September 30, 1955. On that day American actor James Byron Dean was killed in a car accident in Cholame, California.
Almost exactly two months earlier, on July 28, he was interviewed for “Behind The Cameras”. In his usual way of talking Dean spoke to the host about his most recent film “Rebel Without A Cause”. A drama film about emotionally confused teenagers that was released a month after James Dean’s fatal accident.
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