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The Stranger’s Return (1933): Lionel Barrymore and His Granddaughter

4 Star Films Posted by 4 Star Film Fan on Apr 28, 2022

Establishing shots often get a bad name for their bland or token quality, but it’s true when done well, they can set the tone and create an instant impression on the audience. King Vidor’s The Stranger’s Return instantly accentuates this rural milieu. It feels like a stable and eq read more

A Christmas Tradition: Lionel Barrymore as Ebenezer Scrooge

Comet Over Hollywood Posted by on Dec 24, 2016

Multiple actors have played Ebenezer Scrooge in numerous adaptations of Charles Dickens’ story “A Christmas Carol.” But one actor performed the role every year, creating a 20 year tradition. From 1934 to 1953, Lionel Barrymore came into homes over the radio as the miserly Scrooge who is visited read more

The Barrymore Trilogy Blogathon: Lionel Barrymore in You Can’t Take It With You

Classic Movie Hub Blog Posted by Annmarie Gatti on Aug 12, 2015

“You can’t take it with you… So what good is it? As near as I can see, the only thing you can take with you is the love of your friends.”    Lionel Barrymore as Grandpa Vanderhoff ….. Anyone who knows me, knows that “You Can’t Take It With You” is one of my all-time favorite movies.  read more

Lionel Barrymore.

Noir and Chick Flicks Posted by Dawn Sample on Aug 10, 2012

Lionel Barrymore (April 28, 1878 – November 15, 1954).Lionel and Doris, were living in Paris in 1908, so Lionel could attended art school and where their first baby, Ethel, was born. He soon began performing in films, The Battle (1911), The New York Hat (1912). He also performed in the read more

2012 tcm SUTS Blogathon Day 10: Lionel Barrymore

ScribeHard on Film Posted by ScribeHard on Aug 10, 2012

On this, our 10th day of the blogathonI present to you Lionel Barrymore, for you blogging pleasure … After a few days off, H.P. Oliver returns to the blogathon with his view of Grand Hotel. Paula at Daily Maine debuts at the blogathon with her look at Mata Hari. Cliff with Immortal Ephemera read more

Day 10: Lionel Barrymore

Sittin' on a Backyard Fence Posted by Jill Blake on Aug 10, 2012

Today’s Summer Under the Stars spotlight shines on the beloved and versatile Lionel Barrymore– a favorite of The Fence! Stay tuned. More to come! read more