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Barrymore's Basics

“You can only be as good as you dare to be bad.”
John Barrymore

John Barrymore is considered one of the most thrilling, chilling Shakespearean actors of all time. 421 more words

Brian Smith - Spent Saints

Night lifted off of old Hollywood like an enormous stain slowly evaporating, and I saw spectral visions of dead silent-film stars and spent screenwriters and alcoholic casting agents fade into the humped-back hills. 6,801 more words

FICTION

Killer Cocktail: Drew Barrymore’s Sister Died Of Drug Mix, Toxicology Report Shows — Meth, Painkillers, Benzos & MORE!

After Drew Barrymore’s half-sister tragically passed away earlier this summer, RadarOnline.com can confirm that Jessica Barrymore died from an accidental overdose.

According to the report filed by the San Diego Coroner’s Office, which Radar obtained, Jessica had a deadly combination of alcohol and drugs in her system, which included acute methamphetamine, methadone, tramadol and nordiazepam. 129 more words

Alcohol

Netflix Graveyard: Midnight

Screwball Comedy is probably one of my favorite genres of classic Hollywood. Outpacing the film noir and the sappy love stories by a huge mile, screwball is where I get the most pleasure. 425 more words

Review

GARBO TALKS

 

As successful as Greta Garbo’s pre-talkie films were in the states, they were even more popular in Europe where sound was not a barrier. Louis B. 2,486 more words

Film Reviews

When John Barrymore was on his deathbed in 1942, he received a wire from W.C. Fields.

 

When John Barrymore was on his deathbed in 1942, he received a wire from W.C. Fields.

It said YOU CAN’T DO THIS TO ME.

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