Thunder Rock (1939). Drama. Written by Robert Ardrey
. Directed by Elia Kazan
. Mansfield Theatre: 14 Nov 1939- 2 Dec 1939 (23 performances). Cast: 'Frances Farmer' (as "Melanie"), Luther Adler
, Roman Bohnen
, Harry Bratsburg, Phil Brown, Morris Carnovsky
, Lee J. Cobb
, Mary Fowler, Robert Lewis, Myron McCormick
, Ruth Nelson, Art ...
4 Biographical Movies |
4 Print Biographies |
1 Portrayal |
4 Articles |
5' 6" (1.68 m)
Did You Know?
What they had me doing first was autographing copies of "Come and Get It" at the Bon Marche, where I had been fired a couple of years back. That was bad enough but think of me autographing a book written by somebody else. That took crust but it didn't turn out so badly because when I got to the store, about twenty people finally strolled in and look at me from a distance and kept their buying ...
She inspired several literature works: "God's Peculiar Care" (1991) by Patrick Roscoe (from the title of Farmer's lost biographical novel), the thriller "The Canvas Prison" (1982) by Gordon DeMarco and the collection of short stories "Las fotografías de Frances Farmer" (1992) by Peruvian author Iván Thays.