Compulsion (1957). Drama. Dramatization (Producer's Version) by: Meyer Levin. Original Music by Cy Coleman. Musical Director: Cy Coleman
. Scenic Design by Peter Larkin
. Costume Design by John Boxer. Lighting Design by Charles Elson. Directed by Alex Segal
. Ambassador Theatre: 24 Oct 1957- 22 Feb 1958 (140 performances). Cast:
1 Interview |
3 Articles |
2 Pictorials |
2 Magazine Cover Photos |
Roddy Mc Dowall | Roddy MacDowall | Roddy McDowell
5' 9" (1.75 m)
Did You Know?
Intellectually, I'd love to play Stanley Kowalski in "A Streetcar Named Desire". Can't you just imagine me down in the streets yelling, "Stella! Stella!". God, the critics would have a lot of fun with that one.
The day after his death, Angela Lansbury
paid tribute to him on "BBC Radio Five 5: Up all Night". She described him as "one of the most wonderful friends, anybody could possibly have . . . we've lost a beloved friend" and that he will be "so missed".
Often made grand, eloquent speeches at the climax of the films he appeared in