Robert Bentondirector, screenwriter
Birthplace: Waxahachie, Texas
Academy Award-winning director and screenwriter known for his sentimental films, which include Kramer vs. Kramer (1979), Places in the Heart (1984), Billy Bathgate (1991) and Nobody's Fool (1994). He wrote the screenplay of Bonnie and Clyde (1967).
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- Places in the Heart - Starring Sally Field, Ed Harris, Amy Madigan, John Malkovich, Danny Glover
- Twilight (1998) - Starring Paul Newman, Susan Sarandon, Gene Hackman, Stockard Channing
- Bad Company (1972) - Starring Jeff Bridges, Barry Brown, Jim Davis, David Huddleston, John Savage
- There Was a Crooked Man - Starring Kirk Douglas, Henry Fonda, Burgess Meredith, Hume Cronyn, Warren Oates