Did You Know?
The film's marketing boasted the star-teaming of the two ROBERTs - 'Robert de Niro' and Robert Duvall
. The film's marketing also emphasized alliteration of their last names: "DE NIRO --- DUVALL. True Confessions." De Niro and Duvall had been rivals for the Best Actor Oscar at 1981's Academy Awards just six months before the film launched stateside. Duvall had been up for The Great Santini
(1979) but de Niro won for Raging Bull
(1980). Neither were Best Actor Oscar nominated for this movie as expected by industry insiders but the two were jointly awarded the Best Actor Golden Phoenix Award for their performances in this film. Duvall and de Niro had both previously appeared in The Godfather: Part II
(1974) but they never appeared together in the same scene but finally in this movie they did. See more
When Tom takes off his radiator cap after his car overheats, what looks like a chunk of dry ice shoots out of the radiator. See more
How about it, Tom? Can you get your brother the monsignor to say a mass for this cunt? It'll make the front page.
Howard, we don't even know yet whether or not she was a Catholic cunt.
Version of Who Is the Black Dahlia?
Valurile Dunarii (Danube Waves)
Music by Iosif Ivanovici
Played at the wedding reception See more