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Oral history interview with Richard Quine, 1959

Creator: Quine, Richard, 1920-1989
Project: Popular arts project.
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Phys. Desc. :sound file : digital preservation master, WAV files (96 kHz, 24 bit)
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Actor, director

Scope and Contents

Child acting on stage, screen and radio; impressions of the major stars; move to directing; directing two reel comedies and low budget musicals with Blake Edwards; nature of comedy in film and television; directing SOLID GOLD CADILLAC, OPERATION MAD BALL, and BELL, BOOK AND CANDLE; comedy actors: James Stewart, Kim Novak, Ernie Kovacs, and Jack Lemmon. Audio is comprised of narrator's excerpts from the Westinghouse Broadcasting Company's radio program series "Memoirs of the Movies"


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