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What does TBWS stand for?

TBWS stands for The Barretts of Wimpole Street (movie)

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The only thing I didn't like about The Barretts Of Wimpole Street was the play.
Initially he made his name in Britain and Hollywood in costume pictures, frequently playing bullies, villains, megalomaniacs - Nero in DeMille's The Sign of the Cross (1932), HG Wells's insane Dr Moreau in Island of Lost Souls (1932), the insensitive father in The Barretts of Wimpole Street (1934), the sadistic Captain Bligh in Mutiny on the Bounty (1935), and the title role in Korda's The Private Life of Henry VIII (1933), appearing opposite his wife Elsa Lanchester (who played Anne of Cleves) and he then became the first actor to win an Oscar in a British movie.
12) By the 1950s she was represented in anthologies, literary histories, and scholarly studies almost entirely by Sonnets flom the Portuguese (1850), approached within the sentimentalized context of a mythic love story epitomized in Rudoph Besier's play The Barretts of Wimpole Street, first produced in 1930 and subsequently translated into a Hollywood screen version (1934) viewed by millions.