would like to invited you invite you - to the opening of a tango shop,' recalls Pedraza.
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^ Brutally honest about others, he's just as candid about himself -- and his Argentine companion of seven years, Luciana Pedraza.
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^ It’s amazing.” Amazing perhaps, but very telling, said Alan Geoffrion, who accompanied Duvall and his wife, Luciana Pedraza.

.He met Pedraza on a street in Buenos Aires, Argentina.^ His favorite city is Buenos Aires, Argentina.
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^ He met his girlfriend, Argentinean actress Luciana Pedraza, on the streets of Buenos Aires in 1997, and their mutual passion for the seductive tango helped the pair hit it off.
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^ The prime example of this style is in the curious performance of admitted non-actress Luciana Pedraza who is also Duvalls girlfriend they met on the streets of Argentina and she was unaware of his fame at the time (or so she claims, as Duvall likes to joke).
  • Bangitout.com: Movies that Bang! Hiller Movie Reviews 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC www.bangitout.com [Source type: General]

.They were both born on January 5, but Duvall is 41 years older.^ I -- you and I were both born in the year 1931.
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^ They were both born on January 5, but Duvall is 40 years older.

^ (They have a 41 year age difference).
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.They have been together since 1997. Duvall and Luciana have been active supporters of Pro Mujer, a non-profit organization dedicated to helping Latin America's poorest women help themselves through micro-credit, business training and health care linkages.^ Duvall and Luciana have been active supporters of Pro Mujer, a non-profit organization dedicated to helping Latin America's poorest women help themselves through micro-credit, business training and health care linkages.
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^ They have been together since 1997.
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^ He met his girlfriend, Argentinean actress Luciana Pedraza, on the streets of Buenos Aires in 1997, and their mutual passion for the seductive tango helped the pair hit it off.
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.Duvall's political views are variously described as libertarian or conservative.^ His political views are conservative/libertarian and he supports Giuliani for President.

^ Duvall, You're a great actor but your political views are all screwed up.
  • Shenanigans: Robert Duvall: George Will's a nerd, Tommy Thompson is "the original block of wood" - Politico.com 12 January 2010 3:40 UTC www.politico.com [Source type: General]

[4] .He was personally invited to Republican President George W. Bush's inauguration in 2001. In September 2007, he announced his support for Republican Presidential candidate Rudy Giuliani.^ He was personally invited to Republican President George W. Bush's inauguration in 2001.
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^ A staunch, lifelong supporter of the Republican party, Duvall was personally invited to George W. Bush 's inauguration as President in 2001.
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^ In September 2007, he announced his support for Republican Presidential candidate Rudy Giuliani.
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[7] .Duvall worked the floor at the GOP's 2008 national convention[8] and, according to a 29 August 2008 MSNBC article, Duvall narrated most of the videos for the convention.^ Narrated a video supporting John McCain for the Republican National Convention in 2008.
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^ Duvall worked the floor at the GOP's 2008 national convention [8] and, according to a 29 August 2008 MSNBC article, Duvall narrated most of the videos for the convention.
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^ August 28, 2008 - 19:09 ET by TE Robert Duvall?
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.In September 2008, he appeared on stage at a John McCain-Sarah Palin rally in New Mexico.^ In September 2008, he appeared on stage at a John McCain-Sarah Palin rally in New Mexico, and he told an October 2008 GOP fundraiser that "As far as I'm concerned, we've got to keep this guy Barack Obama out of the White House."
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^ Narrated a video supporting John McCain for the Republican National Convention in 2008.
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^ And then Palin went into a shortened version of her standard stump remarks from today, covering lines on the economy, energy independence, and the virtues of John McCain.

.In May 2009 he spoke for historic preservation against WalMart's proposal to build a store across the road from the entrance to the Wilderness Battlefield national park in Orange County, Virginia.^ Orange County planners have scheduled a May 21 hearing on the proposal.
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^ The actor, speaking on the Civil War battlefield in Orange County , said he'll do whatever he can to help in "chasing out" a Wal-Mart Supercenter proposed near the entrance to Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military Park.
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^ It also has said the store's location, near a strip mall and across from McDonald's along busy Route 3, will not diminish the battlefield.
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.Duvall is distantly related to former President Harry S Truman and Wallis, Duchess of Windsor through the same common ancestor.^ Duvall is also related to former President Harry S. Truman, former Vice-President Dick Cheney and Wallis, Duchess of Windsor through the same common ancestor.
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^ Duvall is related to Barack Obama through a common ancestor, Mareen Duvall, who immigrated to what is now Maryland from France.
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^ John McCain 's family has been involved in the military for several generations, including an ancestor who worked with George Washington, to whom Duvall is related (by adoption).
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[9]

Filmography

Year Film Role Notes
1959 Armstrong Circle Theatre Berks Season #10, Episode #2, "The Jailbreak"
1960 Armstrong Circle Theatre Season #10, Episode #16, "Positive Identification"
Playhouse 90 Season #4, Episode #8, "John Brown's Raid"
1961 The Defenders Al Rogart Season #1, Episode #12, "Perjury"
Great Ghost Tales William Wilson Season #1, Episode #1, "William Wilson"
Shannon Joey Nolan Season #1, Episode #10, "The Big Fish"
Cain's Hundred Tom Nugent Season #1, Episode #6, "King of the Mountain"
Route 66 Roman Season #1, Episode #25, "The Newborn"
Route 66 Arnie Season #2, Episode #4, "Birdcage on My Foot"
Naked City Lewis Nunda Season #2, Episode #13, "A Hole in the City"
1962 To Kill a Mockingbird Arthur "Boo" Radley
Naked City L. Francis 'Frank' Childe Season #3, Episode #23, "The One Marked Hot Gives Cold "
Naked City Johnny Meigs Season #4, Episode #6, "Five Cranks for Winter... Ten Cranks for Spring"
Naked City Barney Sonners Season #4, Episode #8, "Torment Him Much and Hold Him Long "
1963 The Untouchables Eddie Moon Season #4, Episode #17, "Blues for a Gone Goose"
The Defenders Luke Jackson Season #2, Episode #24, "Metamorphosis"
Route 66 Lee Winters Season #3, Episode #18, "Suppose I Said I Was the Queen of Spain"
The Twilight Zone Charley Parkes Season #4, Episode #8, "Miniature"
The Virginian Johnny Keel Season #1, Episode #24, "The Golden Door"
Stoney Burke Joby Pierce Season #1, Episode #23, "Joby"
Arrest and Trial Morton Ware Season #1, Episode #10, "The Quality of Justice"
The Fugitive Eric Christian Season #1, Episode #4, "Never Wave Goodbye"
Captain Newman, M.D. Capt. Paul Cabot Winston
1964 The Lieutenant Season #1, Episode #25, "Man with an Edge"
Kraft Suspense Theatre Harvey Farnsworth Season #1, Episode #22, "Portrait of an Unknown Man"
The Outer Limits Adam Ballard Episodes #42, 43, "The Inheritors"
The Outer Limits Louis Mace Episode #31, "The Chameleon"
1965 Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea Zar Season #1, Episode #20, "The Invaders"
Combat! Karl Season #3, Episode #16, "The Enemy"
The Defenders Bill Andrews Season #4, Episode #30, "Only a Child"
The Fugitive Leslie Sessions Season #2, Episode #16, "Brass Ring"
Nightmare in the Sun Motorcyclist
1966 Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre Frank Reeser Season #3, Episode #15, "Guilty or Not Guilty"
The F.B.I. Johnny Albin Season #2, Episode #5, "The Scourge"
Combat! Peter Halsman Season #5, Episode #14, "Cry for Help"
Hawk Dick Season #1, Episode #6, "The Theory of the Innocent Bystander"
Felony Squad Albie Froehlich Season #1, Episode #8, "Death of a Dream"
Shane Tom Gary Season #1, Episode #9, "Poor Tom's A-Cold"
T.H.E. Cat Scorpio Season #1, Episode #9, "Crossing at Destino Bay"
Fame Is the Name of the Game Eddie Franchot
The Chase Edwin Stewart
1967 The Time Tunnel Raul Nimon Season #1, Episode #24, "Chase Through Time"
Cimarron Strip Joe Wyman Season #1, Episode #18, "The Roarer"
The Wild Wild West Dr. Horace Humphries Season #3, Episode #10, "The Night of the Falcon "
The F.B.I. Ernie Milden Season #2, Episode #25-26, "The Executioners"
T.H.E. Cat Laurent Season #1, Episode #24, "The Long Chase"
Combat! Michel Season #5, Episode #25, "The Partisan"
Cosa Nostra, Arch Enemy of the FBI Ernie Milden
1968 Flesh and Blood Howard
CBS Playhouse Dr. Margolin Season #2, Episode #1, "The People Next Door"
Run for Your Life Richard Fletcher Season #3, Episode #19, "The Killing Scene"
Judd, for the Defense Raymond Cane Season #1, Episode #24, "Square House"
The F.B.I. Joseph Troy Season #4, Episode #9, "The Harvest"
The Detective Nestor
Countdown Chiz
Bullitt Cab driver
1969 The Mod Squad Matt Jenkins Season #1, Episode #23, "Keep the Faith, Baby"
The F.B.I. Gerald Wilson Season #5, Episode #2, "Nightmare Road"
True Grit Ned Pepper
The Rain People Gordon
1970 M*A*S*H Frank Burns
The Revolutionary Despard
1971 THX 1138 THX 1138
Lawman Vernon Adams
1972 The Godfather Tom Hagen New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Supporting Actor
Nominated — Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor
Nominated — BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role
The Great Northfield Minnesota Raid Jesse James
Tomorrow Jackson Fentry
Joe Kidd Frank Harlan
1973 The Outfit Earl Macklin
Badge 373 Eddie Ryan
Lady Ice Ford Pierce
1974 The Conversation The Director uncredited
The Godfather: Part II Tom Hagen
1975 The Killer Elite George Hanson
Breakout Jay Wagner
1976 The Eagle Has Landed Oberst Max Radl
The Seven-Per-Cent Solution Dr. Watson
Network Frank Hackett Nominated — BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role
1977 The Greatest Bill McDonald
1978 Ike: The War Years Dwight D. Eisenhower
Invasion of the Body Snatchers Priest on swing uncredited
The Betsy Loren Hardeman III
1979 Ike Dwight D. Eisenhower TV mini-series
Apocalypse Now Lieutenant Colonel Bill Kilgore BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture
Nominated — Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor
The Great Santini Bull Meechum Kansas City Film Critics Circle Award for Best Actor
Nominated — Academy Award for Best Actor
1981 True Confessions Thomas Spellacy Venice Film Festival Pasinetti Cup for Best Actor
The Pursuit of D.B. Cooper Gruen
1983 Tender Mercies Mac Sledge Academy Award for Best Actor
Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama
Kansas City Film Critics Circle Award for Best Actor
Los Angeles Film Critics Association Award for Best Actor
New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Actor
The Terry Fox Story Bill Vigars Nominated — CableACE Award for Best Actor in a Dramatic Presentation
Angelo My Love n/a Director
1984 The Stone Boy Joe Hillerman
The Natural Max Mercy
1986 Let's Get Harry Norman Shrike
Belizaire the Cajun The Preacher
Waylon Jennings: America Doctor
The Lightship Calvin Caspary Venice Film Festival Pasinetti Cup for Best Actor
1987 Hotel Colonial Roberto Carrasco
1988 Colors Officer Bob Hodges
1989 Lonesome Dove Augustus "Gus" McCrae Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Miniseries or Television Film
Nominated — Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor – Miniseries or a Movie
1990 A Show of Force Howard
Days Of Thunder Harry Hogge
The Handmaid's Tale The Commander
1991 Rambling Rose Daddy Hilyer Nominated — Independent Spirit Award for Best Lead Male
Convicts Soll
1992 Stalin Josef Stalin Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Miniseries or Television Film
Nominated — Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor – Miniseries or a Movie
Newsies Joseph Pulitzer
La Peste Joseph Grand
1993 Falling Down Prendergast
Wrestling Ernest Hemingway Walter
Geronimo: An American Legend Al Sieber
1994 The Paper Bernie White
1995 Something to Talk About Wyly King
The Stars Fell on Henrietta Mr. Cox
The Scarlet Letter Roger Chillingworth
1996 Sling Blade Karl's father Nominated — Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
The Man Who Captured Eichmann Adolf Eichmann Nominated — Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor – Miniseries or a Movie
Nominated — Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Miniseries or Television Movie
A Family Thing Earl Pilcher Jr.
Phenomenon Doc Brunder
1997 The Apostle Euliss 'Sonny' Dewey — The Apostle E.F. Writer/Director
Chicago Film Critics Association Award for Best Actor
Florida Film Critics Circle Award for Best Actor
Independent Spirit Award for Best Lead Male
Independent Spirit Award for Best Director
Las Vegas Film Critics Society Award for Best Actor
Los Angeles Film Critics Association Award for Best Actor
National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Actor
Satellite Award for Best Actor - Motion Picture Drama
Society of Texas Film Critics Award for Best Actor
Nominated — Academy Award for Best Actor
Nominated — Independent Spirit Award for Best Screenplay
Nominated — Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
1998 The Gingerbread Man Dixon Doss
A Civil Action Jerome Facher Florida Film Critics Circle Award for Best Supporting Actor
Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role
Nominated — Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor
Nominated — Chicago Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actor
Nominated — Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture
Nominated — Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actor - Motion Picture
Deep Impact Capt. Spurgeon 'Fish' Tanner
Saturday Night Live various Season #23, Episode #14, hosted by Garth Brooks
2000 Gone in 60 Seconds Otto Halliwell
The 6th Day Dr. Griffin Weir
A Shot at Glory Gordon McLeod
2002 John Q Lt. Frank Grimes
Assassination Tango John J. Anderson Writer/Director
2003 Gods and Generals Gen. Robert E. Lee
Secondhand Lions Hub
Open Range Boss Spearman
2005 American Experience Narrator Season #17, Episode #10, "The Carter Family: Will the Circle"
Kicking & Screaming Buck Weston
Thank You for Smoking Doak "The Captain" Boykin
2006 Broken Trail Prentice "Print" Ritter Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor – Miniseries or a Movie
Emmy Award for Outstanding Miniseries
Nominated — Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Miniseries or Television Film
Nominated — Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Miniseries or Television Movie
2007 Lucky You Mr. Cheever
We Own the Night Albert Grusinsky
2008 Four Christmases Howard
2009 Crazy Heart Wayne Kramer
The Road Old Man
2010 Get Low (post-production)

Awards

Academy Awards

Year Category Film Result
1998 Best Supporting Actor A Civil Action Nominated
1997 Best Leading Actor The Apostle Nominated
1983 Best Leading Actor Tender Mercies Won
1980 Best Leading Actor The Great Santini Nominated
1979 Best Supporting Actor Apocalypse Now Nominated
1972 Best Supporting Actor The Godfather Nominated

References

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  2. ^ "The Novak Zone: Interview With Robert Duvall". Saturday Morning News. CNN. 2003-02-15. Transcript.
  3. ^ The Religious Affiliation of Robert Duvall. Adherents.com.
  4. ^ a b Charlie Rose (8 September 2004). "Robert Duvall Does The Tango". CBS News. http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2004/01/06/60II/main591671.shtml. 
  5. ^ a b c d e Bruce Beresford (actor), Robert Duvall (actor), Horton Foote (actor), Gary Hertz (director), Tess Harper (actress). (2002-04-16). Miracles & Mercies. [Documentary]. West Hollywood, California: Blue Underground. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0383509/. Retrieved 2008-01-28. 
  6. ^ "Home > News & Policies > November 2005." George W. Bush White House Archives. November 10, 2005.
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  8. ^ "So get out and vote already". Toronto Globe and Mail. 2008-10-16. http://www.theglobeandmail.com/servlet/story/LAC.20081016.CAMPAIGNSIDE16/TPStory/International. Retrieved 2008-10-20. 
  9. ^ "Notable Descendants of Mareen Duvall". Duvall Society. http://www.duvallsociety.org/notables.html. Retrieved 2009-06-14. 

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