Tag: Lionel Barrymore

TRAILER PARK: Annabelle Creation
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TRAILER PARK: Annabelle Creation

    Devilish dolls with a life of their own have been a staple of the horror film since its earliest days: who could forget Lionel Barrymore and his mannequins from hell in the classic chiller The Devil-Doll (1936), or Chucky, the daddy of all evil play pals, in the […]

Feature, Film Review

It’s A Wonderful Life (1946)

Well, it’s the big day. December 25th. Christmas Day. And what better accompaniment to your full bellies and sense of contentment than another viewing of an all-time classic and one of the best Christmas movies of all time. George Bailey (James Stewart) is about to find himself at the lowest […]

Film Review

Grand Hotel (1932)

One minute in, I knew I was watching something wonderful. It opens with scenes of the characters in phone booths that let us know immediately who they are and what they’re about. No messing around with long set ups, this is a crash course in the lead characters. Phone booths […]