Clarence Darrow. Solo [Return engagement]. Written by David W. Rintels. Based on "Clarence Darrow for the Defense" by Irving Stone
. Directed by John Houseman
. Minskoff Theatre: 3 Mar 1975- 22 Mar 1975 (18 performances). Cast: Henry Fonda
. Produced by Mike Merrick and Don Gregory.
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[on Robert Ryan
] A disturbing mixture of anger and tenderness who had reached stardom by playing mostly brutal, neurotic roles that were at complete variance with his true nature.
His hatred for former partner Orson Welles
was notorious, and Houseman never passed up an opportunity to attack him, often on very personal grounds. He is known to have given a great deal of information, most of it false or misleading, to Pauline Kael
for her much-criticized essay, "Raising Kane". However, he could never escape from Welles' shadow, and even managed to die on the 50th anniversary ...