Robert Benton

Biography

Robert Douglas Benton (born September 29, 1932) is an American screenwriter and film director.

Benton was born in Waxahachie, Texas, the son of Dorothy (née Spaulding) and Ellery Douglass Benton, a telephone company employee. He attended the University of Texas and Columbia University.[...

11 titles Directing Writing Acting

6.7

Feast of Love

2007 · Director

6.3

The Human Stain

2003 · Director

6.2

Twilight

1998 · Director

7.4

Nobody's Fool

1994 · Director

5.9

Billy Bathgate

1991 · Director

5.5

Nadine

1987 · Director

7.3

Places in the Heart

1984 · Director

6.1

Still of the Night

1982 · Director

7.8

Kramer vs. Kramer

1979 · Director

7.0

The Late Show

1977 · Director

7.0

Bad Company

1972 · Director

13 titles Directing Writing Acting

6.3

The Ice Harvest

2005 · Screenplay

6.2

Twilight

1998 · Writer

7.4

Nobody's Fool

1994 · Screenplay

5.5

Nadine

1987 · Writer

7.3

Places in the Heart

1984 · Author

6.1

Still of the Night

1982 · Screenplay, Story

7.8

Kramer vs. Kramer

1979 · Screenplay

7.3

Superman

1978 · Screenplay

7.0

The Late Show

1977 · Screenplay

7.8

What's Up, Doc?

1972 · Screenplay

7.0

Bad Company

1972 · Writer

7.0

There Was a Crooked Man...

1970 · Writer

7.9

Bonnie and Clyde

1967 · Screenplay

0 titles Directing Writing Acting

5.3

Death Valley

1946 · Duke