A Free Soul. Written by Willard Mack
. Based on the novel by Adela Rogers St. Johns
. Directed by George Cukor
. Playhouse Theatre: 12 Jan 1928- Apr 1928 (closing date unknown/100 performances). Cast: E.J. Barrett (as "Bailiff"), William E. Barry (as "Hooper"), George Baxter (as "Dwight Sutro"), James H. Bell (as "Bill Wilfong"), ...
2 Biographical Movies |
7 Print Biographies |
5 Portrayals |
1 Interview |
3 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Alas, I am not an auteur, but damn few directors can write. They're very clever and they can go through the paces. As a director, you've got to think of your own limitations. There are certain things you're sympathetic with, and there are certain things you say to yourself. 'Well, I can do it because I'm perfectly competent, but there's so many people who can do it much better than I can.' I've ...
In 2013, the Film Society of Lincoln Center in New York City honored the director with a weeks-long comprehensive retrospective of his work entitled "The Discreet Charm of George Cukor".
He was often regarded as a "women's director" because his films frequently are centered around strong female characters.