Category Archives: Lionel Barrymore

It’s A Wonderful Life

It would be an understatement to say that George Bailey (James Stewart) is having a bad day. In fact, in a climax of bad events he’s decided to end his life. Bailey operates a family business built by his late father known as a “Building and Loan.” It’s a sort of small-town bank, but not […]

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Test Pilot

Clark Gable is Jim Lane, a famous test pilot. Spencer Tracy is “Gunner,” his right-hand man, mechanic, and friend who tries to keep him out of trouble with women, booze and whatever other diversions he can find. Lionel Barrymore is Howard B. Drake, their employer. There is a lot of competition in the aircraft business […]

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