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This Day in Film History:
August 28


1898:

Preston Sturges enters the world in Chicago, Illinois

1930:

"Hooray for Captain Spaulding, the African explorer!" Animal Crackers, considered by many to be the Marx Brothers' best film (they're wrong, by the way), opens.

1940:

Laurence Olivier and Vivian Leigh marry.





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