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[on Erich Von Stroheim]: He drove me mad. He was a genius. I'm not a genius; I'm a worker. Geniuses sometimes end up very unhappy, without a penny. That's what happened to Erich - and Preston Sturges, too.
In the late 1930s Mann, who was a stage director, was hired by David O. Selznick
, who put him to work as a talent scout and casting director. In that capacity Mann directed screen tests for several of Selznick's films, including Gone with the Wind
(1939) and Rebecca
Often included heavy elements of sadism in his films