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|Also Known As:||Died:||May 29, 1942|
|Born:||February 15, 1882||Cause of Death:||myocarditis, complicated by chronic nephritis, cirrhosis of the liver and gastric ulcers|
|Birth Place:||Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA||Profession:||Cast ...|
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Cast (feature film)
A bandleader enlists a down-on-his-luck actor to teach him Shakespeare.
A mad scientist makes a beautiful model invisible so she can get back at the man who fired her.
Barrymore lampoons himself. A famous actor, given to drink, nearly destroys the show, but his leading lady (Hughes) returns to save it. Meanwhile a young girl (Baxter) tries to reform him.
A drunk fighting to hold on to his family discovers he has the deciding vote in a local election.
An unemployed showgirl poses as Hungarian royalty to infiltrate Parisian society.
Captain Drummond travels to Switzerland in order to marry his girlfriend but the disappearance of a dangerous cargo of explosives makes him delay his plans.
Lavish biography of the French queen who "let them eat cake."
Bulldog Drummond hunts down an assassin after a priceless diamond.
Two Alaskan salmon fishermen, Tyler Dawson (skipper of the "Who Cares") and Jim Kimmerlee of the "Old Reliable," are lifelong pals. Their romantic rivalry over young Dian ends amicably. But a more serious rift, with violent consequences, arises when Tyler befriends Russian fish pirates while Jim finds himself aligned with local vigilantes. Notable glacier scenery.
While running for governor a politician aids a needy college by plotting to assure victory for their football team. Though to be a parody of Huey Long and his machine.
An old enemy kidnaps Bulldog Drummond¿s fiancée.
A compulsive liar, married to a scrupulously honest lawyer, confesses to a murder she didn''''t commit to help further his career.
Dr. Ernest Tindal kills his wife and plants clues pointing to her lover, Frank Marsh. Vera, Frank's sister, enlists the aid or reporter Russell Kirk in proving the innocence of her brother. Detective McKinley thinks that gangster Jack Reed is involved and shoots Reed when he attempts to escape. Reed gets away but goes to Dr. Tindal for treatment of his wound and Tindal kills him on the operating table. Kirk has uncovered some new evidence and confronts Tindal with it.
An opera star's manager tries to stop her romance with a penniless singer.
Shakespeare's classic tale of young lovers from feuding families.
A high-society dinner party masks a hotbed of scandal and intrigue.
A man who deserted his daughter years earlier tries to help her out of a jam.
A tempestuous theatrical director tries to win back the star he created and then drove away.
A simple schoolteacher gets caught up in a wealthy baron''''s crooked schemes.
A woman is tempted to betray her husband with an old flame.
A successful lawyer struggles to deal with his wife's unfaithfulness and his own hidden past.
An airline's owner runs his business with ruthless disregard for safety.
True story of the mad monk who plotted to rule Russia.
A recovered madman learns his ex-wife and daughter are about to marry.
A gentleman thief risks his life in an attempt to steal the Mona Lisa.
A district attorney's arrogance almost costs him his career.
Guests at a posh Berlin hotel struggle through scandal and heartache.
A deranged ballet teacher will stop at nothing to keep control of his protegee.
A hypnotist falls in love with a girl using his powers to turn her into a great singer.
A mad sea captain sails for vengeance against the white whale that crippled him.
Warner Bros. stars perform a series of musical and dramatic sketches.
In the final days of Czarist Russia, a peasant is raised from the ranks to Lieutenant. The other officers, aristocrats all, resent him, and make his life difficult. He falls in love with a princess, who spurns him. When he is caught in her room, he is stripped of his rank and thrown into prison. Then comes the Red Terror, and the tables are turned.
In this silent film, the legendary lover fights to survive intrigue in the court of the Borgias.
In this silent film, a French adventurer fights to save a young innocent forced into a life of prostitution.
In this silent film, the legendary dandy takes on British society to court a lady above his station.
Sherlock Holmes faces off against Professor Moriarty.
Disillusioned in marriage, Jacques Leroi attempts an airship flight across the Pacific Ocean, but crashes and washes ashore on an island populated by a peaceful tribe of completely happy people. The islanders have divested themselves of selfish motives and social conventions and live in perfect harmony. There Jacques falls in love, but although he senses the island is his only hope of true happiness, his conscience demands that he try to repair his wrecked life back in civilization. Returning to New York, he finds a difficult decision awaiting him.
In this silent film, a doctor''''s research into the roots of evil turns him into a hideous monster.
Thousands of stars and fans gather in Hollywood for the world premiere of "Marie Antoinette" (1938) in this promotional short film.
This short film chronicles various events associated with MGM''''s 1937 convention for the studio''''s national sales and distribution staff.
In this silent film, a Russian peasant learns he must work and not treat his wife like a slave.
Misc. Crew (short)
This short film, part of the Hollywood Hist-o-Rama series, offers a brief biography of John Barrymore.
This short film showcases scenes from "Don Juan" (1926), starring John Barrymore.
A narrator takes the viewer through a brief history of film in this short film.
This short film celebrates the 20th Anniversary of Warner''''s Vitaphone sound-on-film process. Vitaphone Release 1492A.
This short film traces the history of sound in the movies, featuring snippets from early sound pictures. Vitaphone Release 1179A.
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