The Fifth Column. Drama. Adapted from a play by Ernest Hemingway
. Book adapted by Benjamin Glazer. Scenic Design by Howard Bay. Costume Design by Paul Du Pont. Directed by Lee Strasberg
. Alvin Theatre: 6 Mar 1940- 18 May 1940 (87 performances). Cast: Emil Boreo (as "Hotel Manager"), Hilda Bruce
(as "Petra"), Sid Cassel (as "...
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Cpl. Lee Cobb | Lee Cobb | Lee Colt | Lee Cobb in closing credits
5' 11" (1.8 m)
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[testimony before the House Un-American Activities Committee, June 23, 1953] I would like to thank you for the privilege of setting the record straight, not only for whatever subjective relief it affords me, but if belatedly this information can be of any value in the further strengthening of our Government and its efforts at home as well as abroad, it will serve in some way to mitigate whatever ...
In his autobiography "Timebends," Arthur Miller
says that Lee J. Cobb
was his favorite Willy Loman. He also says that Cobb was never really a leftist as he was apolitical, but that he had been attracted to left-wing and anti-Nazi causes during the Depression as had many people who were trying to do right. Thus, Miller never held the fact that he was a friendly witness before HUAAC against him. A ...
Bulky, broad-shouldered frame