2 Biographical Movies |
7 Print Biographies |
5 Portrayals |
2 Interviews |
10 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
5' 8" (1.73 m)
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[on the arbitrary and indelicate re-editing to shorten A Star Is Born
(1954)] If they thought it was too long there were other ways of shortening it besides chopping and hacking out vital bits. Had we been allowed, Moss Hart
and I could have sweated out 20 minutes, which would have been imperceptible to the audience. That's something which I can't understand. Producers spend millions of dollars ...
In 1968, he accepted the Academy Award for Best Actress in a leading role on behalf of Katharine Hepburn
, who was not present at the ceremony.
Directed many adaptations of books and plays and was known to be particularly skilled at interpreting stage plays for the screen.