Selznick, David

   US film producer. As production vice- president at Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Selznick was regarded as Hollywood’s top producer and was responsible for such classics as Gone with the Wind (1939), Rebecca (1940), Anna Karenina (1948), A Star is Born (1954), and A Farewell to Arms (1957).

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  • Selznick, David O. — ▪ American film producer in full  David Oliver Selznick   born May 10, 1902, Pittsburgh, Pa., U.S. died June 22, 1965, Hollywood, Calif.       American motion picture producer who earned a reputation for commercially successful films of high… …   Universalium

  • Selznick, David O. — (1902 1965)    David Selznick took over his father’s filmmaking business in 1923 and after some success moved to Metro Goldwyn Mayer (MGM) and became a producer. He moved to Paramount in 1928 and produced a number of successful movies. He… …   Historical Dictionary of the Roosevelt–Truman Era

  • Selznick, David O. — (1902 65)    American film producer. Born in Pittsburgh, he and his brother, Myron, became Hollywood agents. In 1926 he worked at MGM as a script reader. He then moved to Paramount, later becoming RKO s vice president in charge of production. In… …   Dictionary of Jewish Biography

  • Selznick, David O. — soprannome di Zeleznik, David Oliver …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • Selznick, David O. —  (for Oliver) (1902–1965) American film producer …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • Selznick, David O(liver) — born May 10, 1902, Pittsburgh, Pa., U.S. died June 22, 1965, Hollywood, Calif. U.S. film producer. He trained with his father, a movie executive, before moving to Hollywood in 1926. Working for MGM, RKO, and other studios, he produced films such… …   Universalium

  • Selznick, David O(liver) — (10 may. 1902, Pittsburgh, Pa., EE.UU.–22 jun. 1965, Hollywood, Cal.). Productor de cine estadounidense. Aprendió el oficio con su padre, un ejecutivo cinematográfico, y en 1926 se mudó a Hollywood. Trabajó para MGM, RKO y otros estudios y… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Selznick,David Oliver — Selz·nick (sĕlzʹnĭk), David Oliver. 1902 1965. American film producer known especially for his adaptation of popular novels, including Gone With the Wind (1939) and A Farewell to Arms (1958). * * * …   Universalium

  • David O. Selznick — Born May 10, 1902(1902 05 10) Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Died June 22, 1965(1965 06 22) …   Wikipedia

  • David O. Selznick — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda David O. Selznick mientras trabajaba para United Artists. David O. Selznick (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 10 de mayo de 1902 – Hollywood, California …   Wikipedia Español

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