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Eagle Pennell (1952–2002)

Independent filmmaker Eagle Pennell was born Glenn Irwin Pinnell on July 28, 1952 in Andrews, West Texas. Eagle grew up in College Station, Texas. His father Charles taught civil engineering at Texas A&M University. Pennell first developed an interest in cinema as a teenager and used a Super 8 camera to shoot comedy skits performed by his sisters.... See full bio »

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(age 49) in Houston, Texas, USA

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Known For

Last Night at the Alamo
(1983)
The Whole Shootin' Match
(1978)
A Hell of a Note
A Hell of a Note Director
(1977)
Doc's Full Service
(1994)

Filmography

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 1990 City Life (Documentary)
 1989 Ice House
 1983 Last Night at the Alamo (original film)
 1977 A Hell of a Note (Short)
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 1978 The Whole Shootin' Match (writer)
 1977 A Hell of a Note (Short) (written by)
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 1983 Last Night at the Alamo (original film)
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 1994 Doc's Full Service (producer)
 1983 Last Night at the Alamo (producer)
 1977 A Hell of a Note (Short) (producer)
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 1980 Fast Money
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 1987 My Best Friend Is a Vampire (location manager - as Eagle Penell)
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 2008 The King of Texas (Documentary)
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Personal Quote:

[on Hollywood] Everything is commercially driven there. Either you play by Hollywood's standards or you don't play at all. See more »

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Robert Redford said he was inspired by Pennell's work to create the Sundance Institute. See more »

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Leo

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