Sign In. Edit McLintock! Showing all 33 items. Maureen O'Hara wrote in her autobiography that the famous climactic spanking scene was completely authentic and that John Wayne carried it out with such gusto that she had bruises for a week. John Wayne insisted that the role of the weak, insipid Governor be called "Cuthbert H. Humphrey", with the intention that he be seen as a parody of liberal Sen. Hubert H.
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One indication of the perceived importance of a movie spanking scene is the number of pictures the studio photographers troubled to take of it, both during the making of the film and afterwards in the publicity shoot. Everyone had perhaps been waiting a lot longer for this than the roughly two hours McLintock! It was something audiences had arguably been waiting more than a decade to see…. The following April, Maureen gave an interview to the legendary gossip columnist Sheilah Graham, whose write-up stated:.
In the time of Fifty Shades of Grey the main image of the poster has an entirely different connotation than it did then! The poster for McLintock! The catalogue for the auction, on March 15th in Dublin, will be available shortly. Townhouse in the Dordogne, apartment in Turkey or villa in Italy. Michael Parsons. See whytes. Commenting on The Irish Times has changed. To comment you must now be an Irish Times subscriber. The account details entered are not currently associated with an Irish Times subscription.
Other credits include Miracle on 34th Stree and Sentimental Journey. When her autobiography 'Tis Herself was published in March , she talked to Michael Sheldon about her life. Here is that interview:. When a visitor to the dying Walt Disney happened to mention Maureen O'Hara's name, the mogul of family entertainment sat up in his hospital bed and snarled: "That bitch. Relaxing in her suite at a secluded hotel above Sunset Boulevard, she throws back her head and laughs as she repeats Disney's terse remark. He didn't like me because I wouldn't let him get out of a contract. Not many people had the guts to stand up to him.