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Gene Hackman

After his parents divorced, he was raised in Danville, IL, by his grandmother. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1947 to '52, and was stationed in China, Japan and Hawaii. Studied acting at the Pasadena Playhouse in California. Lived with Dustin Hoffman while they were both struggling actors. Had surgery for heart problems in 1990, leading to a two-year hiatus from films. In 2008, confirmed he had retired from acting. Coauthored several novels with underwater archaeologist Daniel Lenihan,… Show more

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Scarecrow (2013)
Max Millan
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Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust (2007)
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Welcome to Mooseport (2004)
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Welcome to Mooseport (2004)
Monroe Cole
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Runaway Jury (2003)
Rankin Fitch
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The Royal Tenenbaums (2001)
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Behind Enemy Lines (2001)
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Heist (2001)
Joe Moore
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Heist (2001)
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The Royal Tenenbaums (2001)
Royal Tenenbaum
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Heartbreakers (2001)
William B. Tensy
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Heartbreakers (2001)
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The Replacements (2000)
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The Replacements (2000)
McGinty
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Enemy of the State (1998)
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Enemy of the State (1998)
Edward 'Brill' Lyle
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Antz (1998)
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Antz (1998)
General Mandible
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Twilight (1998)
Jack Ames
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Twilight (1998) (1998)
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Absolute Power (1997)
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The Birdcage (1996)
Sen. Kevin Keeley
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The Birdcage (1996)
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Get Shorty (1995)
Harry Zimm
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Get Shorty (1995)
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Crimson Tide (1995)
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Crimson Tide (1995)
Capt. Frank Ramsey
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The Quick and the Dead (1995)
John Herod
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Geronimo: An American Legend (1993)
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The Firm (1993)
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Geronimo: An American Legend (1993)
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Impitoyable (1992)
Little Bill Daggett
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Unforgiven (1992)
Little Bill Daggett
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Unforgiven (1992)
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Postcards From the Edge (1990)
Lowell Kolchek
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Loose Cannons (1990) (1990)
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Postcards From the Edge (1990)
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Mississippi Burning (1989)
Agent Rupert Anderson
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Hoosiers (1989)
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Mississippi Burning (1988)
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Hoosiers (1986)
Coach Norman Dale
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Under Fire (1983)
Alex Grazier
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Superman II (1980) (1981)
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Superman II (1980)
Lex Luthor
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Superman (1978)
Lex Luthor
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Superman (1978) (1978)
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Superman: The Movie (1978)
Lex Luthor
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A Bridge Too Far (1977)
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Night Moves (1975)
Harry Moseby
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French Connection II (1975)
Doyle
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Young Frankenstein (1974)
The Blindman (Harold)
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Young Frankenstein (1974)
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The Conversation (1974)
Harry Caul
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The Conversation (1974)
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The Poseidon Adventure (1972) (1972)
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The Poseidon Adventure (1972)
Rev. Frank Scott
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The French Connection (1971)
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The French Connection (1971)
Det. Jimmy "Popeye" Doyle
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Downhill Racer (1969)
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Bonnie and Clyde (1967) (1967)
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Bonnie and Clyde (1967)
Buck Barrow
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Hawaii (1966)
Dr. John Whipple
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Prime Cut
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Absolute Power
President Allen Richmond
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The Firm
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No Way Out
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Postcards from the Edge
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The Split
Detective Lt. Walter Brill
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Another Woman (1988)
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I Knew It Was You: Rediscovering John Cazale
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Scarecrow (1973)
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Cisco Pike
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Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust
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Wyatt Earp
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Another Woman
Larry Lewis
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Eureka
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Superman II: The Richard Donner Cut
Lex Luthor
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Superman IV: The Quest for Peace
Lex Luthor/Voice of Nuclear Man
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Downhill Racer
Eugene Claire
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Lilith
Norman
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A Bridge Too Far
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