Almost had to have all his teeth extracted due to pyorrhea.
Gone with the Wind (1939)
Director: Clarence Brown. In the film, Lionel Barrymore delivered a 14-minute monologue. It was captured using more than one camera, since a film reel only held 10 minutes of footage.
Director: Victor Fleming. Also featured Evelyn Keyes, Leslie Howard, Butterfly McQueen, Ann Rutherford, Victory Jory, George Reeves (TV's Superman), Thomas Mitchell and Hattie McDaniel. Atlanta as the Civil War moves across Georgia and the love and jealousy of Rhett, Scarlett, Melanie and Ashley.
Ohio. 1901-1960. Popular romantic star of American motion-pictures
Director: Frank Lloyd. Also starred Herbert Mundin, Eddie Quillan & Dudley Digges. Plot: Midshipman Roger Byam (Tone) joins Captain Bligh (Laughton) and Fletcher Christian aboard the HMS Bounty for a voyage to Tahiti. Won an Oscar
Director: Robert Z. Leonard. Also starred Billie Burke, Harvey Stephens & Katherine Alexander. Plot: Hard-hitting news editor Jim Branch (Gable) falls for high-society type Sharon Norwood (Bennett) but can't get to first base as he continually makes use of her knowledge of the rich and famous to try to solve the murder of one of her socialite acquaintences.
Clarke Gable - Mutiny on the Bounty (1935), Marlon Brando - Mutiny on the Bounty (1962)
Director: Robert Z. Leonard. Also starred May Robson, Winnie Lightner & Fred Astaire. Plot: An attractive dancer is rescued from jail by a rich man, who helps her to have her first big opportunity at a musical play on Broadway.
Director: Clarence Brown. Also starred Lionel Barrymore, Robert Montgomery & Myrna Loy
IMDB rating 8.1/10. Director: Victor Fleming. Director: Gregory La Cava. Winner of 8 Oscars including best Picture. National Film Preservation Board, USA 'National Film Registry Award' 1989. Winner of numerous other awards.
"After all, tomorrow is another day!"
"I come from a long line of stubborn idiots."
Director: Tay Garnett. Also starred Lewis Stone, Rosalind Russell & C. Aubrey Smith. Plot: When earthy Dolly Portland (Harlow) is rejected by Captain Gaskell (Gable) in favor of a socialite, she aids Jamesy McCardle (Beery), in league with Malay pirates, in his plot to seize his ship.
Director: Jack Conway. Also starred Frank Morgan, Walter Pidgeon & Una Merkel. Plot: Carol Clayton (Harlow)is the daughter of a horse breeder at Saratoga. Though engaged to wealthy Hartley Madison (Pidgeon)...
Director: Victor Fleming. Also starred Thomas Mitchell, Tom Tully & John Qualen. Plot: Sea-going roustabout falls for meek librarian.
Director: W. S. Van Dyke. Also starred Leo Carrillo, Nat Pendleton & George Sidney. Plot: The friendship between two orphans endures even though they grow up on opposite sides of the law and fall in love with the same woman.
IMDB rating 8.3/10. Director: Frank Capra. Won Oscar for Best Picture, Best Actor, Best Actress and 2 other Oscars. National Film Preservation Board, USA 'National Film Registry Award' 1993. Winner of numerous other awards.