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Document Details


Title: Reminiscences of Jack Lemmon
RLIN number: NXCP88-A178
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office
Collection: Popular Arts Project, Part II
Description: Discussion of films: "It Should Happen to You,"1953, "Mr. Roberts," 1955, "Some Like it Hot," 1959; acting on stage versus film; styles of comedy; comparison of directors John Ford, Joshua Logan, Billy Wilder, Richard Quine, and Mervyn LeRoy; impressions of Harry Cohn and Jimmy Cagney.
Extent: Transcript: 55 leaves, Tape: 1 reel
Restrictions: Access: Open. Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1984. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information. Microfiche copy available for purchase. (Columbia University oral history collection, part V, published by Meckler Publishing, Westport, CT).
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1959 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Lemmon, Jack, 1925-
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 1925
Speaker occupation: Actor
Age at speaking: 34
Document date: 1959
Interviewer: Franklin, Joan; Franklin, Robert
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Acting; Actors; Comedy films; Motion picture industry; Motion picture producers and directors; Oral history; Theater
Topics discussed - Other terms: Lemmon, Jack, 1925-
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0019656-15099