Vivien Leigh as Scarlett O'Hara Butler after Melanie's death and Rhett has walked out in 'Gone With The Wind'. "Oh, I can't let him go! I can't! There must be some way to bring him back. I can't think about this now. I'll go crazy if I do! I'll think about it tomorrow."
Leigh read the Margaret Mitchell novel Gone with the Wind and instructed her American agent to suggest her to David O. Selznick, who was planning a film version. She remarked to a journalist, "I've cast myself as Scarlett O'Hara";