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After All, Tomorrow Is Another Day

“Never put off
till tomorrow
what you can
do day after
just as well.”
-Mark TwainI’m a pro at procrastination, no amateur stuff for me. 267 more words


Why Clark Gable is a Perfect Rhett Butler

The last Oscar nomination Clark Gable received was for his portrayal of Rhett Butler in Gone With the Wind (1939).

Now, Gone With the Wind… 731 more words


Pop Culture Blind Spot: Gone With The Wind

It only took my nearly 80 years to watch, but I finally dug into Gone With the Wind.

My knowledge of Gone with the Wind: … 1,911 more words

AFI #6 - Gone with the Wind

Gone with the Wind


Directed by Victor Fleming

Netflix says… Director Victor Fleming’s 1939 epic adaption of Margaret Mitchell’s novel of the same name stars Vivien Leigh as self-absorbed, headstrong Scarlett O’Hara, a Southern Belle who meets her match in Rhett Butler just as the Civil War breaks out. 480 more words


Turning Points: Gone With The Wind

December 15, 1939, marked a turning in interpretation and image of the American Civil War. Perhaps one could argue that the turning point had started earlier in 1936 when the novel that inspired the movie hit shelves across the nation, beginning a tidal wave that would eventually envelop the globe. 1,201 more words

"Gone With the Wind"

Gone with the Wind (the movie) premiered in Atlanta, Georgia this date in 1939. Production was difficult from the start. Filming was delayed for two years due to Selznick’s determination to secure Clark Gable for the role of Rhett Butler, and the “search for Scarlett” led to 1,400 women being interviewed for the part, which was won by Vivien Leigh. 337 more words

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