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Duvall, Robert

Overview
Works: 812 works in 2,837 publications in 9 languages and 98,620 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  History  Television adaptations  War films  Domestic fiction  Interviews  Bildungsromans  Gangster films 
Roles: Actor, Producer, Performer, Director, Author of screenplay, Interviewee, Speaker, Costume designer, Other, Narrator, Film editor, Scenarist, Creator, Contributor, Former owner
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Robert Duvall
Apocalypse now redux by Francis Ford Coppola ( Visual )
189 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 5,450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A United States Army officer/trained assassin is sent into the depths of a southeast Asian jungle to seek out a renegade colonel and terminate his command during the Vietnam War
To kill a mockingbird by Robert Mulligan ( Visual )
46 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 4,920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gregory Peck plays a southern lawyer who defends a black man accused of rape in this film version of the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel. The way in which it captures a time, a place, and above all, a mood, makes this film a masterpiece
The Godfather by Francis Ford Coppola ( Visual )
94 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 4,400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the early 1900s, the young Vito flees Sicily for America after the local Mafia kills his family. Vito struggles to make a living, legally or illegally, for his wife and growing brood in Little Italy. There he kills the local Black Hand Fanucci after he demands his customary cut of the tyro's business. With Fanucci gone, Vito's stature grows. The family legacy is upended by Michael's business expansion in the 1950s. Now based in Lake Tahoe, Michael conspires to make inroads in the Las Vegas and Havana pleasure industries by any means necessary. As he realizes that even his allies are trying to kill him, the increasingly paranoid Michael also discovers that his ambition has crippled his marriage to Kay and turned his brother Fredo against him. Barely escaping a federal indictment, Michael decides to turn his attention to dealing with his enemies, completing his own corruption
Lonesome Dove by Larry McMurtry ( Visual )
54 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tale of two former Texas Rangers who leave the South Texas town of Lonesome Dove on an epic 2500-mile cattle drive to the lush ranch country of Montana. From the re-created towns to the vast plains to the expansive cattle drive and heart-stopping stampede, it is an inspiring and enlighting experience, certain to change your views of our American heritage
Network by Sidney Lumet ( Visual )
55 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A satirical look at the politics and power struggles of television executives as a network news anchorman turns the tables on the "ratings."
MASH by Robert Altman ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1970 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The personnel of a Mobile Army Surgical Hospital in Korea develop a lunatic lifestyle to cope with the military bureaucracy and the horrors of war
The natural by Barry Levinson ( Visual )
32 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and held by 2,459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nothing was going to stop Roy Hobbs from fulfilling his boyhood dream of baseball stardom. As a 14-year old he fashions a baseball bat from an oak tree. He soon impresses major league scouts with his ability. His talent also catches the eye of a sportswriter who eventually becomes instrumental in Hobbs' career. The appearance of a mysterious woman, however, shatters his dream. Years later Hobbs reappears as a rookie for the New York Knights and has an opportunity to share in their race for the pennant
Crazy heart by Scott Cooper ( Visual )
25 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The powerful story of a country music star's rocky road to redemption. Bad Blake is a boozy, broken-down singer who reaches for salvation with the help of Jean, a journalist who discovers the real man behind the music. But will Bad's hard-livin' ways and crazy heart cost him his last chance at a comeback?
Secondhand lions by Tim McCanlies ( Visual )
30 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 2,395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Walter has had a hard life for a 13-year old. His no good floozy of a mother tends to get together with many equally despicable men. Before going on yet another husband-hunting trip, she drops Walter off at the house of his great-uncles Hub and Garth. In their youth, they would disappear for quite a while. The two are rumored to have acquired a great fortune, which Walter's mother hopes to get her hands on if he can ingratiate himself enough to the two cantankerous men. Though reluctant to put up with him at first, Hub and Garth grow to accept Walter. They begin to tell him fantastic stories of what they were up to while they went missing. When his mother returns, Walter must take charge of his own life, and decide what he's going to do with it
True grit by Henry Hathaway ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in English and held by 2,173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Wayne stars as the drunken, uncouth, and totally fearless one-eyed U.S. Marshall Rooster Cogburn. Rooster is hired by a headstrong young girl (Kim Darby) to find the man who murdered her father and stole the family savings. When Cogburn's employer insists on accompanying the old gunfigher, sparks fly. And the situation goes from troubled to disastrous when an inexperienced Texas Ranger (Glen Campbell) joins the party
Open range by Kevin Costner ( Visual )
43 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,098 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Boss Spearman, a rugged old-timer, free grazes cattle. He and Charley have been partners for ten years. The pair and their employees, Mose and Buttons, are driving their cattle across the West. Mose is attacked and thrown in jail during a visit to a town. The local cattle rancher, Baxter, wants the free grazers off his land and when Boss and Charley retrieve Mose, they are warned that they have until the next day to be out of the area. Charley confesses his past as a killer during the Civil War and strikes up a tentative romance with Sue, the sister of the town doctor
Sling blade by Billy Bob Thornton ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 1,997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
25 years after committing an unthinkable crime, a quiet man named Karl is finally returning home. Once there he is befriended by a fatherless boy and his mother. As a strong relationship develops between Karl and the boy, a confrontation builds with the mother's abusive and sometimes violent boyfriend
Gods and generals ( Visual )
25 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,983 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Col. Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain left behind a quiet life and a career as a college professor to fight for the Union. Gen. Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson was a man of great religious faith who served in the defense of the Confederacy. And Gen. Robert E. Lee, who led the Confederate army, was a man who was forced to choose between his loyalty to the United States and his love of the Southern states where he was born and raised. As Chamberlain, Jackson, and Lee are followed through the declaration of war and the battles at Manassas, Antietam, Frederickburg, and Chancellorsville
Jack Reacher by Christopher McQuarrie ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ex-military investigator Jack Reacher leaps off the pages of Lee Child's bestselling novel and onto the big screen in this explosive thriller. When an unspeakable crime is committed, all evidence points to the suspect in custody who offers up a single note in defense: Get Jack Reacher! The law has its limits, but Reacher does not when his fight for the truth pits him against an unexpected enemy with a skill for violence and a secret to keep
A civil action by Steven Zaillian ( Visual )
33 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A high-priced personal injury attorney takes on a case that becomes an epic legal battle ... one that may cost him his career, reputation and all that he owns
The road by John Hillcoat ( Visual )
29 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A father and his son are two of the last remaining people on earth after an unexplained tragedy has destroyed most of life. As the two head south, they are faced with many trials and tribulations along the way. An intense bond between the father and son is formed as together they strive to not only survive, but to retain humanity as they help the people they encounter along the way
John Q by Nick Cassavetes ( Visual )
26 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 1,742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Q. is a factory worker facing financial hardship as a result of reduced hours in his workplace. He and his wife soon discover that their child is in need of an emergency heart transplant. Although they have an HMO, they are informed that their policy doesn't cover such an expensive procedure. Unable to raise the money for the surgery himself and with no recourse but to take his son home to die, John snaps and holds the staff and patients of the hospital's emergency room hostage at gunpoint
Get low by Robert Duvall ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 1,623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For the past 40 years, Felix Bush has been a hermit, living alone on the outskirts of town. He's the stuff of legend--a frightening eccentric whose secluded home is where little boys test their courage by throwing rocks through the dangerous man's windows. When he hears an old friend has died, he makes a rare visit to town to meet with undertaker Frank Quinn to explain how he wants to "get low." He plans his burial plot, his stone, his farewell sendoff, and even the designated speaker. He intends this all to happen now, while he's still alive and can enjoy getting the value for his money. Quinn's young assistant Buddy isn't so sure about all this. Felix's past is a bit mysterious, but his desire for the party may have something to do with a long-ago romance with Mattie Darrow, who is now a widow, and has returned home. Is Mattie the reason Felix has been punishing himself all these years?
Four Christmases ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When happily unmarried San Francisco couple Kate and Brad find themselves socked in by fog on Christmas morning, their exotic vacation plans morph into the family-centric holiday they had, until now, gleefully avoided. Out of obligation, and unable to escape, they trudge to not one, not two, but four relative-choked festivities
The apostle by Robert Duvall ( Visual )
33 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sonny is a gifted Southern Pentecostal preacher loved by his community in Texas. When Sonny loses control and commits a crime of passion, he is forced to run from the law. Hiding out in the small Louisiana town of Bayou Boutte, Sonny adopts a new identity as the Apostle E.F. and sets out on a new mission-- to find the road to redemption
 
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Duval, Robert.
Duval Robert 1931-....
Duvall, Robert Selden 1931-
Languages
English (688)
Spanish (49)
French (34)
German (32)
Italian (6)
Multiple languages (4)
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Turkish (1)
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