Silver Screen Stars

Silver Screen Stars

Robert Mitchum
Season 2  |  Episode 3  |  Smooth/Arts  |  March 8, 2018

Robert Charles Durman Mitchum was an American film actor who rose to prominence for his starring roles in several major works of the film noir style, and is considered a forerunner of the anti-heroes prevalent in film during the 1950s and 1960s. Classic roles include His Kind of Woman (1951), Night of the Hunter (1955) Heaven Knows Mr Allison (1957), The Enemy Below (1957), The Sundowners (1960), Cape Fear (1961), The Longest Day (1962), Ryan's Daughter (1970 David Lean) and Yakuza (1974) Mitchum is No.23 on the American Film Institute's list of the greatest male American screen legends of all time.

Robert Charles Durman Mitchum was an American film actor who rose to prominence for his starring roles in several major works of the film noir style, and is considered a forerunner of the anti-heroes prevalent in film during the 1950s and 1960s. Classic roles include His Kind of Woman (1951), Night of the Hunter (1955) Heaven Knows Mr Allison (1957), The Enemy Below (1957), The Sundowners (1960), Cape Fear (1961), The Longest Day (1962), Ryan's Daughter (1970 David Lean) and Yakuza (1974) Mitchum is No.23 on the American Film Institute's list of the greatest male American screen legends of all time.

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