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#568 -- Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde (1920)

Dr. Henry Jekyll experiments with scientific means of revealing the hidden, dark side of man and releases a murderer from within himself. – IMDB

Dr. Jekyll is a dirty man.

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Disagreeable or Not, Guess What Happened?

When a concerned visitor expressed fear that actor John Barrymore’s latest illness would result in his death, Barrymore indignantly replied, “Die? I should say not, dear fellow. 21 more words


Quote 4/10/2015

IT’s FRIDAY!! Hope your week was amazing!!!

Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn’t know you left open.

– John Barrymore

A Quote A Day

Supernatural Comedy Opening On Omaha Playhouse's Main Stage

I Hate Hamlet

Show Dates:  Apr. 17–May 10, 2015

Showtimes:  Wed-Sat at 7:30pm.  Sundays at 2pm

By Paul Rudnick

Andrew, an aspiring actor, has landed the role of a lifetime as Hamlet. 139 more words


A mailout of film postcards

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


Queued in Fridays: Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1920)

Welcome to Queued in Fridays. Here I will make my way through my ever growing Netflix queue, talking about each film as I go. I will start at the beginning and go through the movies in the order they’re in. 1,026 more words


Counsellor at Law (1933)

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