Leaf and Bough. Written by Joseph Hayes
. Directed by Rouben Mamoulian
. Cort Theatre: 21 Jan 1949- 22 Jan 1949 (3 performances). Cast: Mary Linn Beller (as "Mary Warren"), Louise Buckley, Dorothy Elder, Coleen Gray
(as "Nan Warren"), Richard Hart, Charlton Heston
, William Jeffrey (as "Grandpa Nelson"), Tom McElhany (as "Dr. ...
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1 Interview |
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6' 0½" (1.84 m)
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[interviewed in 1966]: The screen is the most powerful, exciting and contemporary medium. One of these days, we will learn to do it full justice.
Innovative director who was both partial to expressionism and realism in his films. He found new and interesting ways of moving the camera, not only with a dolly but also using simple pans that were not "functional" at the time - such as "space pans" - and seldom used, an industry "no, no". In the contemporary film world these kinds of pans are not only accepted but the norm.
Master of the tracking shot: is partial to p.o.v shots such as the original opening of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde