- Title: CF262
10:01:33 - 10:04:46
Blaze of spotlights at premiere for Giant, vs crowds, Clark Gable arrives, Dennis Hopper and Natalie Wood kiss, Rock Hudson, Rod Taylor, Jayne Mansfield out of car, poster for film, ext cinema at premiere. Brief shot of flick knife being pulled. 1950s teenagers along street, girl with head in hands / sad, group of young people in street outside shop, pan down poster of James Dean.
10:04:46 - 10:10:41
Young people / teenagers, smoking cigarettes, in love, sign for Fairmount, Indiana, vs farm land, man sweeps outside mansion, pov tracking shot through small town, vs Fairmount, pov along country road, low angle shot, barley waving.
10:10:41 - 10:14:15
High school, boys practice basketball, cu on balls through hoop, cu James Dean's school report.
10:14:15 - 10:19:57
Grass track / motorcycle scrambling in field, cu loudspeaker.
10:19:57 - 10:24:57
Motorbike fast along country road, vs high angle shots Los Angeles, sign for University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA), vs students on campus, lay on grass, sign for Theater Arts, vs students on campus at UCLA, waves roll into shore, seagulls fly overhead.
10:24:57 - 10:30:46
Pov footprints in sand, merry go round, vs Times Square, neon lights, crowds, traffic, 42nd Street Cafeteria, ext cinemas in Times Square.
10:30:46 - 10:36:28
Neon lights, Times Square, ext cinema showing The Wild One starring Marlon Brando, ext cinema "starring James Dean". Pan across Manhattan buildings bordering Central Park. Hands open book, The Little Prince and flick through pages.
10:36:28 - 10:43:50
Vs Actors Studio ext.
10:43:50 - 10:48:32
Jet flies over New York City. Cu sign on bus reading Hollywood Blvd, pov at night through Los Angeles, neon lights. Cu camera zooms towards viewer, microphone zooms towards viewer, audience at premiere wait in seats, studio dressing room, drawer opens to reveal gun, cu gun, hands take bullets out of gun. Foot kicks motorbike into action, streets of Los Angeles at night, neon lights, pov tracking shot through city streets, cinema lights, motorbike drives up and rider off.
10:48:32 - 10:54:22
Cu clapperboard for East of Eden, voice says "stand by" and clapper closes, cu review of East of Eden and James Dean in New York Herald Tribune. Judge's hand slips wedding ring on finger, cu motorbike speeds off, neon lights in LA streets.
10:54:22 - 10:58:11
Cu Porsche, pov driving along roads. Scene from Rebel without a Cause being filmed showing James Dean and others, James Dean, Natalie Wood and Sal Mineo joke around in wardrobe tests for Rebel, clapperboard slate wiped clean, spotlights turned off.
10:58:11 - 11:00:13
Amateur car racing scenes, James Dean posing with girls on car, he smokes cigarette, vs hands playing conga / bongo drums.
11:00:13 - 11:08:10
Cu wedding ring slipped on finger.
11:08:10 - 11:11:06
Public Service Announcement on Safe Driving featuring James Dean and Gig Young. Great quality. Porsche / sports car along road shot from behind, pov driving along road, pov shots of car pulled over by traffic policeman, cop writes ticket, pov shots along road, Grapevine Coffee Shop, back shot of Porsche along, road sign for US466, car pulls across road ahead, reconstruction of car crash from driver's pov.
11:11:06 - 11:18:12
Traffic officer of California Highway Patrol reads report of accident, official police photos of mangled car, STILLS of James Dean's funeral.
- Keywords:USA, DOCUMENTARY, TEEN IDOL, MOVIE STAR, SCREEN IDOL, METHOD ACTING, DRAMA SCHOOL, ACTING SCHOOL, LIVE FAST DIE YOUNG
- Master Title:CF262