He tried to attack him on a professional level. Many critics regard Gable's performance to be his finest, and Gable, after seeing the rough cuts, agreed. To Capra, Gable's character in the film most closely resembled his real personality: Additional species of interest that is, potential candidates for endangered species status are the Salinas kangaroo rat and the silver-sided legless lizard. Having lost 20 pounds since the tragedy, Gable evidently was emotionally and physically devastated by it, but Turner stated that Gable remained a professional for the duration of filming. Gable, if he is commissioned, will make movies for the air forces. Lieutenant Jimmy Stewart , another actor in uniform, has been doing this. Monterey Wharf and Harbor area There is a variety of natural habitat in Monterey: His first two films in this new situation were Soldier of Fortune and The Tall Men both , which were profitable, although only modest successes. Gary Cooper was Selznick's first choice. Politics[ edit ] Gable was a conservative Republican, though he never publicly spoke about politics. Victor Fleming tried everything with him. Carole Lombard may have been the first to suggest that he play Rhett Butler and she play Scarlett when she bought him a copy of the bestseller, which he refused to read. Please help improve this article by introducing citations to additional sources. It Happened One Night is the real Gable. The film was good enough to bring Gable more movie offers, including Run Silent, Run Deep also , with co-star and producer Burt Lancaster , which featured his first on-screen death since , and which garnered good reviews. In , Gable refused to renew his contract and began to work independently.