WorldCat Identities

Barrymore, Lionel 1878-1954

Overview
Works: 643 works in 1,839 publications in 9 languages and 31,214 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Christmas films  Fantasy films  Christmas stories  Romance films  Ghost stories  Film noir  Gangster films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author, Director, Costume designer, Speaker, Arranger, Other, Composer, fmd, Producer, Host
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Lionel Barrymore
Frank Capra's It's a wonderful life by Frank Capra( Visual )

280 editions published between 1946 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 4,905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man is saved from a suicide attempt by an angel and is then shown how important he is to the people who love him. A Christmas classic
Grand Hotel by Edmund Goulding( Visual )

57 editions published between 1932 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,020 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Berlin's plushest, most expensive hotel is the setting where in the words of Dr. Otternschlag "People come, people go. Nothing ever happens." The doctor is usually drunk so he misses the fact that Baron von Geigern is broke and trying to steal eccentric dancer Grusinskaya's pearls, but ends up stealing her heart instead. Powerful German businessman Preysing brow beats his lowly bookkeeper, Kringelein, but in the end it is Kringelein who holds all the cards. Meanwhile, the Baron also steals the heart of Preysing's mistress, Flaemmchen, but in the end, she doesn't end up with either one of them
Key Largo by John Huston( Visual )

43 editions published between 1948 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A disillusioned returning World War II veteran has lost the will to fight ... until he arrives at a rundown hotel in Key Largo. There a mobster holes up against a raging storm, holding the veteran, the hotel owner and the owner's widowed daughter-in-law at gunpoint
Frank Capra's you can't take it with you by Frank Capra( Visual )

50 editions published between 1938 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about the Sycamores, an eccentric family of free spirits, and the problems that arises when Alice, the one stable member, falls for her boss's son
Frank Capra's it's a wonderful life( Visual )

13 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 1,393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Bailey, a desperate and suicidal man, is visited by a guardian angel who shows him how important he has been to those around him in his life
Camille by George Cukor( Visual )

36 editions published between 1936 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life in 1847 Paris is as spirited as champagne and as unforgiving as the gray morning after. In gambling dens and lavish soirees, men of means exert their wills and women turned courtesans exult in pleasure
Dinner at eight by George Cukor( Visual )

18 editions published between 1933 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Park Avenue snob gives a dinner party for a visiting English peer. Little does she realize that her shipping magnate husband is bankrupt and that her daughter is having an affair with an older man
David Copperfield by Simon Curtis( Visual )

43 editions published between 1935 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Copperfield enjoys an idyllic life with his gentle, widowed mother and his loving nurse, Peggotty. Then tragedy strikes when Mr. Murdstone weds David's mother and drives her to an early grave. Despised by his stepfather, the boy is forced to live in misery and poverty until he runs away to throw himself upon the mercy of his eccentric aunt. Charles Dickens's classic tale of growing up
Rudyard Kipling's Captains courageous( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a rich brat falls overboard at sea, he's rescued by a Portuguese fishing boat, and eventually forms a bond with one of the crewmen
Robert Louis Stevenson's Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson( Visual )

22 editions published between 1934 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Avast, mates, and heed a pirate's tale. Billy Bones, bless his cursed soul, has hefted his cutlass and grog for the last time, leaving behind scarcely a doubloon. Aye, but he has left a map to a fabled buried treasure. The unforgettable stars of 1931's The Champ unite for a rousing adaptation of Robert Louis Stevenson's tale. Jackie Cooper is Jim Hawkins, a lad living the kind of adventure every child dreams about. Treasure map in hand, Jim and his backers set sail for realms and riches unknown aboard the Hispaniola. But beware, me hearties: Notorious, one-legged Long John Silver (Wallace Beery) has signed on to the voyage by posing as a cook. Will the treasure fall into his scheming grasp? Will the Hispaniola soon be a-flying the dreaded skull and bones? Drop anchor and watch. A pirate's life for ye! - Container
Duel in the sun by King Vidor( Visual )

18 editions published between 1946 and 2017 in English and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman taken into the home of a wealthy rancher becomes the subject of a tug-of-war between his two sons
Mata Hari by Geo Fitzmaurice( Visual )

37 editions published between 1931 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mata Hari, the dancer-turned-German secret agent in a wartime Paris seething with secrets and betrayal. With the world at war, love was her weapon. The only men she couldn' t seduce were the 12 in the firing squad that ended her life
Since you went away by John Cromwell( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2017 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Hiltons are an average family living in a Midwestern town. The father of the household has waived his 3A status and enlisted to go overseas. His wife must now act as father and mother to their two daughters and keep their father's memory alive
The Garbo silents collection( Visual )

4 editions published in 2005 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flesh and the devil: Best friends love the same woman and resort to a duel
Halloween by Lionel Barrymore( )

9 editions published in 1947 in 3 languages and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Little Colonel by David Butler( Visual )

18 editions published between 1935 and 2014 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An old-fashioned Southern colonel has disowned his daughter for marrying a Yankee and resists all entreaties for a reconciliation until he succumbs to the charms of his little granddaughter. Previews of other Shirley Temple films precede feature
Forbidden Hollywood collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three on a match: Although Vivian Revere is seemingly the most successful of a trio of reunited schoolmates, she throws it away by descending into a life of debauchery and drugs
The Little Colonel( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An old-fashioned Southern colonel has disowned his daughter for marrying a Yankee and resists all entreaties for a reconciliation until he succumbs to the charms of his little granddaughter
A Christmas carol : in prose, being a ghost story of Christmas by Charles Dickens( Book )

4 editions published between 1938 and 1968 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Ebenezer Scrooge and how he found the spirit of Christmas
Christopher Columbus ; Studies for orchestra by Eugene Zádor( )

7 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Frank Capra's It's a wonderful life
Alternative Names
Barrymore, Lionel

Blythe, Lionel

Blythe, Lionel 1878-1954

Blythe, Lionel Herbert.

Leonellus Barrymore

Lionel Barrymore acteur américain

Lionel Barrymore americký herec a režisér

Lionel Barrymore Amerikaans acteur

Lionel Barrymore amerikai színész, filmrendező

Lionel Barrymore Amerikano nga aktor

Lionel Barrymore amerykański aktor

Lionel Barrymore attore statunitense

Lionel Barrymore director de cine estadounidense

Lionel Barrymore US-amerikanischer Schauspieler und Regisseur

Λάιονελ Μπάριμορ

Лайонел Барримор

Лайонел Берримор

Лайонел Беррімор

Лайънъл Баримор

Լայոնել Բերիմոր

ליונל ברימור

ליונל ברימור מוזיקאי אמריקאי

لايونيل باريمور

لایۆنێل باریمۆر

لیونل باریمور آهنگساز، موسیقی‌دان، بازیگر، و کارگردان آمریکایی

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라이어넬 배리모어

ライオネル・バリモア

賴尼爾·巴利摩

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Grand HotelFrank Capra's you can't take it with youDinner at eightDavid CopperfieldRobert Louis Stevenson's Treasure IslandSince you went awayThe Garbo silents collection