Tag: Gone With The Wind
“Margaret Mitchell’s only casting suggestion for “Gone with the Wind” was for her favorite star to play Rhett: Groucho Marx.” George Cukor
at 5.99 on Kindle “It’s in His Kiss” is a damn good read.
Vivien Leigh arrives in Los Angeles via Paris in 1953:
You know, the one made out of the old green velvet drapes… A perfect example of how wardrobe helps tell the story: Visiting Rhett in her finery:
Mr. Plunkett designed the wardrobe in over 150 films, among them: CHRISTOPHER STRONG, LITTLE WOMEN, FLYING DOWN TO RIO, OF HUMAN BONDAGE, NOTHING SACRED… Catch my drift? He also did GONE WITH THE WIND, SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN, and AN AMERICAN IN PARIS. This is an excellent overview of his…
The building was first owned by Ince, then Cecil B., then Selznick, then Desilu… Selznick must have liked the Colonial architectural style. Although, with those arches the home is more Regency or Georgian… David O. Selznick posing in his office in 1947 – at the time he was still married…