Stage [off Broadway]: Directed Marc Blitzstein
's "The Cradle Will Rock". NOTE: The federal government tried to prevent the opera, which was extremely friendly to organized labor, from opening, so Welles moved the company to a neighboring theater, the actors sat with the audience and performed it from their aisle seats due to an...
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Did You Know?
[on Luis Buñuel
] He's a deeply Christian man who hates God as only a Christian can and, of course, he's very Spanish.
Was a passionate painter
Frequently wrote, directed and starred in films that feature the rise and fall of main characters (Charles Foster Kane in Citizen Kane
(1941), Gregory Arkadin in _Confidential Report (1955)_, Detective Hank Quinlan in Touch of Evil
(1958)) who, in classic Shakespearean style, are unmade by their own vices.