The Game of Love and Death. Drama. Written by Romain Rolland
as translated by Eleanor Stimson Brooks. Directed by Rouben Mamoulian
. Guild Theatre: 15 Nov 1929- Jan 1930 (closing date unknown/48 performances). Cast: Alice Brady
(as "Sophie de Courvoisier"), Frank Conroy
(as "Jerome de Courvoisier"), Clinton Corwin (as "Other in ...
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I think that anybody - and I'm not exaggerating - is capable of giving one hell of a good performance.
In the late 1920s when sound was introduced into motion pictures, beginning with The Jazz Singer
(1927), many directors were left stranded, as they could no longer move the camera. The sound of the dolly or the camera itself was recorded on the soundtrack and sounded awful and distracting. Mamoulian was one of the first to introduce the blimp, a box that encased the camera and isolated the sound ...
Master of the tracking shot: is partial to p.o.v shots such as the original opening of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde