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12 Topic Pages Found in Film & Television and starting with the letter G
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Gable, Clark (1901 - 1960)

Clark Gable was known as the “King of Hollywood” in the late 1930s. He acted in a vast number of films; his most famous role was that of Rhett Butler

Genre

From the French for “kind” or “sort,” and etymologically derived from the Latin genus , the word “genre” has connotations of biological kind, and its

Gibson, Mel (1956 - )

US-born Australian film actor and director. He became an international star through lead roles in the Mad Max films (1979, 1981, 1985, and 2004) and

Gielgud, John, 1904-2000

1904-2000 English actor and producer John Gielgud was born in London and made his debut at the Old Vic Theatre there in 1921. He established his

Gimbel, Peter (Robin) (1928 - 1987)

US explorer, film-maker, and businessman. A trustee of the New York Zoological Society (from 1957) and the American Museum of Natural History (1958),

Open Godard, Jean-Luc (1930 - )
Godard, Jean-Luc (1930 - )

( zhäN-lük gôdär' ), 1930–, French film director and scriptwriter, b. Paris. He wrote criticism for a number of Parisian cinema journals in the early

Goldwyn, Samuel Samuel Goldfish (1882 - 1974)

US film producer. He founded the Goldwyn Pictures Corporation in 1917, which merged into Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) in 1924, although he was not part

Granger, Stewart (May 6, 1913 - 1993)

English film actor. After several leading roles in British romantic melodramas during World War II, such as The Man in Grey (1940), he moved to

Grant, Richard (May 5, 1957 - )

Swaziland-born British actor, best known for his lead role in the cult film Withnail and I (1987), co-starring Paul McGann . Grant has become a

Grierson, John (1898 - 1972)

Scottish film producer, director, and theoretician. He pioneered the documentary film in Britain in the 1930s when he produced a series of information