Gone with the Wind on Film

A Complete Reference Work


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About the Book

This is the definitive collection of data about all aspects of this film. The ten sections focus on characters in the novel, the players and their own histories, costuming (every major garment worn), major set furnishings, the filming schedule, etc. Also: bibliographies, discographies, filmographies of the actors and actresses, and collectibles. An appendix lists available still photographs.

About the Author(s)

Cynthia Marylee Molt has been an educator/teacher with the Pasadena Unified School District in California, for almost twenty years. She is a grant writer, designed curriculum for the state of California, and authored numerous articles on the entertainment business and those who worked during Hollywood’s Golden Age. She lives in Monrovia, California.

Bibliographic Details

Cynthia Marylee Molt

Format: softcover (6 x 9)
Pages: 526
Bibliographic Info: bibliographies, discographies, filmographies, appendix, references, index
Copyright Date: 2012 [1990]
pISBN: 978-0-7864-7282-6
Imprint: McFarland

Table of Contents

Foreword (Butterfly McQueen)      ix
Introduction      xi

I. Characters in the Novel and Their Translation into Film      1
II. Cast, Crew, and Contenders      56
III. Cast and Crew Histories       69
IV. Costumes      122
V. Sets       231
VI. Filming      272
VII. Annotated Bibliography      282
VIII. Sheet Music and Recordings      433
IX. Films      442
X. Collectibles      456
XI. Photograph Catalog      466

References      487
Index      491

Book Reviews & Awards

  • “a labor of love…recommended”—Library Journal
  • “a definitive guide and model for other works of this kind…here is everything one would want to know about the movie…highly recommended for libraries seeking source material on GWTW, film history, or American culture”—Choice
  • “extraordinary work“—Classic Images
  • “well done and most interesting” “—ARBA
  • “everything you ever wanted to know…extensive analysis…highly recommended”—The Georgia Librarian