Publicity photographs for Indian motorcycles
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[on the 'amazing experience' of old Hollywood] The conformity of the material was a problem, true. But the old system had virtues. [They] would gamble once in a while on an offbeat picture... We all had to go to film school, and we worked in hordes of pictures - B pictures - which were shot very fast.
In an interview on Scene by Scene
(1996), Jeff Bridges
tells an anecdote about Ryan during the filming of The Iceman Cometh
(1973). The young Bridges noticed that a pool of sweat had formed under Ryan's hand as it rested on a table, and realized that despite his granite demeanor, the veteran star was nervous that they were about to go for a take. When Bridges asked him about this, he replied, '...
Often played serious, temperamental men of action.