Robert Mitchum

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Robert was born under the official name Mitchum, Robert Charles Durman on August 6th, 1917. He died on July 1st, 1997 in Santa Barbara, California, USA (lung cancer and emphysema). Known to his close friends as Mitch, he has been a credited actor since the 1955 film Not as a Stranger.

Robert Mitchum was a dependable leading actor. He has starred in four films including the 1995 comedy film Pakten as the character Ernest Bogan, the 1972 western movie The Wrath of God playing Father Oliver Van Horne and the 1970 drama release Ryan's Daughter cast as Charles Shaughnessy.

Robert was a recognizable supporting cast member who's acting range makes him the top choice for a variety of roles. He has appeared in seven films including: the 1995 drama film Dead Man as the character John Dickinson, the 1991 crime movie Cape Fear playing Lieutenant Elgart and the 1988 comedy release Scrooged cast as Preston Rhinelander.

Robert Mitchum has earned salaries up to $1,250,000 for his acting and also participates in back end. His most commercially successful project to date has been the 1991 crime film Cape Fear, which brought in $79,000,000 at the box office.

Robert is a fan favorite, having been featured on the cover of at least eleven magazines, captured in more than two pictorials and featured in nine magazine articles. He has been the subject of at least thirteen books.


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Brother of John Mitchum and Julie Mitchum .
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