Alice Adams Movies & Media Adaptations

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Excerpts from Alice Adams were anthologized, and the book was translated into several foreign languages. It was twice made into a movie. The first film was made in the 1920s and starred Florence Vidor. Katherine Hepburn played Alice in the second movie made by RKO in 1935. Fred MacMurray was Arthur Russell; Fred Stone was Mr. Adams; Frank Albertson played Walter; and Anne Shoemaker played Mrs. Adams. Tarkington wrote a number of screenplays in the course of his career, but never adapted any of his major books for the movies.

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Beacham's Encyclopedia of Popular Fiction and Beacham's Guide to Literature for Young Adults
Alice Adams from Beacham's Encyclopedia of Popular Fiction and Beacham's Guide to Literature for Young Adults. ©2005-2006 Thomson Gale, a part of the Thomson Corporation. All rights reserved.
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