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Did You Know?
He was known for his trouble with the English language. During filming of The Charge of the Light Brigade
(1936), he wanted many riderless horses in the background during the final charge. His instructions were, "Bring on the empty horses," later the title of the autobiography of one of the stars of the film, David Niven
used to own a home that Curtiz built in 1934. The house was originally a guest house on the large estate that he owned. It is copied from small quaint Cotswold cottages found in the midlands in England. In 1995 she put the home up for sale for $1.1 million.