INHERIT THE WIND

The 1955 Random House edition of “Inherit the Wind.”
Clarence Darrow and William Jennings Bryan at the Scopes Trial (1925).
The Nashville Rep’s current production of Inherit the Wind (now through April 30th).
Ed Begley as Brady and Paul Muni as Drummond (note Muni’s body language) in “Inherit the Wind” (1955).
Spencer Tracy as Drummond and Fredric March as Brady (1960).
Kirk Douglas as Brady and Jason Robards as Drummond (1988).
Jack Lemmon as Drummond (1999).
George C. Scott as Drummond with Charles Durning as Brady (1996).
Christopher Plummer as Drummond with Brian Dennehy as Brady (2007).

--

--

--

Author, playwright, director, actor, theatre critic and historian, his book, “Up in the Cheap Seats,” is available at Amazon.com.

Love podcasts or audiobooks? Learn on the go with our new app.

Recommended from Medium

Cancel Culture — Why you Might be Next even When You’re Woke

’90s Style Moments: 21 Nineties Developments You Forgot About

The AAMBC Awards: 14 Years of Celebrating Black Literary Creatives

corporate shills & the infinite sadness — fear and loathing as america burns.

Meghan Markle, Prince Harry accused of using Archie for ‘commercial kind’

‘Old,’ ‘Aging,’ and ‘Elderly’ Insult People Over 50. Give Them a Rest.

Meghan Markle Wore a White Double-Breasted Blazer With Nothing Underneath : Life Style Big News

Will Ferrell's Cancer for College Sunscreen : Life Style Big News

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Ron Fassler

Ron Fassler

Author, playwright, director, actor, theatre critic and historian, his book, “Up in the Cheap Seats,” is available at Amazon.com.

More from Medium

‘Bad Vegan’ is a Bad Documentary Name

The rise and fall of America

Agatha Christie’s Greatest Mystery

Chronicles of a new “Anti-Semitism Scandal” (part 2): What is “my case”?