Twentieth Century

another style of original poster for Twentieth Century (1934)

Twentieth Century

John Barrymore as theater director Oscar Jaffe in a screencap from Twentieth Century (1934)

Twentieth Century

John Barrymore as stage director Oscar Jaffe in a screencap from Twentieth Century (1934).  He was “The Great Profile” and one of the biggest stars of the silent era, but this is his only worthy starring role in a talking picture.  His only other good talkies are Grand Hotel and Midnight, neither of which he receives top billing.

Twentieth Century

Carole Lombard and John Barrymore in a screencap from Twentieth Century (1934)

Twentieth Century

Carole Lombard and John Barrymore in a screencap from Twentieth Century (1934)

Twentieth Century

Carole Lombard in a publicity still for Twentieth Century (1934)

Twentieth Century

John Barrymore and Carole Lombard in a screencap from Twentieth Century (1934)

Twentieth Century

Carole Lombard and John Barrymore in a screencap from Twentieth Century (1934)

Twentieth Century

John Barrymore and Carole Lombard in a screencap from Twentieth Century (1934)

Twentieth Century

John Barrymore as Oscar Joffe in a screencap from Twentieth Century (1934)

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Lily Garland develops a case of divaitis spending so much time with Oscar Jaffe in Twentieth Century (1934)

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Oscar Jaffe directs Mildred Plotka on the stage in a screencap from Twentieth Century (1934)

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Walter Connolly and Roscoe Karns in a screencap from Twentieth Century (1934)

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Roscoe Karns and Walter Connolly in a publicity still for Twentieth Century (1934)

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Walter Connolly. Charles Lane and Roscoe Karns are all in John Barrymore’s orbit in Twentieth Century (1934)