Nicknamed â€œThe Miracle of Omahaâ€
Played mostly for the Boston and Milwaukee Braves
Director: Ivan Reitman. Also starred P. J. Soles, Sean Young & John Candy
Director: Arthur Penn. Also starred Gene Hackman, Estelle Parsons & Denver Pyle. Plot: A somewhat romanticized account of the career of the notoriously violent bank robbing couple and their gang.
Director: Norman Jewison. Also starred Lee Grant, Larry Gates & James Patterson. Plot: An African American detective is asked to investigate a murder in a racist southern town. Won 5 Oscars
Dustin Hoffman got the part
Christopher Reeve got the part
Michael Douglas got the part
Director: Warren Beatty. Also starred Jerzy Kosinski, Jack Nicholson & Paul Sorvino. Plot: A radical American journalist becomes involved with the Communist revolution in Russia and hopes to bring its spirit and idealism to the United States. Won 3 Oscars
Director: William H. Bushnell. Also starred Adam Roake, Gianni Russo & H. B. Haggerty
IMDB:8.1/10. Director: Norman Jewison. Won 5 Oscars incl. Best Picture, 2 Baftas, 3 Golden Globe and National Film Preservation Board Award.
IMDB:8.1/10. Director: Arthur Penn. Won 2 Oscars, 2 Baftas and National Film Preservation Board Award.
Best Actor - Musical or Comedy, 1978
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And philanthropist; in 2010, the third wealthiest person in the world; born, 1930
29th US President, 1921-1923
American Secretary of State under Bill Clinton d. 2011
1978; did not chart highly; a cult favorite though
The film is named after the book and is an adaptation of the 1946 Pulitzer Prize winning novel.
Henry Warren Beaty is Shirley Maclean Beatyâ€™s younger brother.