Written on the Wind [Ecrit sur du Vent]

Universal City, CA: Universal Pictures, 1956. Vintage French film program from the 1956 US film. Based on Robert Wilder's 1946 novel of the same name.

Based on the 1945 novel by Robert Wilder, itself a fictionalized account of a real-life scandal involving torch singer Libby Holman and her husband, Zachary Smith Reynolds, heir to a tobacco fortune. A rich playboy impulsively marries a secretary at his father's office, unaware that his best friend is in love with her, with tragic results. Winner of a Best Supporting Actress Oscar for Dorothy Malone, and nominated for two more, including Best Supporting Actor for Robert Stack.

Shot on location in California.

8 x 10 inches (20.5 x 25.5 cm). Light wear to the margins and pin holes, else Near Fine.

Criterion Collection 96. Ebert I. Godard, Histoirs du Cinema.


[Book #140927]

Price: $275.00