On Borrowed Time
Broadcast: April 1, 1946
Added: Apr 17 2011
Paul Osborn’s play On Borrowed Time was on Broadway in 1938 and was one of the best plays of the season.
Lionel Barrymore recreates his 1939 Metro Goldwyn Meyer film role as Julian Northrup the loving gramps who just pretends to be a cross patch who has to fend off death in the form of Mr Brinks so that he can care for his orphaned grandson Pud.