Passed | | Drama, History, Romance
A manipulative woman and a roguish man conduct a turbulent romance during the American Civil War and Reconstruction periods.
According to the novel the Tara plantation was built by Gerald O'Hara, He won 640 acres (2.6 km2, or one square mile) of land from its absentee owner during an all-night poker game. The land was mostly wilderness and uncultivated, but Gerald managed... ...
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.
Stuart Tarleton: War! Isn't it exciting, Scarlett? You know those fool Yankees actually *want* a war?
Brent Tarleton: We'll show 'em!
Scarlett: Fiddle-dee-dee! ...
Just after the famous Atlanta fire scene, Scarlett and Rhett pause to observe the soldiers fleeing Atlanta. An extra playing a soldier (in a hat) looks right into the camera.
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'".
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