S.S. Simon

Born: 15 December 1864, Sacramento, Calif.
Died: 9 March 1940, Hollywood, Calif.

Highlighted works

  • Greed

    Greed

    Silent cinema’s most famous ‘lost’ film, Erich von Stroheim’s monumental study of three ordinary lives destroyed by avarice was ruinously edited down by the studio.

  • It Happened One Night

    It Happened One Night

    Claudette Colbert and Clark Gable strike sparks in one of the first, greatest and – despite the American censor – sexiest of romantic screwball comedies.

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