Starpulse.com

Robert Mitchum


Biography:
Birth Name: Robert Mitchum
Born: 08/06/1917
Birth Place: Bridgeport, Connecticut, USA
Death Place: Santa Barbara, California, USA
Died: 07/01/1997

Born Robert Charles Durman Mitchum in Bridgeport, CT on Aug. 6, 1917, Mitchum's early life was as rough-and-tumble as the characters he would eventually play on screen. His father died in a rail yard accident when he was still an infant, and frequent discipline problems at school forced his mother to shuttle him between relatives in Delaware and New York. He dropped out of school shortly after 1930 and traveled the country via boxcar, working sporadically in all manner of jobs - including professional boxer, to which he attributed in part his most memorable physical feature - his heavy-lidded eyes - and serving a brief stint on a chain gang in Georgia for vagrancy. Mitchum also met a young w...

Continue Bio


News:
Scrooged Bill Murray Christmas Classic 'Scrooged' Now Out On Blu-ray

Scrooged 'Scrooged' Debuts On Blu-ray November 1st

Shirley MacLaine Shirley MacLaine Admits To Sleeping With Three Men In One Day

Obsessed Best & Worst Stalker Movies


Albums:

Calypso - Is Like So...!


Popular Movies:

Chop Suey

Waiting For Sunset

Dead Man

Woman of Desire

Tombstone

Cape Fear

Mr. North

Scrooged

The Ambassador

More Credits


Worked With: