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John GilbertThe Last of the Silent Film Stars$
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Eve Golden

Print publication date: 2013

Print ISBN-13: 9780813141626

Published to Kentucky Scholarship Online: September 2013

DOI: 10.5810/kentucky/9780813141626.001.0001

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Chapter Five

Chapter Five

(p.75) Chapter Five
John Gilbert

Eve Golden

University Press of Kentucky

John Gilbert's first year at MGM (1924), starring in such hits as He Who Gets Slapped (with Lon Chaney), His Hour, The Snob (with Norma Shearer, who became a lifelong friend). Bacground on MGM, Louis B. Mayer, Irving Thalberg, and Gilbert's costars and competition at the studio. His marriage to Leatrice Joy ends in 1924.

Keywords:   John Gilbert, silent films, silent movies, MGM, Norma Shearer, Lon Chaney, Elinor Glyn, King Vidor, Leatrice Joy

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