The General Died at Dawn (1936) was a Adventure - Crime Film directed by Lewis Milestone and produced by William LeBaron.
Academy Awards 1936 --- Ceremony Number 9 (source: AMPAS)
|Best Supporting Actor||Akim Tamiroff||Nominated|
|Best Cinematography||Victor Milner||Nominated|
|Best Music - Scoring||Paramount Studio Music Department, Boris Morros, head of department (Score by Werner Janssen)||Nominated|
The General Died at Dawn (1936)By Beatrice on Aug 27, 2013 From Flickers in Time
The General Died at Dawn? Directed by Lewis Milestone Written by Clifford Odets based on a story by Charles G. Booth 1936/USA Paramount Pictures First viewing This film has beautiful cinematography and art direction but takes itself a bit too seriously. O’Hara (Gary Cooper) is an idealistic ... Read full article
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Future novelist John O'Hara made his only acting appearance as a reporter on a train. Twenty-two years later Gary Cooper would star in the screen adaptation of his novel 'Ten North Frederick'.
One of over 700 Paramount productions, filmed between 1929 and 1949, which were sold to MCA/Universal in 1958 for television distribution, and have been owned and controlled by MCA ever since.
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