Scarlett is a woman who can deal with a nation at war, Atlanta burning, the Union Army carrying off everything from her beloved Tara, the carpetbaggers who arrive after the war. Scarlett is beautiful. She has vitality. But Ashley, the man she has wanted for so long, is going to marry his placid cousin, Melanie. Mammy warns Scarlett to behave herself at the party at Twelve Oaks. There is a new man there that day, the day the Civil War begins. Rhett Butler. Scarlett does not know he is in the room when she pleads with Ashley to choose her instead of Melanie.Written by
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For the thousands who remember its unparalleled drama, action and romance! For the new thousands to whom the wonders will be revealed for the first time! Breathtaking spectacle, inspired acting by the greatest cast ever assembled! The screen's most exciting love story! The most-talked about picture ever made! [reissue] See more »
Rhett tells Scarlet she's only been "married to a boy and an old man. Why not try a man of the right age?" The "old man" he refers to, Carroll Nye, and Clark Gable were both born in 1901. See more »
When Scarlett is getting ready for the barbecue at Twelve Oaks, she and Mammy put the green dress over her head and it is untied in the back. The next time we see the back of the dress, it is tied. See more »
What do we care if we *were* expelled from college, Scarlett? The war is gonna start any day now, so we'd have left college anyhow.
War! Isn't it exciting, Scarlett? You know those fool Yankees actually *want* a war?
We'll show 'em!
Fiddle-dee-dee! War, war, war; this war talk's spoiling all the fun at every party this spring. I get so bored I could scream. Besides... there isn't going to be any war.
Not going to be any war?
Why, honey, of course there's gonna be a war.
If either of you ...
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Rather than simply saying "Selznick International in association with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents Margaret Mitchell's 'Gone With the Wind'", the opening credits say "Selznick International in association with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer has the honor to present its Technicolor production of Margaret Mitchell's story of the Old South 'Gone With the Wind'". See more »
New Line Cinema spent $1 million to prepare a restored version using the original Technicolor printing process. This version was released theatrically June 1998. See more »
Gone with the Wind is a superb piece of cinema shot in a beautiful way like no other film, a great story with amazing performances all around. A film about love, perseverance, deception, and tragedy. This film captures the pure attitude and idea of the south after the civil war and during the reconstruction period. It captivates you from beginning to end.
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