Adventures in American Filmmaking #139

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Today's Adventure: Director Joseph L. Mankiewicz discusses Gore Vidal & Tennessee Williams' script for Suddenly, Last Summer with one of the film's stars, Elizabeth Taylor (1959).

2 comments:

Fred said...

Gore Vidal and Tennessee Williams? And Montgomery Clift is in it? Subtext, what subtext?

mantmarble said...

Nice post. Sometimes the sexual subtext overpowers everything and makes us forget just how ridiculous what we are watching truly is. For instance, check out this clip of Dicey and Paprika (a weirdo East Coast lounge duo) right here:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=um6q_j40Pl0