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Document Details


Title: Reminiscences of Joel McCrea
RLIN number: NXCP91-A4
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office
Collection: Hollywood Film Industry Project
Description: Transition from silent films; reminiscences of Jean Arthur, Charles Coburn, George Cukor, Cecil B. deMille, Kaye Francis, Greta Garbo, Veronica Lake, Gail Russell, Preston Sturges; acting for directors William Wyler, Gregory Le Cara, Alfred Hitchcock, Sam Peckinpah; first starring role, "The Bird of Paradise"; switch to westerns; stunts; personality of Samuel Goldwyn.
Extent: Transcript: 58 leaves
Restrictions: Access: Open. Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1990. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information.
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1971 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Higham, Charles
Speaker gender: Male
Document date: 1971
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Acting; Actors; Actresses; Motion pictures--Production and direction; Oral history; Silent films
Topics discussed - Other terms: McCrea, Joel, 1905-1990
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0021268-17060