Question: Which actor delivered the iconic line, “I love the smell of napalm in the morning”?

Answer: Even if you’ve never seen the film Apocalypse Now, there’s a good chance that you’ve heard this famous movie quote. This iconic line is spoken by Lieutenant Colonel Kilgore Bill Kilgore, played by Robert Duvall, in the 1979 film Apocalypse Now. Most people like the smell of coffee or bacon in the morning. But not Lt. Col. Bill Kilgore. He likes his breakfast spiced with a little more death. The famous quote came in #12 on the American Film Institute’s 100 Movie Quotes list and was also voted the greatest movie speech of all time in a 2004 poll.

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1  I Love The Smell Of Napalm In The Morning ::: Apocalypse Now
Lieutenant Colonel William “Bill” Kilgore (Robert Duvall) delivers his famous line (shortened) in Apocalypse Now (1979). Such a great and quotable scene, that I made 3. -This vid has his priceless reaction to the war ending someday ::: http://youtu.be/1Ez5_bNvO_s -This vid is the simple one ::: http://youtu.be/nx5N-4JvVyk -This vid has the …
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1Apocalypse Now

Lionsgate/United Artists “I love the smell of napalm in the morning” from Apocalypse Now (1979) is one of those perfect movie quotes that applies to us all — even though most of us weren’t in Vietnam and have never smelled napalm in the morning.As delivered entirely straight-faced by Lieutenant Colonel Kilgore (Robert Duvall), in director Francis Ford Coppola’s war epic, the line expresses …
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2Robert Duvall actor delivered the iconic line, “I love the smell of napalm in the morning”
• Roger Ebert / August 25, 1983 They honored Robert Duvall the other night at the Festival of Festivals in Toronto, dedicating their annual Tribute to an actor’s actor who is only now entering into stardom after two decades of great character performances. Duvall was accompanied onstage by Gene Siskel and me, on a guided tour of clips from a lot of his best movies, and when we got to one of …
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3Apocalypse Now

Robert Duvall: Lieutenant Colonel Bill Kilgore. Showing all 35 items … Nothing else in the world smells like that. I love the smell of napalm in the morning. You know, one time we had a hill bombed, for 12 hours. When it was all over, I walked up. We didn’t find … Lieutenant, bomb that tree line about 100 yards back! Give me some …
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4Robert Duvall actor delivered the iconic line, “I love the smell of napalm in the morning”
“I love the smell of napalm in the morning.” — Lieutenant Colonel Bill Kilgore, Apocalypse Now That iconic line, delivered by Robert Duvall in Francis Ford Coppola’s epic movie, defines the horrors of the war experience as we watch soldiers surfing the waves behind a destroyed village.
https://www.huffpost.com/entry/vietnam-tourism_b_3416561

5Robert Duvall actor delivered the iconic line, “I love the smell of napalm in the morning”
Luckily, we are treated to the iconic phrase, “I love the smell of napalm in the morning.” That alone almost makes up for the absurdity of Duvall’s character. Napalm bombs explode after being dropped from a Republic of Korea Air Force F-4E Phantom II aircraft during a live-fire exercise.
https://www.warhistoryonline.com/instant-articles/love-the-smell-of-napalm.html

6Robert Duvall actor delivered the iconic line, “I love the smell of napalm in the morning”
Actor Robert Duvall first worked with Francis Ford Coppola 40 years ago ; … ‘I love the smell of napalm in the morning.’ RD: It is a pretty famous line.
http://edition.cnn.com/2009/SHOWBIZ/Movies/07/14/robert.duvall.francis.coppola/index.html

7Robert Duvall actor delivered the iconic line, “I love the smell of napalm in the morning”
Get to know Robert Duvall, … And nobody else in the world but us two share that,” says Duvall, about one of the most famous lines from the movies … ‘I love the smell of napalm in the morning.
https://www.cbsnews.com/news/robert-duvall-does-the-tango-06-01-2004/

8Apocalypse Now

Heralded by many as the film that crystallizes most perfectly the experience of the Vietnam War, Francis Ford Coppola’s hallucinatory masterpiece APOCALYPSE …
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9Robert Duvall

Veteran actor and director Robert Selden Duvall was born on January 5, 1931, in San Diego, CA, to Mildred Virginia (Hart), an amateur actress, and William Howard Duvall, a career military officer who later became an admiral. Duvall majored in drama at Principia College (Elsah, IL), then served a two-year hitch in the army after graduating in 1953.
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10Robert Duvall

Robert Selden Duvall (/ d uː ˈ v ɔː l /; born January 5, 1931) is an American actor and filmmaker whose career spans more than six decades. He has been nominated for seven Academy Awards (winning for his performance in Tender Mercies) and seven Golden Globe Awards (winning four), and has won a BAFTA, a Screen Actors Guild Award, and an Emmy Award.He received the National Medal of Arts in 2005.
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