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Dr. John Fletcher (segment "Deliveries in the Rear")
Romeo and Juliet. Tragedy (revival). Written by William Shakespeare
. Production Design by Laurence Olivier. Scenic Design by Motley. Costume Design by Motley. Lighting Design by Robert Edmond Jones. Incidental music by Alexander Steinert and Laurence Olivier. Directed by Laurence Olivier
. 51st Street Theatre: 9 May 1940- 8 Jun ...
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[on working with Paul Muni
on A Song to Remember
(1945)] He was very difficult to work with. He said he didn't want to hear how I did it, he had no interest in how I portrayed it, he had his own conception of [Frédéric Chopin
] and he told me he'd worked on his role in relation to that conception, and he didn't care how I played it. And that was the approach to teamwork on that film.
Chosen for the 1936 Olympic fencing team in Berlin, he turned down the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to actively pursue acting.