Louis B. Mayer

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Noun1.Louis B. Mayer - United States filmmaker (born in Russia) who founded his own film company and later merged with Samuel Goldwyn (1885-1957)Louis B. Mayer - United States filmmaker (born in Russia) who founded his own film company and later merged with Samuel Goldwyn (1885-1957)
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Through the use of hypnotic regressions and extensive research, Franich and Finkelstein offer a glimpse into the life of the young ingenue as she makes her way in Hollywood, falls in love with the older Bern, and becomes the innocent prey of MGM boss Louis Mayer who fixed the evidence to make her beloved husband's death look like a suicide.
He's earned comparisons to Louis Mayer and Jack Warner, proto-moguls who turned moviemaking into a global business.
Selznick noticed his antics, told MGM studio chief Louis Mayer that he had found a kid that was a 'goldmine' and begged him to sign Mickey to MGM.