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Creator / Robert Redford

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"All of the films that I've made are about the country I live in and grew up in... And I think if you're going to put an artist's eye to it, you're going to put a critical eye to it. I've always been interested in the gray area that exists between the black and white, or the red and blue, and that's where complexity lies."

Charles Robert Redford, Jr. (born August 18, 1936 in Santa Monica, California) is an American film actor and director.

He's known for starring in several seminal genre films - Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (Western), Three Days of the Condor and All the President's Men (political thriller), The Way We Were and Out of Africa (romance), and the list goes on. He made his directorial debut with Ordinary People in 1980. Redford continued to work as both an actor and director until August 2018, where he announced his retirement from acting after the release of The Old Man & the Gun (he subsequently appeared in a cameo in Avengers: Endgame, though).

Other than the works he has been directly involved in, one of his biggest contributions has been the founding of the Sundance Film Festival, the biggest independent film festival in the USA, at his ranch in Utah.


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Butch Cassidy and Sundance

[Trope Namer] Cornered by the Bolivian army with little to no chance of escape, both Butch Cassidy and Sundance decided to take their chances and go out in a blaze of glory. The film then ends with a freeze-frame of the two outlaws as they engage with the soldiers.

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