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The Samuel Goldwyn motion picture production of Porgy and Bess

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Published by Random House in New York] .
Written in English


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Statement[Editor: Ray Freiman
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LC ClassificationsPN1997 .G57
The Physical Object
Paginationunpaged.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24618613M
LC Control Number59010832
OCLC/WorldCa3326244

Sam Goldwyn's career spanned almost the entire history of Hollywood. He made his first film, The Squaw Man, in , and he died in at the age of ninety-one. In the many years between, he produced an enormous number of films--including such classics as Wuthering Heights, Street Scene, Arrowsmith, Dodsworth, The Little Foxes, and The Best Years of Our . In , Samuel Goldwyn left Goldwyn Pictures due to personal clashes. Later, the production house was acquired by Marcus Leo and merged with his own company to form Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. In spite of the name, Samuel Goldwyn did not have anything to do with that company.

Click on a title to look inside that book (if available): The New Historical Dictionary of the American Film Industry (). by Anthony Slide. The first featureto bearthe words®Samuel Goldwyn Presents ̄ wasThe Eternal City (), directed byGeorge Fitzmaurice and starring Lionel Barrymore and Barbara LaMarr. Its release ledtoan action by Goldwyn Pictures . In his final film, made in , Samuel Goldwyn brought together African-American actors Sidney Poitier, Dorothy Dandridge, Sammy Davis, Jr. and Pearl Bailey in a film rendition of the George Gershwin opera, Porgy and Bess. Released by Columbia Pictures, the film was nominated for three Oscars, but won only one.

Fortunately, the head of this studio put his name on his films. I only wanted the talkies; the last film was Porgy and Bess (). Several of Samuel Goldwyn's later credits (+) involve loaning out players under contract to him; those have been eliminated. I cross-checked against filmographies in Wikipedia. A Miner's Christmas Carol and Other Frontier Tales by Samuel P. Davis and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at


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Samuel Goldwyn-- Goldwyn produced the picture. He was absolutely right that Porgy & Bess needed to be made into a feature length film. Without question, if there was a musical or opera that deserved to be filmed, it was George & Ira Gershwin's.

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His awards include the Golden Globe Cecil B. DeMille Award, the .Goldwyn, Samuel (–) US film producer, b. Poland. He was noted for his commercially successful films, including Wuthering Heights (), The Best Years of Our Lives (), Guys and Dolls (), and Porgy and Bess (). He formed Goldwyn Pictures in and later merged with Louis B.

Mayer to form Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ().The Samuel Goldwyn-produced, Otto Preminger-directed musical Porgy and Bess “was a much-touted, much-seen and in some quarters much-admired motion picture in its time,” writes Robert Osborne in The Hollywood Reporter, “with four Oscar nominations (and one win) to its credit and a cast filled with talented people who, if not yet icons, certainly became so in the .