: A Lincoln Portrait (Henry Fonda, narrator; London Symphony Orchestra; Aaron Copland)
1 Biographical Movie |
13 Print Biographies |
1 Portrayal |
1 Interview |
8 Articles |
2 Pictorials |
7 Magazine Cover Photos |
6' 1½" (1.87 m)
Did You Know?
[on War and Peace
(1956) and referring to author of book Leo Tolstoy
] When I first agreed to do it, the screenplay by Irwin Shaw
was fine, but what happened? King Vidor
used to go home nights with his wife and rewrite it. All the genius of Tolstoy went out the window.
He was a big fan of All in the Family
(1971) and had the privilege of hosting "The Best of All in the Family, which looked back at the best moments from the first 100 episodes of the show.
Noticeable for his "cat-like" walk, especially in westerns: moving at a slow but clock- like tempo, throwing forward one foot at time, while letting the arms dangle loosely at his sides.