Appeared on the NBC talk show program called "Kup's Show" on June 19, 1971. Guests included playwright Tennessee Williams, Charles Evers, mayor of Fayette, Miss; Rep. John Conyers Jr. (D-Mich); Jerry Bruno discussing his campaign work with Presidents Kennedy and Johnson and Senator Robert Kennedy. Actress Carolyn Jones, film ...
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I thought drama was when the actors cried. But drama is when the audience cries.
MGM production chief Irving Thalberg wanted to borrow Capra from Columbia and offered Harry Cohn $50,000, the use of an MGM star of his choice for a film, and Capra's choice of properties. The director selected "Soviet," the story of an American engineer building a dam in Russia. It was to star Clark Gable, Joan Crawford, Marie Dressler, and Wallace Beery. Thalberg's illness caused Mayer to ...
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