Robert Duvall

5 Jan 1931

Actor, Director, Writer

Robert Selden Duvall (born January 5, 1931) is an American actor and director. He has won an Academy Award, two Emmy Awards, and four Golden Globe Awards over the course of his career. Duvall has been in some of the most acclaimed and popular films of all time, among them To Kill a Mockingbird, The Godfather, The Godfather Part II, MASH, Network, True Grit, Bullitt, The Conversation, Apocalypse Now, Tender Mercies, The Natural and Lonesome Dove. He began appearing in theatre during the late 1950s, moving into small, supporting television and film roles during the early 1960s in such works as To Kill a Mockingbird (1962) (as Boo Radley) and Captain Newman, M.D. (1963). He started to land much larger roles during the early 1970s with movies like MASH (1970) (as Major Burns) and THX 1138 (1971). 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). Since then Duvall has continued to act in both film and television with such productions as Tender Mercies (1983) (for which he won an Academy Award, The Natural (1984), Colors (1988), the television mini-series Lonesome Dove (1989), Stalin (1992), The Man Who Captured Eichmann (1996), A Family Thing (1996), The Apostle (1997) (which he also wrote and directed), A Civil Action (1998), Gods and Generals (2003), Broken Trail (2006) and Get Low (2010).

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Filmography (81 titles)

(movie, 2016)
···In Dubious Battle
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Bolton)
(movie, 2015)
···Wild Horses
Genre: Crime, Drama
Role: Actor, Director, Writer
(movie, 2014)
···The Judge
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Judge Joseph 'Joe' Palmer)
(movie, 2013)
···A Night in Old Mexico
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Red)
(movie, 2013)
···Jayne Mansfield's Car
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Jim Caldwell)
(movie, 2012)
···Jack Reacher
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Martin Cash)
(movie, 2012)
···Hemingway & Gellhorn
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Russian general)
(movie, 2011)
···Seven Days in Utopia
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Johnny Crawford)
(movie, 2009)
···Crazy Heart
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Role: Actor (as Wayne)
(movie, 2009)
···The Road
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Role: Actor (as Old Man - Eli)
(movie, 2009)
···Get Low
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Felix Bush)
(movie, 2008)
···Four Christmases
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Role: Actor (as Howard)
(movie, 2007)
···We Own the Night
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Burt Grusinsky)
(movie, 2007)
···Lucky You
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as L. C. Cheever)
(movie, 2005)
···Thank You for Smoking
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as The Captain)
(movie, 2005)
···Kicking & Screaming
Genre: Comedy, Family
Role: Actor (as Buck Weston)
(movie, 2003)
···Secondhand Lions
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Role: Actor (as Hub)
(movie, 2003)
···Open Range
Genre: Western
Role: Actor (as Boss Spearman)
(movie, 2003)
···Gods and Generals
Genre: Drama, History, War
Role: Actor (as Gen. Robert E. Lee)
(movie, 2002)
···John Q
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Crime
Role: Actor (as Frank Grimes)
(movie, 2002)
···Assassination Tango
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Role: Actor, Director
(movie, 2000)
6.1The 6th Day
Genre: Mystery, Science Fiction, Action
Role: Actor (as Dr. Griffin Weir)
(movie, 2000)
···Gone in Sixty Seconds
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Otto Halliwell)
(movie, 2000)
···A Shot at Glory
Genre: Drama, Sport
Role: Actor (as Gordon McCloud)
(movie, 1998)
···Deep Impact
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Capt. Spurgeon 'Fish' Tanner)
(movie, 1998)
···The Gingerbread Man
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Dixon Doss)
(movie, 1998)
···A Civil Action
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Jerome Facher)
(movie, 1997)
···The Apostle
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor, Director, Writer
(movie, 1996)
···Sling Blade
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Karl's Father)
(movie, 1996)
···Phenomenon
Genre: Fantasy, Drama, Science Fiction, Romance
Role: Actor (as Doc Brunder)
(movie, 1996)
···A Family Thing
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Earl Pilcher Jr.)
Genre: Drama, War, History
Role: Actor (as Adolf Eichmann)
(movie, 1995)
···The Scarlet Letter
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Role: Actor (as Roger Chillingworth)
(movie, 1995)
···Something to Talk About
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Wyly King)
(movie, 1995)
···The Stars Fell on Henrietta
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Mr. Cox)
(movie, 1994)
···The Paper
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Bernie White)
(movie, 1993)
···Wrestling Ernest Hemingway
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Walter)
(movie, 1993)
···Geronimo: An American Legend
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Role: Actor (as Chief of Scouts Al Sieber)
(movie, 1993)
8.3Falling Down
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Detective Prendergast)
(movie, 1992)
···Stalin
Genre: Drama, History, War
Role: Actor (as Josef Stalin)
(movie, 1992)
···Newsies
Genre: Drama, Music, Family
Role: Actor (as Joseph Pulitzer)
(movie, 1992)
···La peste
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Joseph Grand)
(movie, 1991)
···Convicts
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Soll Gautier)
(movie, 1991)
···Rambling Rose
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Daddy Hillyer)
(movie, 1990)
···Days of Thunder
Genre: Adventure
Role: Actor (as Harry Hogge)
(movie, 1990)
···The Handmaid's Tale
Genre: Drama, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as The Commander)
(movie, 1990)
···A Show of Force
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Howard)
(movie, 1989)
···Lonesome Dove
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Role: Actor (as Augustus 'Gus' McCrae)
(movie, 1988)
···Colors
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Role: Actor (as Officer Bob Hodges)
(movie, 1985)
···The Lightship
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Calvin Caspary)
(movie, 1984)
···The Natural
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Max Mercy)
(movie, 1984)
···The Stone Boy
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Joe Hillerman)
(movie, 1983)
···Angelo My Love
Genre: Drama
Role: Director
(movie, 1983)
···Tender Mercies
Genre: Drama, Music
Role: Actor (as Mac Sledge)
(movie, 1983)
···The Terry Fox Story
Genre: Drama, Sport, Biography
Role: Actor (as Bill Vigars)
(movie, 1981)
···True Confessions
Genre: Crime, Drama
Role: Actor (as Det. Tom Spellacy)
(movie, 1981)
···The Pursuit of D.B. Cooper
Genre: Crime, Adventure, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Gruen)
(movie, 1979)
8.5Apocalypse Now
Genre: Drama, War
Role: Actor (as Lieutenant Colonel Bill Kilgore)
(mini-series, 1979)
···Ike
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Role: Actor (as Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower)
(movie, 1979)
···The Great Santini
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Lt. Col. 'Bull' Meechum)
(movie, 1978)
···The Betsy
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Loren Hardeman III)
(movie, 1976)
···The Eagle Has Landed
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller, War
Role: Actor (as Col. Max Radl)
(movie, 1976)
···Network
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Frank Hackett)
(movie, 1976)
···The Seven-Per-Cent Solution
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Dr. John H. Watson)
(movie, 1975)
···The Killer Elite
Genre: Action, Crime
Role: Actor (as George Hansen)
(movie, 1974)
···The Godfather: Part II
Genre: Drama, Crime
Role: Actor (as Tom Hagen)
(movie, 1974)
···The Conversation
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Role: Actor (as The Director)
(movie, 1973)
···Badge 373
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Eddie Ryan)
(movie, 1973)
···Lady Ice
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Ford Pierce)
(movie, 1972)
···Joe Kidd
Genre: Western
Role: Actor (as Frank Harlan)
(movie, 1972)
···The Godfather
Genre: Drama, Crime
Role: Actor (as Tom Hagen)
Genre: Western
Role: Actor (as Jesse James)
(movie, 1972)
···Tomorrow
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Jackson Fentry)
(movie, 1971)
···THX 1138
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Science Fiction, Mystery
Role: Actor (as THX)
(movie, 1970)
···MASH
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Role: Actor (as Major Franklin Archimedes 'Frank' Burns)
(movie, 1969)
···The Rain People
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Gordon)
(movie, 1969)
···True Grit
Genre: Western
Role: Actor (as Ned Pepper)
(movie, 1968)
···Bullitt
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Weissberg)
(movie, 1967)
···Countdown
Genre: Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Chiz)
(movie, 1966)
···The Chase
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Edwin Stewart)
(movie, 1962)
···To Kill a Mockingbird
Genre: Crime, Drama
Role: Actor (as Arthur 'Boo' Radley)