Gene Hackman

Gene Hackman has a few of the great films under his belt and like his oft co-star Morgan Freeman the usual career baggage of bad films to keep his average to a reasonable level. It is hard in a long career to have all winners, so we won't hold anything against Gene for being caught up in some less than perfect films.

Movie Actor Gene Hackman in Unforgiven

Gene Hackman's performances in Unforgiven, Bat 21 and maybe some others are so great as to cancel out anything not up to par he might have done. Maybe he did some other great films, we think he probably did, but we don't really care as we'll always have him as Little Bill. Not that we typecast...