‘Gone With the Wind’ Facts You Didn’t Know


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Gone with the Wind facts

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Gone with the Wind is an infamous novel and film, standing the test of time for nearly 80 years. It’s taught in schools everywhere, and no doubt still watched in the homes of many. The revered movie was a hit when it first premiered, reflecting the success of the 1936 Pulitzer Prize-winning novel of the same name. It famously stars Vivien Leigh as Scarlett O’Hara and Clark Gable as Rhett Butler. The outstanding performances, along with the directorial vision, won the film eight Academy Awards.

Have you ever wondered what was put into such a notorious, award-winning production? Well, wonder no more. We’ve rounded up a collection of facts about Gone with the Wind that you probably had no clue about. Click through the gallery to go behind the scenes of one of the greatest films of all time.