Seams, dreams: the hands behind classic Hollywood costumes
Sydney Morning Herald
He had close working relationships with two of the era's biggest stars, Greta Garbo and Joan Crawford, and was responsible for Crawford's signature look, both on and off screen. In 1932 the pair ignited a fashion craze with the "Letty Lynton dress ...
The Rocky Road to Tara
It took three years, cost a princely sum and threatened to go off the rails more times than David O. Selznick cared to count. But against all odds, Gone With The Wind stayed the course–and turned out to be an epic for the ages.
75 years later, 'Gone With the Wind' never left
Los Angeles Times
Though such stars as Joan Crawford, Carole Lombard and Katharine Hepburn were among those considered to play Scarlett — about 1,400 actresses were interviewed — Selznick chose British actress Vivien Leigh, who had made a few films, to play the lead ...
Hollywood can boast of a rich history of movies starring women
And we mustn't forget one last member of the 1939 top-20 club: “The Women,” with an all-star female cast (Norma Shearer, Joan Crawford, Rosalind Russell, Paulette Goddard, Joan Fontaine) and not a man in sight. ... along with Katharine Hepburn, Joan ...