These Modern Women. Comedy. Written by Lawrence Langner
. Directed by Rouben Mamoulian
. Eltinge 42nd Street Theatre: 13 Feb 1928- Mar 1928 (closing date unknown/24 performances). Cast: Camilla Dalberg (as "Marie Louise"), Helen Flint
(as "Annabelle Marvin"), Catherine Haydon (as "Miss Agnew"), Chrystal Herne (as "Roberta Watson ...
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6' 0½" (1.84 m)
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[on casting Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
(1932)] I don't want Hyde to be a monster, Hyde is not evil, he is the primitive, the animal in us, whereas Jekyll is a cultured man, representing the intellect. Hyde is the Neanderthal man and [Fredric March
's] makeup was designed as such.
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 ...
Always included a cat in his films as a good luck token