Lionel Barrymore

Biography

Lionel Barrymore (born Lionel Herbert Blythe; April 28, 1878 – November 15, 1954) was an American actor of stage, screen and radio as well as a film director. He won an Academy Award for Best Actor for his performance in A Free Soul (1931), and remains best known to modern audiences for the role of...

77 titles Acting Directing

6.1

Lone Star

1952 · Andrew Jackson

5.7

Bannerline

1951 · Hugo Trimble

6.0

Right Cross

1950 · Sean O'Malley

7.4

Down to the Sea in Ships

1949 · Bering Joy

6.7

Malaya

1949 · John Manchester

7.9

Key Largo

1948 · James Temple

6.3

Dark Delusion

1947 · Leonard Gillespie

8.6

It's a Wonderful Life

1946 · Henry F. Potter

6.8

Three Wise Fools

1946 · Dr. Richard Gaunght

6.9

Duel in the Sun

1946 · Sen. Jackson Tilt McCanles

6.5

The Secret Heart

1946 · Dr. Rossiger

7.4

The Valley of Decision

1945 · Pat Rafferty

5.9

Between Two Women

1945 · Dr. Leonard Gillespie

7.0

A Guy Named Joe

1944 · The General

6.1

3 Men in White

1944 · Dr. Leonard B. Gillespie

7.6

Since You Went Away

1944 · Clergyman

6.0

Dr. Gillespie's Criminal Case

1943 · Dr. Leonard Gillespie

6.7

Tennessee Johnson

1942 · Thaddeus Stevens

6.2

Calling Dr. Gillespie

1942 · Dr. Leonard Gillespie

6.2

Dr. Gillespie's New Assistant

1942 · Dr. Leonard Gillespie

6.4

Dr. Kildare's Victory

1942 · Dr. Leonard Gillespie

6.3

The People Vs. Dr. Kildare

1941 · Dr. Leonard Gillespie

6.3

The Penalty

1941 · 'Grandpop' Logan

6.4

Dr. Kildare's Wedding Day

1941 · Dr. Leonard Gillespie

5.8

The Bad Man

1941 · Uncle Henry Jones

6.5

Lady Be Good

1941 · Judge Murdock

6.5

Dr. Kildare Goes Home

1940 · Dr. Leonard Gillespie

6.2

Dr. Kildare's Strange Case

1940 · Dr. Leonard Gillespie

7.2

The Stars Look Down

1940 · Narrator (U.S. release only) (voice)

6.1

Dr. Kildare's Crisis

1940 · Dr. Leonard Gillespie

6.3

Calling Dr. Kildare

1939 · Dr. Leonard Gillespie

6.3

The Secret of Dr. Kildare

1939 · Dr. Leonard Barry Gillespie

7.8

On Borrowed Time

1939 · Julian Northrup aka Gramps

6.4

Let Freedom Ring

1939 · Thomas Logan

6.7

A Yank at Oxford

1938 · Dan Sheridan

6.9

Test Pilot

1938 · Howard B. Drake

8.0

You Can't Take It with You

1938 · Grandpa Martin Vanderhof

6.8

Young Dr. Kildare

1938 · Dr. Gillespie

6.9

A Family Affair

1937 · James Hardy

6.8

Navy Blue and Gold

1937 · Captain 'Skinny' Dawes

8.0

Captains Courageous

1937 · Captain Disko Troop

6.6

Saratoga

1937 · Grandpa Clayton

7.0

The Voice of Bugle Ann

1936 · Spring Davis

7.1

The Devil-Doll

1936 · Paul Lavond

7.5

Camille

1936 · Monsieur Duval

5.5

The Gorgeous Hussy

1936 · Andrew Jackson

7.0

The Road to Glory

1936 · Papa La Roche / Pvt. Morin

6.3

The Return Of Peter Grimm

1935 · Peter Grimm

7.0

Ah, Wilderness!

1935 · Nat Miller

7.1

The Little Colonel

1935 · Colonel Lloyd

7.5

David Copperfield

1935 · Dan Peggotty

6.8

Public Hero Number 1

1935 · Dr. Josiah Glass

6.7

The Girl from Missouri

1934 · T.R. Paige

6.5

This Side of Heaven

1934 · Martin Turner

7.0

Carolina

1934 · Bob Connelly

7.2

Treasure Island

1934 · Billy Bones

7.1

Looking Forward

1933 · Tim Benton

5.8

Should Ladies Behave

1933 · Augustus Merrick

6.3

Night Flight

1933 · Robineau

6.8

One Man's Journey

1933 · Eli Watt

7.1

Christopher Bean

1933 · Dr. Milton Haggett

7.0

The Stranger's Return

1933 · Grandpa Cyrus Tatum Storr

7.8

Dinner at Eight

1933 · Oliver Jordan

6.8

Sweepings

1933 · Daniel Pardway

6.1

The Washington Masquerade

1932 · Jefferson "Jeff" Keane

7.7

The Broken Lullaby

1932 · Dr. H. Holderlin

7.0

Arsene Lupin

1932 · Detective Guerchard

7.5

Grand Hotel

1932 · Otto Kringelein

6.7

Rasputin and the Empress

1932 · Grigori Rasputin

7.2

Guilty Hands

1931 · Richard Grant

6.7

Mata Hari

1931 · General Serge Shubin

6.5

The Yellow Ticket

1931 · Baron Igor Andreeff

6.7

A Free Soul

1931 · Stephen Ashe

5.6

Free and Easy

1930 · Bedroom Scene

6.1

The Mysterious Island

1929 · Count Andre Dakkar

8.2

Alias Jimmy Valentine

1928 · Doyle

7.9

Sadie Thompson

1928 · Alfred Davidson

5.8

Drums of Love

1928 · Duke Cathos de Alvia

The Lion and the Mouse

1928 · John Ryder

7.3

West of Zanzibar

1928 · Mr. Crane

Body and Soul

1927 · Dr. Leyden

6.9

The Show

1927 · The Greek

5.6

Wife Tamers

1926 · Mr. Barry

5.3

Paris at Midnight

1926 · Vautrin

7.0

The Temptress

1926 · Canterac

6.6

The Bells

1926 · Mathias

6.5

America

1924 · Capt. Walter Butler

6.0

Unseeing Eyes

1923 · Conrad Dean

7.2

The Eternal City

1923 · Baron Bonelli

The Face in the Fog

1922 · Boston Blackie Dawson

5 titles Acting Directing

6.6

Ten Cents a Dance

1931 · Director

7.5

Redemption

1930 · Director

6.2

The Rogue Song

1930 · Director

5.5

The Sea Bat

1930 · Director

5.9

The Unholy Night

1929 · Director

8.8

His Glorious Night

1929 · Director

5.9

Madame X

1929 · Director