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Gone with the wind is a 1939 american epic historical romance film, adapted from margaret mitchell's 1936 novel of the same name the film was produced by david o selznick of selznick international pictures and directed by victor fleming. Complete summary of margaret mitchell's gone with the wind enotes plot summaries cover all the significant action of gone with the wind. Teachers' notes the text of gone with the wind provides an ideal vehicle with which to address the principal areas of study and key concepts relevant to media studies syllabuses at gcse, a level and. The famed orpheum theatre has announced it will no longer show summertime screenings of gone with the wind -- ending a 34-year mid-south tradition. Civil war rogue rhett butler (clark gable) loves southern belle scarlett o'hara (vivien leigh.
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