Merton of the Movies

by  Marc Connelly, George S. Kaufman

Full Length Play, Comedy  /  7m, 4f

"The most amusing show of the season." - Heywood Brown

"A delight in every way." - The New York Times

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    7m, 4f
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    Adaptations (Literature)

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One of the most popular modern American plays, this is a stirring story of American youth, an interesting commentary on motion pictures, and an intensely human study of character. Stage directions, diagrams and special directions for simplifying the settings are included.
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"The most amusing show of the season." - Heywood Brown

"A delight in every way." - The New York Times

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7m, 4f
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Authors

Marc Connelly

Marc Connelly

George S. Kaufman

George S. Kaufman was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. After a brief career as a ribbon salesman, he contributed to the satirical newspaper column of Franklin P. Adams (“F.P.A.”) in the New York Evening Mail; on Adams’ recommendation, he was given a column of his own in the Washington Times in 1912. While servi ...

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