11. Where can I learn about the the making of the movie and the movie cast?


Visit the extensive Selznick Archive maintained at this website at the University of Texas.

Behlmer, Rudy (ed.).
Memo from David O. Selznick.
Viking Press, 1972.

Leff, Leonard J.
Hitchcock & Selznick: The Rich and Strange Collaboration of Alfred Hitchcock and David O. Selznick in Hollywood.
Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1987.

Selznick, Irene.
A Private View.
Knopf, 1983.

Thomas, Bob.
Doubleday, 1970.

Thomson, David.
Showman: The Life of David O. Selznick.
Alfred A. Knopf, 1992.

Vertrees, Alan David.
Selznick's Vision: Gone With The Wind and Hollywood Filmmaking
Austin, TX: University of Texas Press, 1997.

Wead, George (ed.).
Gone With The Wind: A Legend Endures.
(catalog for exhibit September 1, 1983-January 30, 1984).
University of Texas at Austin, Humanities Research Center.

Zierold, Norman.
The Moguls.
Coward-McCann, 1969.

(President, MGM Studios, which distributed GWTW, and father-in-law of David O. Selznick)

Crowther, Bosley.
Hollywood Rajah: The life and times of Louis B. Mayer.
Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1960.

Gabler, Neal.
An Empire of Their Own: How the Jews Invented Hollywood.
Crown Publishers, Inc., 1988.

Higham, Charles.
Merchant of Dreams: Louis B. Mayer, M.G.M. and the Secret Hollywood. Donald I. Fine, Inc., 1993.

GEORGE CUKOR (Director #1)

Estrin, Allen.
The Hollywood Professions, Volume 6: Frank Capra, George Cukor, and Clarence Brown.
A.S. Barnes, 1980.

Levy, Emanual.
George Cukor: Master of Elegance: Hollywood,s Legendary Director and His Stars.
William Morrow & Company, 1994.

McGilligan, Patrick.
George Cukor: A Double Life: A Biography of the Gentleman Director. St. Martin,s Press, 1991.

VICTOR FLEMING (Director #2)
Thomson, Frank. Between Action and Cut: Five American Directors.
The Scarecrow Press, 1985.

SAM WOOD (Director #3)
(author unknown)
The Hollywood Professionals, Volume 2: Henry King, Lewis Milestone, and Sam Wood.
Tantivy Press, 1974.

VIVIEN LEIGH (Scarlett O'Hara)

See also The Vivien Leigh Pages.

Dent, Alan.
Vivien Leigh: A Bouquet.
Hamish Hamilton, 1969.

Edwards, Anne.
Vivien Leigh: A Biography.
Simon & Schuster, 1977.

Lasky, Jesse L. Jr.
Love Scene: The Story of Laurence Olivier and Vivien Leigh.
Thomas Y. Crowell, 1978.

Molt, Cynthia Marylee.
Vivien Leigh: A Bio-Bibliography.
MacFarland Publishing.

O,Connor, Garry.
Darlings of the Gods: One Year in the Lives of Laurence Olivier and Vivien Leigh.
Hodder and Stoughton, 1984.

Robyns, Gwen.
Light of A Star: The Career of Vivien Leigh.
Barnes, 1970.

Vickers, Hugo.
Vivien Leigh.
Little Brown, 1988.

Walker, Alexander.
Vivien: The Life of Vivien Leigh.
Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1987.

LAURENCE OLIVIER (husband of Vivien Leigh)

Cottrell, John.
Laurence Olivier.
Prentice-Hall, Inc., 1975.

Gourlay, Logan (ed.).
Stein & Day, 1973.

Holden, Anthony.
Laurence Olivier: A Biography.
Collier Books, 1988.

O,Connor, Garry.
Darlings of the Gods: One Year in the Lives of Laurence Olivier and Vivien Leigh.
Hodder and Stoughton, 1984.

Olivier, Laurence.
Confessions of An Actor: An Autobiography.
Simon & Schuster, 1982.

Olivier, Tarquin.
My Father Laurence Olivier.
Headline Book Publishing, 1992.

Spoto, Donald.
Laurence Olivier: A Biography.
Harper Collins, 1992.

CLARK GABLE (Rhett Butler)

Cahill, Marie.
Clark Gable: A Hollywood Portrait.
SMITHMARK Publishers, 1992.

Carpozi, George Jr.
Clark Gable.
Pyramid Books, 1961.

Essoe, Gabe.
The Films of Clark Gable.
Citadel Press, 1970.

Essoe, Gabe & Ray Lee.
Gable: A Complete Gallery of His Screen Portraits.
Price/Stern/Sloan Publishers, 1967.

Gable, Kathleen.
Clark Gable: A Personal Portrait.
Prentice-Hall, 1961.

Garceau, Jean.
Gable: A Pictorial Biography.
Grosset & Dunlap, 1977.

Grant, Neil (comp.).
Clark Gable: In This Own Words.
Paul Hamlyn Publishing, 1992.

Harris, Warren G.
Gable & Lombard.
Simon & Schuster, 1974.

Jourdan, Rene.
Clark Gable.
Galahad Books, 1973.

Kobal, John (ed.).
Legends: Clark Gable.
Little Brown, 1986.

Morelli, Joe & Edward Z. Epstein.
Gable & Lombard & Powell & Harlow.
Dell, 1975.

Scagnetti, Jack.
The Life and Loves of Gable.
Jonathan David Publishers, 1976.

Tornabene, Lynn.
Long Live the King: A Biography of Clark Gable.
Putnam's Sons, 1976.

Wayne, Jane Ellen.
Clark Gable: Portrait of a Misfit.
St. Martin,s Press, 1993.

Wayne, Jane Ellen.
Gable's Women.
Prentice Hall Press, 1987.

Williams, Chester.
New American Library, 1968.

LESLIE HOWARD (Ashley Wilkes)

Howard, Leslie Ruth.
A Quite Remarkable Father.
Harcourt Brace, 1959.

Howard, Ronald.
In Search of My Father.
St. Martin's Press, 1981.

OLIVIA de HAVILLAND (Melanie Hamilton Wilkes)
Higham, Charles.
Sisters: The Story of Olivia de Havilland and Joan Fontaine.

The Films of Olivia De Havilland.
Citadel Press, 1983.

JOAN FONTAINE (sister of Olivia de Havilland)

Fontaine, Joan.
No Bed of Roses: An Autobiography.
Berkley Books, 1978.

EVELYN KEYES (Suellen O'Hara)
Keyes, Evelyn.
Scarlett O'Hara's Younger Sister.
Lyle Stuart, 1977.

Keyes, Evelyn.
I'll Think About That Tomorrow.
Dutton, 1991.


Jackson, Carlton.
Hattie: The Life of Hattie McDaniel.
Madison Books, 1990.

Bogle, Donald.
Toms, Coons, Mulattoes, Mammies & Bucks: An Interpretative History of Blacks in American Films.
Continuum, 1989.

GEORGE REEVES (Stuart Tarleton)
Kashner, Sam, and Nancy Schoenberger.
Hollywood Kryptonite: The Bulldog, The Lady, and the Death of Superman.
St. Martin's Press, 1996.

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