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Here than some of America's greatest films To Kill a Mockingbird mash the god -- Apocalypse Now.
His new film is called gap -- and it's coming to a theater near you in August -- always a thinking man.
He's got plenty of opinions and he's not shy about sharing the meter.
I was honored when he invited me into his home recently for an interview.
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I felt and I did.
In a movie get low bears -- a recurring thing that I've seen in the apostle I've seen and tender mercies.
It is the -- of redemption.
A person who is flawed but deep down has qualities it is is that person that we see Robert Duvall -- Could be but I don't think about it that much.
Maybe I'm attracted to things like that because life and I feel for those things but.
It just happened he had you know I've played Stalin was redemption.
Wolf you know I plan but.
When when these kinds of movies comes -- come along.
Respond to them like a group that the get -- was my wife's favorite film.
Since the -- the movie the apostle for which.
Given nomination for an Academy Award should -- -- -- but -- -- -- political mold this opinion.
But again it was this character.
It's -- who.
Was a good man that made some bad -- -- is that one of your papers yet and why.
Well it took so long to do and I think it's American preachers it is.
True American art form the American -- I'd done Hollywood.
And now it can't you can't pack so to be -- long is off the ground it.
-- it's it's part of our culture something that was very important to -- -- treated faith and religion more respectfully.
In the movies that you've written and in which you portrayed characters.
Maybe portray people of faith and religious people is either coops are charlatans.
Yet and they can't do.
The fly -- people they tend to pack and -- The interior of the United States itself and so for -- one time you guys don't -- shoes and Yorkshire.
He was you -- -- was in the army and the truth in the deep south.
All those guys.
The blue creek about -- mountains.
Outscored New Yorkers.
Did -- So -- something there that's.
That may -- The two calls active and in half -- week people with with -- -- Who -- the of those provisions so why -- you name.
And they -- know what to do you have.
Like it all it was connected give him only -- it.
-- -- So when you could put those.
The people and they'll put the professional -- -- What my wife -- angle we should stole the show.
She never acted before you know if people will step across that line as non actors.
One thing to do that what you do and and and you get to a point certain point relaxation.
We all know the the successful Robert involved in the early years there was some struggle -- always that you.
That one of the stories you were a roommate with Dustin Hoffman when both of you were going through some hungry careful and -- -- was down.
My brother -- me.
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You know -- what we've we've picked up the apart.
And he never got over -- we've met some girls -- By -- actually all week we've got some new believable.
We thank you great parties and you know.
You always remember but it because the country's so big -- like -- if you live here I hardly see.
Then we would with -- -- But that would struggle at that time oh yeah it does struggle help you be better actor yeah it was it was struggle when it was it was a dream.
In America about dreams.
Great country with.
A lot of talent.
In power that make mistakes but great potential.
And I think to me at this country -- our world.
There there is a lot of polarization and there are people divers.
It takes that we make people a little more civil.
I I think you.
One I hope house that you did -- only you know.
-- I guess it all goes back commander -- After.
Ones yeah -- you know.
That the president -- Very enamored.
With his family comes in dollars.
Like if it.
Again warm feeling.
-- -- In fact you you -- the campaign rally for McCain.
You have any regrets about speaking up like that now.
I don't believe giving them it's too much because actors or actresses sometimes speak she.
But we all have our own beliefs and those.
-- The -- I.
And that's okay I'm perfectly.
Talking with -- -- -- conservative guy who won the one tremendously democratic.
Democratic personally do you people you.
Are uses -- which -- -- -- politicians have to do certain level of acting.
Lot of actors -- -- certain level politics you thought about running.
Speaking of which.
I trying to partner -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- But -- like that -- -- we've publicly asked.
You saw something in her before John McCain and pick the -- said this person has its.
Well I cheaters sequence.
He can't thank you mean.
Women got the vote in this country after after African Americans.
And some of the biggest obstacle women getting it will -- of the -- As in like Lucia comes from a family of five fish and -- look.
So you know that these people laughter.
And -- I think she's answer but it was when I saw her.
In front of the people of New Mexico work again.
She was very -- for what she did.
She I mean she got tricked by these Katie Couric and people she wasn't so good.
But when she would.
And fun of her ilk caller of ranchers life.
Ranchers wife and what you -- -- ranchers well you know she reminds me the -- actor's wife.
And strong and yet to the point and and we she's she was very good on her feet and improvisational way very good with -- -- -- social -- she should run for president because she shall despised by people.
-- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Serve again for me who want to be the only woman on the -- and and George let me to put it maybe she's not that quo I don't know what she vanished eight.
To a much -- here propel her and I'm just saying that maybe she got some unjust criticism and she was.
She was a very good for the people very good with people.
Speaking to crowd.
Her her kind.
Of thing you love most about -- well -- this -- my home.
My who should hear.
In spite of faults America and I'm proud of America has great potential.
It would be a dark world we did have them.
Elect to -- Certain aspects of America.
American culture in my work you don't choose to live in the middle Hollywood likes him -- -- -- -- Hollywood party Michael about their friends but.
We we like it back here we travel.
And and I like working America like working in different parts different states to get food for people from different states and north south.
-- worked most many many states but every state except the last but.
I really I really have a cure -- like -- vacation.
Curiosity from -- country.
Thank you very much for humans that's good to see if this thing -- -- thank you -- thousand.
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