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Fri Jun 12, 2020, 12:51 AM

7. Leigh hated the love scenes because of Gable's halitosis

Lesley Howard (Ashley Wilkes) thought the movie was a silly melodrama and you can look at his overacting as reflecting that, poking fun at the whole thing. And, last but not least, it reflected the values of the Lost Cause and the racism of the time. So there's that.

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