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 |
5 Print Biographies |
5 Portrayals |
1 Interview |
2 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
5' 8" (1.73 m)
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[on the arbitrary and indelicate re-editing to shorten 'A Star is Born'] If they thought it was too long there were other ways of shortening it besides chopping and hacking out vital bits. Had we been allowed, Moss Hart and I could have sweated out twenty minutes which would have been imperceptible to the audience. That's something which I can't understand. Producers spend millions of dollars to ...
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.