Ava Gardner and Clark Gable at the MGM 25th anniversary luncheon, 1949

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Greta Garbo and Clark Gable.

Clark Gable and Joan Crawford in ‘Possessed’, directed by Clarence Brown, 1931.

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Get To Know Me Meme  → Crucial Movies [3/10]: Gone With The Wind (1939)

"I can’t think about that right now. If I do, I’ll go crazy. I’ll think about that tomorrow."

All four principal characters appear together in the same scene only once, after the raid on Shantytown, when Rhett tells the anxious group of the fate of Scarlett’s second husband, Frank Kennedy

          “The autograph I wanted since I was twelve years old.”

Ever since Marilyn Monroe was seven years old, then known as Norma Jeane, she kept a publicity still of Clark Gable and fantasized that he was her father. "I used to always think of him as my father. That’s how I wanted my father to look."

In 1954 Marilyn met Clark Gable at a party to celebrate the completion of The Seven Year Itch. Marilyn and Clark danced together, twice, and then talked about the prospect of making a picture together.
Six years later they worked side by side in what was the last completed film for the both of them. It was titled ‘The Misfits’

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