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Book Vs. Movie Podcast

“Auntie Mame”

The 1955 Insanely Popular Patrick Dennis Novel Vs. The Rosalind Russell Classic Film

The Margos take on the most awful year in show business deaths by tackling the most joyful book/movie they have covered yet–“Auntie Mame!”

In this episode the Margos discuss:

  • The complicated life of author Patrick Dennis
  • The amazing Rosalind Russell
  • The big differences between the book and movie
  • Art Direction for the set and the jaw-dropping costumes
  • The inspiration for the lead character
  • The conservatism of the 1950s
  • How quickly Rosalind Russell can speak dialogue
  • Lucille Ball vs. Angela Landsbury musical “Mames”

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