Year: 2011
Run Time: 84 Minutes
Format: HD
Language: English

Synopsis

Barrymore, set in 1942, follows acclaimed American actor John Barrymore, a member of one of Hollywood's most well-known multi-generational theatrical dynasties. No longer a leading bos office star, the film finds Barrymore reckoning with the ravages of his life of excess. He has rented a trand old theatre to rehearse for a backer's audition to raise money for a revival of his 1920 Broadway triumph in Richard III. This leads him to reflect on the highs and lows of his stunning career and remarkable life. Directed and adapted for the screen by Erik Canuel (Bon Cop, Bad Cop) Barrymore stars Academy Award Nominee Christopher Plummer (The Sound of Music, 12 Monkeys, The Insider, A Beautiful Mind) in the tour do  force film performance of his career. 

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Christopher Plummer

Details

Year: 2011
Run Time: 84 Minutes
Format: HD
Language: English