Wednesday, December 30, 2015

Cuts for Cooky: Bernard Hermann's Antimacassar

From Welle's "The Magnificent Ambersons," it was supposed to have run with the end credits. It was cut by RKO, and along with the butchering of Welles' work, was probably one of the reasons Hermann insisted his name be removed.

Welles, a director's director, and one of Hollywood's greatest assassinations.