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Here Comes the Bride | Movie Details for Actor John Barrymore | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 92%  Here Comes the Bride  50 min,  [Comedy]  [John S. Robertson]  [02 Feb 1919]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 9.2/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Faire Binney, Frances Kaye, Frank Losee, John Barrymore
Plot:  A young man with little means wants to marry a rich girl, and thinks up a scheme to get rich.
Writer:  Max Marcin (novel), Max Marcin (play), Roy Atwell (play), Charles E. Whittaker (scenario)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Dinner at Eight | Movie Details for Actor John Barrymore | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 89%  Dinner at Eight  111 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, Drama]  [George Cukor]  [12 Jan 1934]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Actors:  Jean Harlow, John Barrymore, Marie Dressler, Wallace Beery
Plot:  Affluent Millicent and Oliver Jordan throw a dinner for a handful of wealthy and/or well-born acquaintances, each of whom has much to reveal.
Writer:  Frances Marion (screen play), Herman J. Mankiewicz (screen play), George S. Kaufman (from the Sam H. Harris stage play by), Edna Ferber (from the Sam H. Harris stage play by), Donald Ogden Stewart (additional dialogue)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Counsellor-at-Law | Movie Details for Actor John Barrymore | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 88%  Counsellor-at-Law  82 min,  TV-G,  [Drama]  [William Wyler]  [25 Dec 1933]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Actors:  Bebe Daniels, Doris Kenyon, Isabel Jewell, John Barrymore
Plot:  Successful attorney has his Jewish heritage and poverty-stricken background brought home to him when he learns his wife has been unfaithful.
Writer:  Elmer Rice (play), Elmer Rice (screenplay)
Language:  English, Italian, Yiddish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Midnight | Movie Details for Actor John Barrymore | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 85%  Midnight  94 min,  [Comedy, Romance]  [Mitchell Leisen]  [24 Mar 1939]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 92%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  Claudette Colbert, Don Ameche, Francis Lederer, John Barrymore
Plot:  A chorus girl stranded in Paris is set up by a millionaire to break up his wife's affair with another man.
Writer:  Charles Brackett (screenplay), Billy Wilder (screenplay), Edwin Justus Mayer (based on a story by), Franz Schulz (based on a story by)
Language:  English, French    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Twentieth Century | Movie Details for Actor John Barrymore | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 83%  Twentieth Century  91 min,  [Comedy, Romance]  [Howard Hawks]  [11 May 1934]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 88%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Carole Lombard, John Barrymore, Roscoe Karns, Walter Connolly
Plot:  A flamboyant Broadway impresario who has fallen on hard times tries to get his former lover, now a Hollywood diva, to return and resurrect his failing career.
Writer:  Charles Bruce Millholland (play), Ben Hecht (screenplay), Charles MacArthur (screenplay)
Language:  English, German    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Grand Hotel | Movie Details for Actor John Barrymore | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 81%  Grand Hotel  112 min,  [Drama, Romance]  [Edmund Goulding]  [11 Sep 1932]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 86%, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 1 win & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Greta Garbo, Joan Crawford, John Barrymore, Wallace Beery
Plot:  A group of very different individuals staying at a luxurious hotel in Berlin deal with each of their respective dramas.
Writer:  Vicki Baum (by), William Absalom Drake (play)
Language:  English, Russian    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde | Movie Details for Actor John Barrymore | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 81%  Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde  49 min,  UNRATED,  [Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi]  [John S. Robertson]  [28 Sep 1920]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 92%, External Reviews
Actors:  Brandon Hurst, Charles Lane, John Barrymore, Martha Mansfield
Plot:  Dr. Henry Jekyll experiments with scientific means of revealing the hidden, dark side of man and releases a murderer from within himself.
Writer:  Robert Louis Stevenson (by), Clara Beranger (scenario)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Marie Antoinette | Movie Details for Actor John Barrymore | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 76%  Marie Antoinette  149 min,  PASSED,  [Biography, Drama, History]  [W.S. Van Dyke, Julien Duvivier]  [26 Aug 1938]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.6/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 4 Oscars. Another 2 wins & 1 nomination.
Actors:  John Barrymore, Norma Shearer, Robert Morley, Tyrone Power
Plot:  The tragic life of Marie Antoinette, who became queen of France in her late teens.
Writer:  Claudine West (screen play), Donald Ogden Stewart (screen play), Ernest Vajda (screen play), Stefan Zweig (based in part on the book by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Svengali | Movie Details for Actor John Barrymore | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 76%  Svengali  81 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Horror, Romance]  [Archie Mayo]  [22 May 1931]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 83%, External Reviews
Actors:  Bramwell Fletcher, Donald Crisp, John Barrymore, Marian Marsh
Plot:  Through hypnotism and telepathic mind control, a sinister music maestro controls the singing voice, but not the heart, of the woman he loves.
Writer:  George L. Du Maurier (novel), J. Grubb Alexander (screenplay), J. Grubb Alexander (dialogue)
Language:  English, French, Italian, German    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Lotus Eater | Movie Details for Actor John Barrymore | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 76%  The Lotus Eater  70 min,  [Drama, Romance]  [Marshall Neilan]  [27 Nov 1921]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Anna Q. Nilsson, Colleen Moore, Ida Waterman, John Barrymore
Plot:  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 ...
Writer:  Marion Fairfax, Albert Payson Terhune (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Maytime | Movie Details for Actor John Barrymore | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 75%  Maytime  132 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Musical, Romance]  [Robert Z. Leonard]  [26 Mar 1937]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.5/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Herman Bing, Jeanette MacDonald, John Barrymore, Nelson Eddy
Plot:  An elderly Miss Morrison recounts her life as the once young and beautiful opera singer Marcia Morney-then the toast of Napoleon III's Paris. One evening, she encounters an American voice ...
Writer:  Rida Johnson Young (operetta), Noel Langley, Rida Johnson Young (play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Beloved Rogue | Movie Details for Actor John Barrymore | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 75%  The Beloved Rogue  99 min,  [Adventure, Drama, History]  [Alan Crosland]  [12 Mar 1927]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.5/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Conrad Veidt, John Barrymore, Lawson Butt, Marceline Day
Plot:  François Villon, in his lifetime the most renowned poet in France, is also a prankster, an occasional criminal, and an ardent patriot.
Writer:  Paul Bern (screenplay), George Marion Jr. (titles), Walter Anthony (titles), Paul Bern (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
True Confession | Movie Details for Actor John Barrymore | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 74%  True Confession  85 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Crime]  [Wesley Ruggles]  [24 Dec 1937]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.4/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Carole Lombard, Fred MacMurray, John Barrymore, Una Merkel
Plot:  A lawyer defends his wife, a pathological liar, in a murder trial.
Writer:  Claude Binyon (screenplay), Louis Verneuil (play), Georges Berr (play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Romeo and Juliet | Movie Details for Actor John Barrymore | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  Romeo and Juliet  125 min,  PASSED,  [Drama, Romance]  [George Cukor]  [03 Sep 1936]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 75%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 4 Oscars. Another 1 win & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Edna May Oliver, John Barrymore, Leslie Howard, Norma Shearer
Plot:  Young love is poisoned by a generations long feud between two noble families.
Writer:  William Shakespeare (play), Talbot Jennings (adaptation)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
When a Man Loves | Movie Details for Actor John Barrymore | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  When a Man Loves  111 min,  PASSED,  [History, Romance]  [Alan Crosland]  [21 Aug 1927]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Dolores Costello, John Barrymore, Sam De Grasse, Warner Oland
Plot:  A nobleman studying for the priesthood abandons his vocation in 18th Century France when he falls in love with a beautiful, but reluctant, courtesan.
Writer:  Bess Meredyth (adapted by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Eternal Love | Movie Details for Actor John Barrymore | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 70%  Eternal Love  71 min,  [Drama, Romance]  [Ernst Lubitsch]  [11 May 1929]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Camilla Horn, Hobart Bosworth, John Barrymore, Victor Varconi
Plot:  In the Swiss Alps of the early 19th century, a couple forced into loveless marriages struggle to find happiness with one another.
Writer:  H.H. Caldwell (titles), Jakob Christoph Heer (novel), Katherine Hilliker (titles), Hanns Kräly (adaptation), Hanns Kräly (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Topaze | Movie Details for Actor John Barrymore | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  Topaze  78 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Comedy]  [Harry d'Abbadie d'Arrast]  [24 Feb 1933]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, External Reviews
Awards:  2 wins.
Actors:  Jobyna Howland, John Barrymore, Myrna Loy, Reginald Mason
Plot:  An honest and naive schoolteacher gets a lesson in how the world works outside the classroom, when a rich Baron and his mistress use the teacher's name and outstanding reputation in a ...
Writer:  Ben Hecht (screenplay), Charles Lederer (continuity), Benn W. Levy (adaptation), Marcel Pagnol (play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Beau Brummel | Movie Details for Actor John Barrymore | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  Beau Brummel  135 min,  [Drama, History, Romance]  [Harry Beaumont]  [30 Mar 1924]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Carmel Myers, John Barrymore, Mary Astor, Willard Louis
Plot:  George Bryan Brummel, a British military officer, loves Lady Margery, the betrothed of Lord Alvanley. Despite her own desperate love for Brummel, she submits to family pressure and marries ...
Writer:  Clyde Fitch (play), Dorothy Farnum
Language:  N/A    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Tempest | Movie Details for Actor John Barrymore | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  Tempest  102 min,  [Drama, Romance]  [Sam Taylor, Lewis Milestone, Viktor Tourjansky]  [27 May 1928]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Boris de Fast, Camilla Horn, John Barrymore, Louis Wolheim
Plot:  In Czarist Russia, a peasant officer, resented by the aristocrats, falls in love with a princess.
Writer:  George Marion Jr. (titles), Vladimir Nemirovich-Danchenko (story), C. Gardner Sullivan
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Rasputin and the Empress | Movie Details for Actor John Barrymore | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  Rasputin and the Empress  121 min,  PASSED,  [Biography, Drama, History]  [Richard Boleslawski, Charles Brabin]  [24 Mar 1933]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Ethel Barrymore, John Barrymore, Lionel Barrymore, Ralph Morgan, Tad Alexander
Plot:  A prince plots to kill the mad monk Rasputin for the good of the czar, the czarina and Russia.
Writer:  Charles MacArthur (screen play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Raffles, the Amateur Cracksman | Movie Details for Actor John Barrymore | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  Raffles, the Amateur Cracksman  70 min,  [Adventure, Crime, Romance]  [George Irving]  [15 Dec 1917]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Christine Mayo, Frank Morgan, H. Cooper Cliffe, John Barrymore
Plot:  Gentleman burglar Raffles tries to get his hand on a priceless pearl.
Writer:  E.W. Hornung (stories), Anthony Paul Kelly, Eugene Wiley Presbrey (play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
The Sea Beast | Movie Details for Actor John Barrymore | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  The Sea Beast  136 min,  [Action, Adventure, Fantasy]  [Millard Webb]  [15 Jan 1926]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Dolores Costello, George O'Hara, John Barrymore, Mike Donlin
Plot:  This silent movie is based on Melville's classic Moby Dick. Ahab and his brother compete for the affections of minister's daughter Esther. But the great white whale has been eluding the ...
Writer:  Herman Melville (novel), Bess Meredyth
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
A Bill of Divorcement | Movie Details for Actor John Barrymore | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  A Bill of Divorcement  70 min,  PASSED,  [Drama]  [George Cukor]  [30 Sep 1932]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.6/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  Billie Burke, David Manners, John Barrymore, Katharine Hepburn
Plot:  A man, Hilary Fairfield returns home after fifteen years in a mental asylum. However, he finds things are not the way they were when he left.
Writer:  Howard Estabrook (screen play), Harry Wagstaff Gribble (screen play), Clemence Dane (from the play by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Mad Genius | Movie Details for Actor John Barrymore | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 65%  The Mad Genius  81 min,  UNRATED,  [Drama, Horror, Romance]  [Michael Curtiz]  [07 Nov 1931]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.5/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Charles Butterworth, Donald Cook, John Barrymore, Marian Marsh
Plot:  A crippled man finds a boy and vows to make him a great dancer.
Writer:  Martin Brown (play), J. Grubb Alexander (screenplay), Harvey F. Thew (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Invisible Woman | Movie Details for Actor John Barrymore | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 61%  The Invisible Woman  72 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi]  [A. Edward Sutherland]  [27 Dec 1940]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Charles Ruggles, John Barrymore, John Howard, Virginia Bruce
Plot:  An attractive model with an ulterior motive volunteers as guinea pig for an invisibility machine.
Writer:  Curt Siodmak (original story), Joe May (original story), Robert Lees (screenplay), Frederic I. Rinaldo (screenplay), Gertrude Purcell (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Sherlock Holmes | Movie Details for Actor John Barrymore | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 59%  Sherlock Holmes  85 min,  [Drama, Mystery]  [Albert Parker]  [07 Mar 1922]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Carol Dempster, Gustav von Seyffertitz, John Barrymore, Roland Young
Plot:  A young Sherlock Holmes seeks to bring down the criminal mastermind Moriarty as he solves a crime involving a blackmailed prince.
Writer:  Earle Browne, Arthur Conan Doyle (story), Marion Fairfax, William Gillette (play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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