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The Great Santini

Robert Duvall received an Academy Award nomination for his forceful performance as a warrior without a war in this touching, well-crafted drama based on the novel by Pat Conroy. As Marine pilot Bull Meechum, he rules his family with military discipline, s… (more)

Released: 1979

Rating: PG

TV Guide Rating:(6 ratings)

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The Great Santini - Official Trailer
02:40 — Highly acclaimed look at the effect a repressed and repressive Marine Corps officer has on his family in the 1960's. One of Duvall's best performances (more…)
The Great Santini - Trailer
00:54 — Highly acclaimed look at the effect a repressed and repressive Marine Corps officer has on his family in the 1960's. One of Duvall's best performances (more…)
Great Santini, The - (Original Trailer)
A marine (Robert Duvall) has problems adjusting to domestic life during peacetime in The Great Santini (1979).

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  • Released: 1979
  • Rating: PG
  • Review: Robert Duvall received an Academy Award nomination for his forceful performance as a warrior without a war in this touching, well-crafted drama based on the novel by Pat Conroy. As Marine pilot Bull Meechum, he rules his family with military discipline, s… (more)

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