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Carl Laemmle Jr.
- Carl Laemmle Jr.
General manager in charge of production and vice-president, Universal Pictures Corporation, 1929-1936, and son of Carl Laemmle. Despite some critical and financial successes, his policy of higher budget and prestige productions placed the company under financial stress, and led to its sale in 1936. He resigned in April 1936, and after a brief career as an independent producer, left the industry.
- Reply to 8 March 1933 letter - Universal productions have endeavoured not to transgress Production Code. Hays replies.
- Enclosed is a memo 29 March 1933 to Laemmle Jr. clearly stating the "new regime" in relation to the Production and Adver...
- Passing on Hays opinion that no picture based on life of Dillinger should be made, and news of his 07-28-1934 letter to ...