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In the movie, Gone With the Wind , the character Rhett Butler is from Charleston, South Carolina. Cathleen Calvert tells Scarett O'Hara, " My dear, don't you know? That's Rhett Butler. He's from Charleston . He has the most terrible reputation." The novel describes Rhett as "a visitor from...
In an interview with Kim Novak, Novak's take on it is that Judythrew herself off the tower. She was so desperate to be loved thatshe had let one man turn her into Madelaine and involve her in amurder because she thought he loved her, then another because shehoped he would love her. When Scottie...
In Grease (1978) the main female character was Sandy Olsson played by Olivia Newton John and in Grease 2 the main female character was Stephanie Zinone played by Michelle Pfeiffer.
Either 46 or 47 films - one 10-minute short film was lost.Blackmail (1929) had two versions, one with sound and one silent.There were also 2 French propaganda films for World War 2 releasedwith sound.
No, but she did act in "The Blue Veil" (1951). Also stars Jane Wyman, Charles Laughton, Joan Blondell, Agnes Moorehead.
Many of the collector plates are worth close to $10 each. The pricewill vary depending upon the exact plate and its condition.
Rap song with rocky balboa speech to son in the intro?
I have heard this before so I decided to do a little research. This episode of Beverly Hillbillies was from the late 1960's (1967, I think). The facade of Tara from Gone With the Wind, was dismantled and sold in 1959. I haven't seen this episode in years, but I don't see how it could be the same.
Clark Gable was married to Carol Lombard until she died in an airplane crash.
to get animals you need to go the order list and buy them
Not as hard as me. He stole my bike.
Talkies had been invented and silent movies for the most part were no longer popular.
It is called a cyclone in the original., it transports Dorothy and Toto from Kansas to the mythical land of Oz, in realilty the whole thing is a nightmare.
Juror Number 9 was a quiet old man, polite, but firm in what opinions he had. He was the first to support Juror Number 8. He later made two very incisive points, about the old man witness maybe seeing the trial as an opportunity to have people pay attention to him, and later when he noted that the...
If I remember correctly, it was because the Oompah-Loompahs were from a tropical climate, and could not stand the cold.
It was a southern romance. search Gone with the Wind in Wikipedia for the full storyline.
The American Civil War, especially emphasizes the fall of Atlanta
The resolution in Gone with the Wind occurs when Scarlett realizes the value of Tara in her heart, after Rhett leaves her. She vows to continue to work and love this land and wait for Rhett's return because "Tomorrow is another day".
Liza Minnelli, Lorna Luft, & Joey Luft.
"After all, tomorrow is another day"
"Lady in the Lake" (1947). Stars Robert Montgomery, Lloyd Nolan, Jayne Meadows. Also directed by Robert Montgomery.
Ashley Wilkes, a man who led Scarlett on, though he was married to the finest portrayal of a woman, Christian and wife that Hollywood ever showed - Melanie Wilkes.
The diner's name was Frosty Palace.
A double Polar burger with everything, and a cherry soda with chocolate ice cream
How come there are, like, 20 copies of this question? The film is renowned for its innovative music and narrative structure, as well as its amazing cinematography.
The first person to win the golden ticket was Augustus Gloop The second person to win the golden ticket was Varuka Salt The third to win the golden ticket was Violet Baulrigarde The fourth person to win a golden ticket was Mike Teevee (pronounced TV) and finally the fifth person to win the golden...
$21 million soon to sell out
You're thinking of "The Right Stuff" (1983). Chuck Yeager did have a part in this film. He played 'Fred'. Other stars are Sam Shepard, Scott Glenn, Ed Harris, Dennis Quaid, Fred Ward, Barbara Hershey, Kim Stanley, Veronica Cartwright, Pamela Reed, Lance Henriksen. The film covers the history of the...
The first full length movie to combine film and animation was Songof the South in 1946. The first short film that combined film andanimation was Out of the Inkwell in 1921. Between 1921 to 1946there were many film shorts that featured animation and liveaction.
A eukarotic cell has nuclei. A Willy Wonka factory has... small workers? I'm not really sure about this stupid and idiotic question.
He canceled his honeymoon and used the money when there was a run on the Savings & Loan.
a jury debates the guilt or innocence of an hispanic murder suspect.
The main challenges that are presented in the movie Willy Wonka andThe Chocolate Factory deals with how each of the kids that want togo will get to the factory. After that, certain kids face differentchallenges as they go on the tour.
The 1934 movie, David Harum, starring Will Rogers, had a horse thatwould only run his best if the crowd sang the tune, Ta Rah Rah BoomDe Ay. Rogers played a small town banker and horse trader.
After the Preliminary vote, the results were: Eleven voting in favor of Guilty and one hold-out (Juror #8) for Not Guilty.
The Godfather trilogy, Casablanca, Fight Club, Avatar...I could go on and on. Anything with John Wayne, Brad Pitt, Clint Eastwood, Morgan Freeman, or Denzel Washington is going to be great!
Toto was a cairn terrier.
it is a boxing saga http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rocky_(film_series)
A down and out boxer is given a chance to fight the Heavyweight Champion of the World as a novelty fight. The only person taking the fight seriously is Rocky. He trains day and night, inspired by his girlfriend Adrian,and goes the distance with Apollo Creed, before losing on points.
Some popular films in 1995 were Die Hard with a Vengeance, ToyStory, Apollo 13, and Seven. Other popular films of 1995 wereBraveheart, Leaving Las Vegas, and Sense and Sensibility.
Dear George, remember no man is a failure who has friends . Thanks for the wings, Love Clarence .
Well, I don't know how you can "measure" popularity, but the highest grossing films of the year were Toy Story , Batman Forever and Apollo 13 .
\n. \n Debbie Reynolds played Tambey 'Tammy' Tyree in Tammy and the Bachelor .
At least 27 talkies were made in 1928. Most are shorts. The Singing Fool, Women They Talk About, The Band Beautiful, Chaz Chase: The Unique Comedian, The Beau Brummels, Blossom Seeley and Bennie Fields, Johnny Marvin, A Famous Male Impersonator, The Cowboy and the Girl, Dick Rich and His Melodious...
The antagonist to Scarlett O'Hara, and the foil of Ashley Wilkes. He is a Southern man of rich background who is expelled from Charleston due to the fact he didn't abide by social etiquette. He pops up often in the novel/movie and his scenes are seen as climaxes given the chemistry between Scarlett...
She is atop the staircase at the Twelve Oaks Plantation (Ashley Wilkes' home) when she and her sisters begin discussing a scandal involving Rhett. The first time they speak is in the Twelve Oaks library after Scarlett and Ashley have a fight.
Scarlett gives herself the most trouble. Her narcissism, ambition, stubborness, and lack of empathy for the feelings of others often bring about negative situations throughout the film. However, these character traits are the same ones that allow her and her family to survive and thrive during the...
There was no character named Marcie in Gone with the Wind.
Answer . Badinov or badinoff. "Badenov"(Based upon the real life actor Akim Tamiroff .)
In the original (1971) version, it was played by Peter Ostrum. In the newer (2005) version, it was played by Freddie Highmore.
The movie was not based on Raymond Patriarca. The Godfather (1972) was adapted from the novel by Mario Puzo. Puzo modeled the character of Don Vito Corleone on New York mob bosses Joe Profaci and Vito Genovese. Many of the events of his novel are based on actual incidents that occurred in the...
Dont be afraid of the dark is the movie your looking for i think
Charles Chaplin came to the United States in 1910.
"Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" (2005)
Scarlett O'Hara was played by Vivian Leigh.
perhaps you are thinking of disc or videocassette covers of the palace of King Neptune from LITTLE MERMAID- which were said to have resembled male genitals- nothing dirty about Oz.
Clarence P. Odbody (played by Henry Travers).
Sissy Spacek played Loretta Lynn in the movie.
"Frankly my dear, I don't give a ( next word begins with "d" and rhymes with "ram")
One half of the comedy team Laurel and Hardy. one was fat, one skinny. it was Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy. oddly sounds rather Christmassy.
Jack Haley plays the Tinman in the Wizard of Oz.
Alfred Hitchcock died April 29, 1980. "Ghost" was made in 1990. It was directed by Jerry Zucker.
Chase The Wild Pigeons: A novel of the Civil War
At the end of the movie, Clarence gave George Bailey the book "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer" with the inscription, "Remember, George. No man is a failure who has friends."
Loews Theater on December 15th 1939.
Because Corleone, Sicily, was too developed even in the early 1970s, the Sicilian town of Savoca, outside Taormina, was used for shooting the scenes where Michael is in exile in Italy.
Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall were married in a small ceremony at the country home of Bogart's close friend, Louis Bromfield at Malabar Farm in Lucas, Ohio on May 21, 1945.
Charlie won becasue he followed the rules and didn't get in trouble, but also because he was fair and honest and a good person.