Oral history interview with John Cromwell, 1958

 

Name
Cromwell, John, 1886-1979 (Interviewee)
Franklin, Joan (Interviewer)
Franklin, Robert (Interviewer)
Title
Oral history interview with John Cromwell, 1958
Other Titles
Reminiscences of John Cromwell, 1958
Abstract
Early film-making in Hollywood, especially transition from silents to sound; technical practices, cameramen, studio heads and film writers; effect of the Motion Picture Production Code and box office on film content; blacklisting in Hollywood; independent producer and diminished role of studios; discussion of "Tom Sawyer," "Of Human Bondage," "Anna and the King of Siam," and "The Goddess"
Collection Name
Popular arts project
Subjects
Motion picture producers and directors; Actors; Motion picture industry; Motion pictures; Cromwell, John, 1886-1979
Format
oral histories
Genre
Interviews
Date
1958
Physical Description
45 pages
Note (Biographical)
Actor, director, producer
Note
Interviewed by Joan and Robert Franklin
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
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Catalog Record
14898627
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-12gk-2669
Related URLs
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