For posterity/self-archiving purposes, here are the postcards I made and mailed out to friends for Valentine’s Day.
A gaggle of Garbos, a multi-Moz, Barrymore times four, etc. 17 more words
I really like John Barrymore, that resonant vibrato, that great profile (the great profile), that thick shock of hair. But I had heard much about his stage performances and his roles in silent films where he was considered by some to be the pre-eminent actor of his time and then I looked at his sound film output and it didn’t add up. 1,594 more words
Read more about the 1932 awards: http://timelines.latimes.com/academy-awards/#1431