The Great Gatsby. Drama. Written by Owen Davis
. Based on the novel by F. Scott Fitzgerald
. Directed by George Cukor
. Ambassador Theatre: 2 Feb 1926- May 1926 (closing date unknown/112 performances). Cast: Edward Butler (as "Ryan"), Elliot Cabot (as "Tom Buchanan"), William Clifford (as "Doc Civit"), Robert W. Craig
2 Biographical Movies |
7 Print Biographies |
5 Portrayals |
2 Interviews |
9 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
(1954)] 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 ...
Directed many adaptations of books & plays and was known to be particularly skilled at interpreting stage plays for the screen