Lionel Barrymore, Best Actor 1930/31: MovieMonday.com
A FREE SOUL
(Drama - NR)
|ABOUT LIONEL BARRYMORE (1878
American character actor who's the brother of Ethel and John Barrymore. Their only joint film appearance was in RASPUTIN AND THE EMPRESS. Lionel was the first Barrymore to win an acting Oscar.
Lionel Barrymore has frequently claimed that A FREE SOUL was his favorite screen role.
In addition, to being a popular and acclaimed actor he has directed films. In fact, in 1928-29 Lionel Barrymore received a Best Director Oscar nomination for MADAME X.
Due to an accident, from 1938 Lionel Barrymore acted from a wheelchair.
Notable silent credits include:
His sound credits include:
THE MAN I KILLED
DINNER AT EIGHT
A FAMILY AFFAIR
YOU CAN'T TAKE IT WITH YOU
YOUNG DOCTOR KILDARE
IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE
DUEL IN THE SUN