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Counsellor at Law (1933)

John Barrymore delivers a powerhouse performance in this pre-Code drama as a Jewish attorney with humble beginnings, whose life is shaken up by his wife’s infidelity and a scandal that threatens his career.

The film will be preceded by the presentation of the 3rd annual Robert Osborne Award to film critic and historian Leonard Maltin. Nitrate print courtesy of the UCLA Film and Television Archive.