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OH Fiddle-dee-dee! If you think you know all there is to know about the 1939 classic movie, “Gone With the Wind” then it’s time to put your money where your mouth is and take this trivia quiz! “Gone With the Wind” is an epic historical romance about a manipulative southern belle named Scarlett O’Hara who finds her world turned upside down as the United States enters into the Civil War and the love of her life becomes engaged to another woman. She crosses paths with a roguish man, Rhett Butler, and the two find themselves in a turbulent romance and together endure the harsh realities of war in the South and learning to love and let go of the past and those who were lost. Adapted from the novel by Margaret Mitchell, “Gone With the Wind” is considered one of the greatest films in cinema history and was Davis O. Selznick’s greatest accomplishments. The film stars Vivien Leigh as Scarlett O’Hara, Clark Gable as Captain Rhett Butler, Olivia de Havilland as the kind hearted Melanie Hamilton, Leslie Howard as Ashley Wilkes, Hattie McDaniel as Mammy and Thomas Mitchell as Scarlett’s spit-fire father, Gerld O’Hara. The 1939 film earned over ten Academy Award nominations including Best Music, Best Actor in a Leading Role and Best Actress in a Supporting Role. It ended up winning a total of eight Oscars as Leigh took home Best Actress in a Leading Role and McDaniel received Best Actress in a Supporting Role making her the first African American to not only be nomination but to win an Academy Award.