Rudy Behlmer

Rudy Behlmer

Rudy Behlmer (October 13, 1926 – September 27, 2019) was an American film historian and writer. He was an expert in the history and evolution of the motion picture industry. Behlmer began his career with KLAC-TV in Hollywood as a stage manager. At the beginning of the 1960s, Behlmer started researching and writing articles on various aspects of film history. One such project, a career piece on film producer David O. Selznick (Gone with the Wind, Rebecca), led to his book Memo from David O. Selznick (1972). It was followed by nine other books as well as numerous magazine articles and film music recording booklets. Behlmer also contributed to a wide variety of works about the Golden Age of Hollywood.
    Known for
    Acting
    Place of birth
    San Francisco, California, USA
    Birthday
    10/13/1926
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The 'Frankenstein' Files: How Hollywood Made a Monster
7.9
Now You See Him: 'The Invisible Man' Revealed!
Now You See Him: 'The Invisible Man' Revealed!
6.4
Mummy Dearest: A Horror Tradition Unearthed
Mummy Dearest: A Horror Tradition Unearthed
7
Ben-Hur: The Making of an Epic
Ben-Hur: The Making of an Epic
7.4
The Adventures of Errol Flynn
The Adventures of Errol Flynn
7.8
Angels with Dirty Faces: Whaddya Hear? Whaddya Say?
Angels with Dirty Faces: Whaddya Hear? Whaddya Say?
8.3
You Must Remember This: A Tribute to 'Casablanca'
You Must Remember This: A Tribute to 'Casablanca'
6.5
Becoming John Ford
Becoming John Ford
6.3
Welcome to Sherwood! The Story of 'The Adventures of Robin Hood'
Welcome to Sherwood! The Story of 'The Adventures of Robin Hood'
6.5
The Opera Ghost: A Phantom Unmasked
The Opera Ghost: A Phantom Unmasked
8
Robby the Robot: Engineering a Sci-Fi Icon
Robby the Robot: Engineering a Sci-Fi Icon
7
The Music of 'Humoresque'
The Music of 'Humoresque'
0
Captain Blood: A Swashbuckler Is Born
6.5
Singin' in the Rain: Raining on a New Generation
Singin' in the Rain: Raining on a New Generation
7
Stagecoach: A Story of Redemption
0
Jack L. Warner: The Last Mogul
Jack L. Warner: The Last Mogul
5
Michael Curtiz: The Greatest Director You Never Heard Of
Michael Curtiz: The Greatest Director You Never Heard Of
7
What a Glorious Feeling: The Making of 'Singin' in the Rain'
What a Glorious Feeling: The Making of 'Singin' in the Rain'
0
William Powell: A True Gentleman
William Powell: A True Gentleman
7.5
Public Enemies: The Golden Age of the Gangster Film
Public Enemies: The Golden Age of the Gangster Film
6.9
Thou Shalt Not: Sex, Sin and Censorship in Pre-Code Hollywood
Thou Shalt Not: Sex, Sin and Censorship in Pre-Code Hollywood
6.4
The Ultimate Romance: The Making of 'Notorious'
The Ultimate Romance: The Making of 'Notorious'
0
Alfred Hitchcock: The Ultimate Spymaster
Alfred Hitchcock: The Ultimate Spymaster
0
Guilt by Association: Psychoanalyzing 'Spellbound'
Guilt by Association: Psychoanalyzing 'Spellbound'
0
The Making of 'Rebecca'
The Making of 'Rebecca'
0
The Maltese Falcon: One Magnificent Bird
The Maltese Falcon: One Magnificent Bird
7.8
In the Beginning: Quo Vadis and the Genesis of the Biblical Epic
In the Beginning: Quo Vadis and the Genesis of the Biblical Epic
6
Victor Fleming: Master Craftsman
Victor Fleming: Master Craftsman
7.5
The Universe According to Universal
The Universe According to Universal
5
1939: Hollywood's Greatest Year
1939: Hollywood's Greatest Year
7.5
Tarzan: Silver Screen King of the Jungle
Tarzan: Silver Screen King of the Jungle
0
The Making of 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea
The Making of 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea
6
The Fantasia Legacy: The Concert Feature
The Fantasia Legacy: The Concert Feature
8
Backstory: 'All About Eve'
Backstory: 'All About Eve'
0
King Kong 60th Anniversary Special: "It was beauty killed the beast."
King Kong 60th Anniversary Special: "It was beauty killed the beast."
0
Elizabeth & Essex: Battle Royale
Elizabeth & Essex: Battle Royale
0
Backstory: 'How Green Was My Valley'
Backstory: 'How Green Was My Valley'
0
Backstory: 'Gentleman's Agreement'
Backstory: 'Gentleman's Agreement'
0
A Streetcar in Hollywood
A Streetcar in Hollywood
6.5
A Streetcar on Broadway
A Streetcar on Broadway
6.5
Amazing! Exploring the Far Reaches of Forbidden Planet
Amazing! Exploring the Far Reaches of Forbidden Planet
4.5
Bette and Joan: Blind Ambition
Bette and Joan: Blind Ambition
7
Celebrating Dumbo
Celebrating Dumbo
0
Embracing Chaos: Making The African Queen
Embracing Chaos: Making The African Queen
6.7
RKO Production 601: The Making of 'Kong, the Eighth Wonder of the World'
RKO Production 601: The Making of 'Kong, the Eighth Wonder of the World'
0
Jezebel: Legend of the South
Jezebel: Legend of the South
0
Discovering Treasure: The Story of 'The Treasure of the Sierra Madre'
Discovering Treasure: The Story of 'The Treasure of the Sierra Madre'
6.5
Cinerama Adventure
Cinerama Adventure
7.5
The Dawn of Sound: How Movies Learned to Talk
7
A House of Secrets: Exploring 'Dragonwyck'
9
Casablanca: An Unlikely Classic
Casablanca: An Unlikely Classic
6.5
Robin Hood: The Myth, the Man, the Movie
Robin Hood: The Myth, the Man, the Movie
6
Censorship and Desire
Censorship and Desire
0
Killer Instincts: Richard Widmark and Ida Lupino at Twentieth Century Fox
0
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