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  1. 'The Old Man & The Gun' Director David Lowery on Making a Tribute to Robert Redford [Interview]Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 1 | /film

    ... on screen, so I really wanted to give him a chance to bring that back. A scene that I think about a lot is in Downhill Racer when he is trying to get the young lady to get out of his car, she's talking, he leans over and honks the horn. And that was ...

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  2. 'The Old Man & the Gun' may be Robert Redford's last acting roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 28 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... era. In early movies like "This Property Is Condemned" and "Inside Daisy Clover," or, somewhat later on, in "Downhill Racer," "The Candidate," and even parts of "The Way We Were," he was as edgy and quicksilver, in his own way, as De Niro or Pacino. ...

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  3. A Beginner's Guide to Robert RedfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 24 | Film School Rejects

    ... they weren't as popular, they showed that he was capable of working hard and playing various roles. In Downhill Racer , Redford is champion skier David Chappellet, a talented yet arrogant athlete who clashes with his coach played by Gene Hackman. ...

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  4. Downhill Racer Film ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2018 | BellaOnline

    ... into superstardom, the actor was eager to take control of his career. Redford was the guiding force behind 'Downhill Racer'. He produced the film, hired James Salter to write the screenplay, and offered television director Michael Ritchie the ...

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  5. 8 great movies for the Winter OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | Star Tribune

    The best Winter Olympics movies are all about the underdogs, risking their lives and surprising the world - oh, and Will Ferrell sliding crotch-first across the ice. "Downhill Racer" : Michael Ritchie's tense drama was released when Robert Redford was at the peak of his fame and just as Gene Hackman was beginning a sensational run of performances.

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  6. Robert Redford in a scene from the film 'Downhill Racer', 1969.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2018 | News Times

    An Olympic decathlon champ is unfairly stripped of his medals, but it's OK because years later he's training his son to follow in his sneaker-clad footsteps. Meanwhile, said son meets and falls in love with the daughter of the original second place finisher who got elevated to the gold after the take-back.

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  7. 6 Filmmaking Tips from Robert RedfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2018 | Film School Rejects

    ... about how the political system works behind the scenes. And yet, hopefully, it was also entertaining. ' Downhill Racer' was about how athletics works, about the emphasis and priorities in athletics in this country. ' Ordinary People' was about ...

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  8. I discovered Sylvester Stallone in many films as an extraRead the original story

    Dec 24, 2017 | Geekzone

    ... Allen in Bananas . I once found a screenshot taken from a September 1970 theater flier that said he was in Downhill Racer . It omitted info about where he is in it. I then watched the film. At first, I couldn't find him anywhere, but then I saw him ...

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