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Tuesday Matinees - Masters of Hollywood Costume: Walter Plunkett

Tuesday Matinees - Masters of Hollywood Costume: Walter Plunkett
Alice Adams

Bing Theater
Los Angeles County Museum of Art
5905 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles

In conjunction with the Hollywood Costume exhibition, a month of films spotlighting costume designer Walter Plunkett, who won an Oscar (with Orry-Kelly and Irene Sharaff) for An American in Paris (1951)

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A gauche social climber falls for a wealthy young man.

1934, 99 minutes, black and white, 35mm | Directed by George Stevens; screenplay by Dorothy Yost, Mortimer Offner and Jane Murfin, based on the novel by Booth Tarkington; with Katharine Hepburn, Fred MacMurray, Fred Stone, Evelyn Venable, Frank Albertson, Ann Shoemaker, Charley Grapewin, Grady Sutton, Hedda Hopper.

gone with the wind

A young woman in the Civil War South leaves a trail of men in her wake as she struggles to maintain the family home against all adversity.

1939, 220 minutes, color, DCP | Directed by Victor Fleming; screenplay by Sidney Howard, based on the novel by Margaret Mitchell; with Clark Gable, Vivien Leigh, Leslie Howard, Olivia de Havilland, Thomas Mitchell, Barbara O’Neil, Evelyn Keyes, Ann Rutherford.

Previously screened:

King Kong -- TuesDAY, DECEMBER 2 -- A filmmaking expedition to a remote island makes a monstrous discovery.

The Gay Divorcee -- TuesDAY, DECEMBER 9 -- Mistaken identity brings together a charming dancer and a would-be divorcée.

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