Vivien Leigh as the willful, spoiled, O’Hara daughter remains the unforgettable screen heroine and lover to Clarke Gable’s stylish and smart Rhett Butler. A lavish treatment of Margaret Mitchell’s best-selling epic novel. Special Presentation – Fox Classics presents Bill Collins on stage to celebrate 50 years in Television. Gone With The Wind is Bill’s favourite film and what better way to celebrate than to watch this timeless classic with Bill at The Astor.
Scarlett is a woman who can deal with a nation at war, Atlanta burning, the Union Army carrying off everything from her beloved Tara, the carpetbaggers who arrive after the war. Scarlett is beautiful. She has vitality. But Ashley, the man she has wanted for so long, is going to marry his placid cousin, Melanie. Mammy warns Scarlett to behave herself at the party at Twelve Oaks. There is a new man there that day, the day the Civil War begins. Rhett Butler. Scarlett does not know he is in the room when she pleads with Ashley to choose her instead of Melanie.