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The character Lex Luthor was played by Gene Hackman
Gene Hackman
   for his role in   
The French Connection (1971)
Gene Hackman
   for his role in   
Unforgiven (1992)
As Little Bill Daggett
Gene Hackman
   won for   
'The French Connection'
1973 - Also for The Poseidon Adventure
Gene Hackman
   has the middle name   
Alden
Fim star
Lex Luthor
   was portrayed by   
Gene Hackman
“Superman” (1978), “Superman II” (1980)
Unforgiven (1992)
   starred   
Clint Eastwood, Gene Hackman and Morgan Freeman
Director: Clint Eastwood. Also starred Richard Harris, Jaimz Woolvett, Saul Rubinek and Frances Fisher.
Twilight (1998)
   starred   
Paul Newman, Susan Sarandon and Gene Hackman
Director: Robert Benton
Runaway Jury (2003)
   starred   
John Cusack, Gene Hackman and Dustin Hoffman
Director: Gary Fleder
Behind Enemy Lines (2001)
   starred   
Gene Hackman and Owen Wilson
Director: John Moore. Loosely based on the Mrkonjić Grad incident.
Absolute Power (1997)
   starred   
Clint Eastwood, Gene Hackman and Ed Harris
Director: Clint Eastwood
The Birdcage (1996)
   starred   
Robin Williams, Gene Hackman and Nathan Lane
Director: Mike Nichols
Wyatt Earp (1994)
   starred   
Kevin Costner, Dennis Quaid and Gene Hackman
Director: Laurence Kasdan
Cisco Pike (1972)
   starred   
Kris Kristofferson, Karen Black and Gene Hackman
Director: Bill L. Norton. Also starred Harry Dean Stanton, Viva & Joy Bang. Plot: Cisco (Kristofferson) is an ex-rock star who has become a drug dealer. A corrupt cop blackmails Cisco to sell marijuana for him...
At the Pasadena Playhouse, Gene Hackman and Classmate Dustin Hoffman Were Voted the Two Least Likely to Succeed.
   is   
True
Gene Hackman
   was considered for the role of   
Howard Beale in Network (1976)
Peter Finch got the part
Gene Hackman
   was considered for the role of   
Rocky Balboa in Rocky (1976)
Sylvester Stallone got the part
Gene Hackman
   was considered for the role of   
Roy Neary in Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)
Richard Dreyfuss got the part
Gene Hackman
   was considered for the role of   
Hannibal Lecter in Silence of the Lambs (1991)
Anthony Hopkins got the part
Superman (1978)
   starred   
Marlon Brando, Gene Hackman and Christopher Reeve
Director: Richard Donner. Also starred Ned Beatty, Jackie Cooper & Glenn Ford. Plot: An alien orphan is sent from his dying planet to Earth, where he grows up to become his adoptive home's first and greatest super-hero.
No Way Out (1987)
   starred   
Kevin Costner, Gene Hackman and Sean Young
Director: Roger Donaldson. Also starred Will Patton, Howard Duff & George Dzundza. Plot: A cover-up and witch-hunt occur after a politician accidentally kills his mistress.
Crimson Tide (1995)
   starred   
Denzel Washington, Gene Hackman and Matt Craven
Director: Tony Scott. Also starred George Dzundza, Viggo Mortensen & James Gandolfini. Plot: On a US nuclear missile sub, a young first officer stages a mutiny to prevent his trigger happy captain from launching his missiles before confirming his orders to do so.
Get Shorty (1995)
   starred   
John Travolta, Gene Hackman and Rene Russo
Director: Barry Sonnenfeld. Also starred Danny DeVito, Dennis Farina & Delroy Lindo. Plot: A mobster travels to Hollywood to collect a debt and discovers that the movie business is much the same as his current job.
Unforgiven (1992)
   starred   
Clint Eastwood, Gene Hackman and Morgan Freeman
IMDB:8.3/10. Director: Clint Eastwood. 4 Oscar wins incl. Best Picture. 1 Bafta and 2 Golden Globes.
Superman (1978)
      
Christopher Reeve, Gene Hackman and Marlon Brando
You'll Believe a Man Can Fly!
Gene Hackman
   won the Golden Globe for   
The French Connection
Best Actor - Drama, 1971
Gene Hackman
   won the Golden Globe for   
The Royal Tenebaums
Best Actor - Musical or Comedy, 2001
Superman II (1980)
   starred   
Gene Hackman, Christopher Reeve and Ned Beatty
Directors: Richard Lester and Richard Donner (uncredited). Also starred Jackie Cooper, Margot Kidder, Sarah Douglas, Jack O'Halloran, E. G. Marshall and Terence Stamp.
The Poseidon Adventure (1972)
   starred   
Gene Hackman, Ernest Borgnine and Red Buttons
Director: Ronald Neame. Also starred Carol Lynley, Roddy McDowall & Stella Stevens. Plot: A group of passengers struggle to survive and escape, when their ocean liner completely capsizes at sea.
Mississippi Burning (1988)
   starred   
Gene Hackman, Willem Dafoe and Frances McDormand
Director: Alan Parker. Also starred Brad Dourif, R. Lee Ermey & Gailard Sartain. Plot: Two FBI agents with wildly different styles arrive in Mississippi to investigate the disappearance of some civil rights activists. Won an Oscar
The French Connection (1971)
   starred   
Gene Hackman, Fernando Rey and Roy Scheider
IMDB:7.9/10. Director: William Friedkin. Won 5 Oscars incl. Best Picture, 2 Baftas, 3 Golden Globes and National Film Preservation Board Award.
The French Connection (1971)
      
Gene Hackman, Roy Scheider and Fernando Rey
He nails a Frenchman, and in Guy Movie lingo, that absolves him of all sins.
Unforgiven (1992)
      
Gene Hackman, Clint Eastwood and Morgan Freeman
It's a couple of bullets in the chest when you're sitting on the loo.






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