Gone with the Wind1939
Released in the USA on December 15 of 1939, "Gone with the Wind" (also known as "Vom Winde verweht", "Via col vento") is a Drama/Romance/War film directed by Victor Fleming, and written by Sidney Howard (screenplay) . Clark Gable and Vivien Leigh are starring, alongside Leslie Howard, Olivia de Havilland, Thomas Mitchell and Evelyn Keyes.
Winner of Ten Academy Awards [reissue]
Who is the director of "Gone with the Wind":
Gone with the Wind was directed by Victor Fleming, an American director, cinematographer, producer, writer, and actor.
Before making Gone with the Wind, Victor Fleming had directed The Wizard of Oz, released in 1939, The Great Waltz (1938), Test Pilot (1938), Captains Courageous (1937), The Good Earth (1937), and Reckless (1935). Since, he directed They Dare Not Love, released in 1941, Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1941), Tortilla Flat (1942), A Guy Named Joe (1943), Adventure (1945).
When was "Gone with the Wind" released:
Gone with the Wind was first released in the United States on Friday, December 15, 1939. Also released on Friday, December 15, 1939 has been Balalaika. This was seventy-nine (79) years ago.
It has been released on Wednesday, April 17, 1940 in the United Kingdom; Saturday, May 20, 1950 in France; Thursday, January 15, 1953 in Germany; Saturday, November 03, 1951 in Italy; Friday, November 17, 1950 in Spain; Wednesday, May 01, 1940 in Australia and on Wednesday, September 10, 1952 in Japan.
What is the casting of "Gone with the Wind":
At the casting of Gone with the Wind we find Clark Gable, previously seen in Land of Liberty (1939) and Idiot's Delight (1939); Vivien Leigh (Sidewalks of London (1938), A Yank at Oxford (1938)); Leslie Howard (Intermezzo: A Love Story (1939), Pygmalion (1938)) [ more... ]
- Hattie McDaniel and Olivia de Havilland can be seen in They Died with Their Boots On, released in 1941.
- George Reeves and Olivia de Havilland also appeared in The Strawberry Blonde, released in 1941.
- Olivia de Havilland and Hattie McDaniel also appeared together in The Male Animal, released in 1942.
- Clark Gable and Hattie McDaniel can be seen in China Seas, released in 1935.
What is the Storyline of "Gone with the Wind":
On the eve of the American Civil War in 1861, Scarlett O'Hara lives at Tara, her family's cotton plantation in Georgia, with her parents and two sisters. Scarlett learns that Ashley Wilkes?whom she secretly loves?is to be married to his cousin, Melanie Hamilton, and the engagement is to be announced the next day at a barbecue at Ashley's home, the nearby plantation Twelve Oaks.
At the Twelve Oaks party, Scarlett notices that she is being admired by Rhett Butler, who has been disowned [...]
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