Charles Macarthur

Born: 1895, Scranton, Penn.
Died: 1956

Highlighted works

  • Gone with the Wind

    Gone with the Wind

    An epic romance set against the backdrop of the American Civil War which broke box-office records and swept the board at the 1939 Academy Awards.

  • King of Jazz

    John Murray Anderson’s ambitious 1930 musical is “an unparalleled cinematic interpretation of jazz music and stage spectacle”.

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