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Run Silent Run Deep

As a modern Captain Ahab, Clark Gable stars as “Commander ‘Rich’ Richardson”, who is hellbent on finding an infamous Japanese destroyer named the “Akikaze”, which serves as the Captain’s “Moby Dick” of the story. His co-star and co-producer of the … Continue reading

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Gable’s Troubles Turn To Gold

Who could imagine a studio wanting to ruin Clark Gable? Or at least want to teach him a lesson? MGM Studios tycoon Louis B. Mayer wanted to. “It Happened One Night” (1934) was supposed to be Gable’s punishment. But this … Continue reading

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