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Duvall, Robert

Works: 883 works in 2,937 publications in 8 languages and 100,212 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Television adaptations  War films  Domestic fiction  Bildungsromans  Interviews  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Producer, Performer, Director, Author of screenplay, Interviewee, Speaker, Author, Costume designer, Other, Narrator, Creator, Scenarist, Film editor, Contributor, Former owner
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Robert Duvall
To kill a mockingbird by Robert Mulligan( Visual )

50 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 4,937 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two children in a small southern town are thrust into an adult world of racial bigotry and hatred when their lawyer father chooses to defend a black man unjustly accused of raping a white girl
The Godfather by Mario Puzo( Visual )

95 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 4,395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Corleone Family nearly falls from power in America but rises to observe the passage of rites from father to son. There is a balance between family life and the ugly business of crime in which they are engaged
Apocalypse now redux by Francis Ford Coppola( Visual )

114 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 4,196 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
Lonesome Dove by Simon Wincer( Visual )

51 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,266 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
Network by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

57 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,903 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 )

22 editions published between 1970 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 2,644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights the outrageous antics of three skilled young surgeons drafted from civilian life and assigned to a unit of the Mobile Army Surgical Hospital (MASH) during the Korean War
The natural by Barry Levinson( Visual )

32 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and held by 2,470 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 )

24 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,440 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 )

26 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 2,438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To the rest of the world, Garth and Hub are mysterious old men hiding millions. But to Walter, they are family - and now they're about to lead him on an adventure he'll never forget
True grit by Henry Hathaway( Visual )

14 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in English and held by 2,216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

U.S. Marshal Rooster Cogburn helps a young girl find the man who murdered her father in Native American territory. Bonus features include commentary, featurettes, and theatrical trailer
Open range by Kevin Costner( Visual )

43 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,122 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 )

21 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 2,019 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. DVD
Jack Reacher by Christopher McQuarrie( Visual )

14 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 2,018 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
Gods and generals( Visual )

26 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,007 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. 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. These three military leaders, Chamberlain, Jackson, and Lee, are followed through the declaration of war and the battles at Manassas, Antietam, Fredericksburg, and Chancellorsville
A civil action by Steven Zaillian( Visual )

27 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,935 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 )

32 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,800 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 )

27 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 1,763 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 surgury 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 1,633 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 )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,599 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 )

34 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,549 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.

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Duvall, Robert Selden 1931-

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