Articles about: Donald Crisp

Donald Crisp with Mary Astor at the 14th Academy Awards
Donald Crisp with Mary Astor at the 14th Academy Awards

Donald Crisp was an actor whose films included Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, How Green Was My Valley (for which he won an Academy Award), The Gay Sisters, and more.

One pilot documented in "The Battle of Midway"

Review: John Ford’s “The Battle of Midway,” Narrated by Donald Crisp

John Ford documents the Japanese defeat at Midway Atoll in this Technicolor short film.
Nancy Coleman and Barbara Stanwyck in "The Gay Sisters"

Review: Irving Rapper’s “The Gay Sisters,” Starring Barbara Stanwyck and George Brent

After “One Foot in Heaven,” “The Gay Sisters” is a step up for director Irving Rapper, but this new Warner Brothers film is still a somewhat dreary melodrama.
Host Bob Hope at the 14th Academy Awards

“Valley” Beats “Kane;” Fontaine Wins Sister Rivalry; and More Moments From the 14th Academy...

Last night’s Academy Awards ceremony saw “How Green Was My Valley” steal the show from “Citizen Kane,” along with more upsets and surprises.
Academy Award winners Gary Cooper, Joan Fontaine, Mary Astor, and Donald Crisp

The 14th Academy Awards Winners

With five wins off of ten nominations, How Green Was My Valley swept the 14th Academy Awards ceremony, as expected, on February 26, 1942.
The stage at the 13th Academy Awards ceremony

The 14th Annual Academy Award Nominees (and Where to Watch Them)

The Academy has announced the nominees for their annual awards ceremony, to take place this year on February 26.
Roddy Mcdowell and Walter Pidgeon in "How Green Was My Valley"

Review: John Ford’s “How Green Was My Valley,” Starring Donald Crisp and Walter Pidgeon

Ford's new film at Fox is based on the acclaimed 1939 Richard Llewellyn novel of the same name.

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