Began film magazine, "Projections"
3 Print Biographies |
1 Portrayal |
3 Interviews |
2 Articles |
5' 8" (1.73 m)
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[on Lee Marvin
] The profound unease we feel in identifying with an evil character in a movie is the recognition that we may be capable of such evil. Lee knew from his war experiences the depth of our capacity for cruelty and evil. He had committed such deeds, had plumbed the depths and was prepared to recount what he had seen down there.
Biography in: John Wakeman, editor. "World Film Directors, Volume Two, 1945-1985." Pages 141-145. New York: The H.W. Wilson Company, 1988.
Usually has a shot in his movies of a hand emerging from a body of water holding a weapon.