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Jon Voight blasts Robert De Niro for anti-Trump “ugly rant” video

It's The Champ vs. Raging Bull.

Academy Award-winning actor Jon Voight is taking on Academy Award-winning actor Robert De Niro.

Jon Voight took to twitter  to defend Donald Trump’s controversial comments in a leaked audio recording, as well as dig into fellow movie star Robert De Niro for making disparaging remarks about The Don in a recent video aired on Fox News “The Kelly File.”

“Midnight Cowboy” and “The Champ” star, who has not hidden his support for the Republican candidate, said Trump’s remarks to “Access Hollywood” host Billy Bush 10 years ago…

–“were not as damaging as Robert DeNiro’s [sic] ugly rant. Trump’s words did not hurt anyone.”

Voight also said of the recorded comments, which were first leaked by The Washington Post this Friday…

“I don’t know of too many men who haven’t expressed some sort of similar sexual terms toward women, especially in their younger years.”

Voight called on all Trump supporters…

–“to express their outrage and anger against DeNiro [sic] and all of the Republican turncoats against Trump. Let Donald Trump know we are completely behind him, and may God give him the strength to continue his calling.”

De Niro violently lashed out at Donald Trump shortly after the audio leak…as part of a get-out-the-vote project.

The “Raging Bull” and “Taxi Driver” star said of Trump…

“He’s a punk, he’s a dog, he’s a pig, he’s a con, a bulls— artist, a mutt who doesn’t know what he’s talking about.”

“It makes me so angry that this country has gotten to this point that this fool, this bozo, has wound up where he has.”

“He talks how he’d like to punch people in the face? Well, I’d like to punch him in the face.”

Here is Jon Voight on Fox News a week back, explaining on why he is supporting Trump and Hollywood is not…

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