LOS ANGELES When Carl Bernstein first saw "All the President's Men," the 1976 movie based on his and fellow Washington Post reporter Bob Woodward's bestseller chronicling their investigation of the Watergate scandal, he was amazed at how accurately production designer George Jenkins had re-created the Post newsroom on a soundstage at Warner Bros. Studios in Burbank."It was absolutely faithful; he had re-created it down to the trash on our desks," Bernstein told the Los Angeles Times last week. "It was a remarkable achievement."
George Jenkins, at 98; Oscar-Winning Designer ; Work for Stage and Film Sets Spanned Five Decades
Mr. Jenkins, who won an Academy Award for best art direction/set decoration, along with set decorator George Gaines, for "All the President's Men," died...