Began film magazine, "Projections"
3 Print Biographies |
1 Portrayal |
4 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.
Attended Catholic school (Salesian Order) although his family was not Roman Catholic. Apparently his parents thought that Catholic school teachers would be less likely to be drafted into WWII.
Usually has a shot in his movies of a hand emerging from a body of water holding a weapon.