Wild Bill: Hollywood Maverick

Wild Bill: Hollywood Maverick

Director: Todd Robinson

Cast: Todd Robinson, Alec Baldwin, Michael Connors, Clint Eastwood

     
 
Narrated by actor Alec Baldwin, this documentary profiles the adventurous, contentious, and very talented director William Wellman (1896-1975). Ambulance driver for the French Foreign Legion and decorated American pilot in World War I, Wellman later became a barnstorming stunt pilot, but found his true calling directing such classic Hollywood films as Wings,

Overview

Narrated by actor Alec Baldwin, this documentary profiles the adventurous, contentious, and very talented director William Wellman (1896-1975). Ambulance driver for the French Foreign Legion and decorated American pilot in World War I, Wellman later became a barnstorming stunt pilot, but found his true calling directing such classic Hollywood films as Wings, Public Enemy, A Star Is Born, Beau Geste, The Ox-Bow Incident, and The High and the Mighty. Highlights include clips from his movies and interviews with or clips featuring Clint Eastwood, Robert Mitchum, Gregory Peck, Martin Scorsese, Mike Connors, Nancy Davis, James Garner, Darryl Hickman, Arthur Hiller, Tab Hunter, Richard Widmark, Robert Wise, Jane Wyman, and others.

Product Details

Release Date:
06/25/2013
UPC:
0738329115920
Original Release:
1995
Rating:
NR
Source:
Kino Video
Time:
1:33:00
Sales rank:
42,498

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Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Alec Baldwin Narrator
Michael Connors Participant
Clint Eastwood Participant
John Andrew Gallagher Participant
James Garner Participant
Darryl Hickman Participant
Arthur Hiller Participant
Tab Hunter Participant
Howard W. Koch Participant
Tom Laughlin Participant
Burgess Meredith Participant
Robert Mitchum Participant
Harry Morgan Participant
Gregory Peck Participant
Sidney Poitier Participant
Nancy Reagan Participant
Buddy Rogers Participant
Tony Scott Participant
Robert Stack Participant
Michael Wayne Participant
Dorothy Wellman Participant
William Wellman Participant
James Whitmore Participant
Richard Widmark Participant
Robert Wise Participant
Jane Wyman Actor
Robert Redford Participant
Martin Scorsese Participant

Technical Credits
Todd Robinson Director,Screenwriter
David Bell Score Composer
Kenneth A. Carlson Producer
Leslie Jones Editor
Frank T. Thompson Associate Producer
William Wellman Executive Producer

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Wild Bill: Hollywood Maverick - The Life and Times of William A. Wellman
1. Intuitive Talent [:09]
2. WWI [9:11]
3. Wings [8:17]
4. The Public Enemy [10:59]
5. Loner [10:40]
6. The Ox-Bow Incident [9:34]
7. The Story Of G.I. Joe [10:48]
8. Yellow Sky [8:58]
9. Lafayette Escadrille [11:20]
10. The End [8:01]
11. Chapter 11 [5:48]

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