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William Powell : the life and films

Author: Roger Bryant
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The focus of this book is Powell's work in more than 90 films, from the silent era to the age of CinemaScope, woven into the dramatic and story of the actor's life. The book then details his early years in talkies, his work at Warner Bros., which turned him into a leading man."--Provided by publisher.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Bryant, Roger, 1961-
William Powell.
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, ©2006
(OCoLC)607754248
Online version:
Bryant, Roger, 1961-
William Powell.
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, ©2006
(OCoLC)608971717
Named Person: William Powell; William Powell; William Powell; William Powell, Schauspieler.
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Roger Bryant
ISBN: 0786426020 9780786426027
OCLC Number: 70174954
Description: vii, 215 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Responsibility: Roger Bryant.
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Actor William Powell is perhaps best known for his roles as charming Nick in "The Thin Man" films and blustery Clarence Day in "Life with Father". This book focuses Powell's work in more than 90  Read more...

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