Turpentine. Written by J.A. Smith and Peter Morell. Scenic Design by Manuel Essman. Directed by Emjo Basshe and Augustus Smith. Lafayette Theatre: 26 Jun 1936- Aug 1936 (closing date unknown/62 performances). Cast: Alonzo Bozan
, Estelle Hemsley
, Thurman Jackson
, John D. Johnson, Bertram Miller, Thomas Moseley, Alberta Perkins, ...
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[on Robert Ryan
] A disturbing mixture of anger and tenderness who had reached stardom by playing mostly brutal, neurotic roles that were at complete variance with his true nature.
Formerly a close friend and collaborator of Orson Welles
during their theater days, they had two blow-ups as Welles began his screen career. Welles originally planned to make his screen debut with an adaptation of Joseph Conrad
's novel "Heart of Darkness", starring himself as Kurtz. It was to have been made by RKO Pictures, but a host of production problems caused the studio to tell Welles that ...