Gone With the Wind

Gone With the Wind

DVD - 2009
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Follows the life and loves of the beautiful and selfish Scarlett O'Hara set against the American Civil War and the subsequent Reconstruction.
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, 2009
Edition: 70th anniversary ed
Branch Call Number: DVD MOVIE GONE
Characteristics: 2 videodiscs (233 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

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NWPL Feb 09, 2017

A classic when it comes to epic. Gorgeous costuming with great sets...love the actors in this one, especially Hattie McDaniel.


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peacock_0
Nov 08, 2017

Must see! Every generation should read the book at least once and see the movie if they are so inclined. I've read the book 3 times myself and have a friend that's read it 35 times and counting!

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alicat1
Oct 28, 2017

The costumes are nothing short of amazing!

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Booksss14
Apr 29, 2017

I love this movie! Great casting and costuming. And great quotes too.

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DickyMicky
Feb 10, 2017

Yep. Fiddle-Dee-Dee. I fully agree with Me_Tarzan's comments about this 78-year-old clunker.

NWPL Feb 09, 2017

A classic when it comes to epic. Gorgeous costuming with great sets...love the actors in this one, especially Hattie McDaniel.

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Gizmo_Joe
Jan 09, 2017

Personally, I found 1939's Gone With The Wind to be a big 4-hour bore. This film is far too over-rated for its own good. All the unfounded hype that this movie's received since its initial release has created the illusion that it's far superior to what it really is.

Adapted from the best-selling novel of the same name (written by Margaret Mitchell in 1936) - This novel promotes and applauds the ideals of slavery for blacks. It's a novel over-flowing with racial prejudices and bigotry, and the belief in the intellectual inferiority of Afro-Americans. It is over a thousand pages in length and, like the movie, it also is a big, fat bore.

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GoneWithTheThread
Dec 23, 2016

Awesome movie! If you don't watch it for the storyline, then at least watch it for costuming.

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GusAndAbe
Nov 22, 2016

A classic that you will never tire of watching.

AL_KATI Nov 15, 2016

Let's be honest: I watch this movie...multiple times a year. It's THAT good.

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jenna_alexandria
Oct 23, 2016

Always amazing, this is a movie I can watch over and over.

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Bronco92
Apr 13, 2017

"Frankly my dear, I don't give a damn."

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lucille007
Apr 08, 2014

"Frankly my dear, I don't give a damn."

Rhett Butler speaking to Scarlett

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swallowtailcat
Jun 30, 2011

Prissy: Mammy, here's Miss Scarlett's vittles.
Scarlett: You can take it all back to the kitchen; I won't eat a bite.
Mammy: Yes'm you is, you's gonna eat every mouthful of this.
Scarlett: No... I'm... NOT.

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red_parrot_84
Jul 25, 2014

red_parrot_84 thinks this title is suitable for 13 years and over

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