Moby Dick. Drama. Written by Orson Welles
[final Broadway credit]. Adapted from "Moby Dick" by Herman Melville
. Incidental music by Harold Glick. Directed by Douglas Campbell
. Ethel Barrymore Theatre: 28 Nov 1962- 8 Dec 1962 (13 performances). Cast: Judith Doty
(as "Young Actress' Understudy"), Bill Fletcher (as "Member of the ...
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I like watching Charles Chaplin, Harry Baur, Spencer Tracy, Paul Muni. I like to watch any good actor. When I'm depressed, I'll look around for a bad film, like the old films with chariot races and pulling down the temples and that. I find them very relaxing, like reading a comic book.
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Full-bodied, somewhat bombastic acting style