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The Straight Story Movie Poster

The Straight Story

A retired farmer and widower in his 70s, Alvin Straight (Richard Farnsworth) learns one day that his distant brother Lyle (Harry Dean Stanton)...

Nominated
Actor in a Leading Role
Chase Movie Poster

Chase

Hometown vigilantes hound a Washington state lawyer's (Jennifer O'Neill) client, accused of killing her mentor.

Nominated
Best Performance by An Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
The Grey Fox Movie Poster

The Grey Fox

In this film based on a true story, Bill Miner (Richard Farnsworth) is a fearless stagecoach robber in the days of the Wild West. After he is...

Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama

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