Robert Bentondirector, screenwriter
Birthplace: Waxahachie, Texas
Academy Award-winning director and screenwriter known for his sentimental films, which include Kramer vs. Kramer (1979), Places in the Heart (1984), Billy Bathgate (1991) and Nobody's Fool (1994). He wrote the screenplay of Bonnie and Clyde (1967).
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