Vivien Leigh, Clark Gable, Olivia de Havilland, Leslie Howard
Victor Fleming (Director), Sidney Howard (Screenplay)
Release: Dec. 15th, 1939
Runtime: 3 hours, 58 minutes
The spoiled daughter of a well-to-do plantation owner is forced to use every means at her disposal to claw her way out of poverty, following Maj. Gen. William Sherman's destructive "March to the Sea,” during the American Civil War.
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I'm still giving it a relatively low rating for the time being (at the end of the day, there's no getting around the pro-Confederacy vibe of the film and I'm not sure it really earns its four-hour running time), but I'm willing to accept that it might grow on me a bit.