Gone with the Wind
1939; Vivien Leigh, Clark Gable, Leslie Howard, Olivia de Havilland; won 8 Oscars; An epic story of the South's fight to maintain its way of life during the Civil War years. Scarlett O'Hara and her family are amongst the ladies and gentlemen at the Twelve Oaks Plantation's ball before the Civil War begins. Scarlett's love for one man keeps her from seeing the love that another man truly has for her. As the South finally crumbles around her, Scarlett devises a way to overcome starvation in order to save herself and her family. Based on the novel by Margaret Mitchell.