Samuel Goldwyn facts for kids
He was born in Warsaw, Poland. His parents died when we was young. He first moved to London, then New York. In New York he worked in a glove factory, then as a glove salesman. After this, he helped his brother-in-law to make movies.
Some of his famous movies are Wuthering Heights (1939), The Best Years of Our Lives (1946) and Porgy and Bess (1959).
He often said things that people remembered, such as:
- “I paid too much for it, but it’s worth it.”
- “I had a great idea this morning, but I didn’t like it.”
- “That’s our strongest weak point.”
His sayings are called Goldwynisms.
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