George Cukor directs Vivien Leigh and Thomas Mitchell (Gerald O’Hara) in Gone With The Wind

gone+with+the+wind-+filming“Margaret Mitchell’s only casting suggestion for “Gone with the Wind” was for her favorite star to play Rhett: Groucho Marx.”  George Cukor

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  1. September 14, 2014

    Look at the old carriages on the other side of the river!

    • September 14, 2014

      “They crossed the river and the carriage mounted the hill. Even before Twelve Oaks came into view Scarlett saw a haze of smoke hanging lazily in the tops of the tall trees and smelled the mingled savory odors of burning hickory logs and roasting pork and mutton.” GWTW

      • September 14, 2014

        “Scarlett O’Hara was not beautiful, but men seldom realized it when caught by her charm as the Tarleton twins were.” GWTW June 10, 1936

  2. September 14, 2014

    “Frankly, my dear, I don’t give duck.” “Why a duck?” 😉

    • September 14, 2014

      Either Cukor was the funniest man alive, or that’s a true story!

  3. September 14, 2014

    I’m guessing that you’re feeling better! Hope so!

    • September 14, 2014

      Yes, ma’am! Better, but like I’m moving through a little extra gravitational pull…

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