Dick Powell
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Dick Powell
*November 14, 1904 Mountain View, Arkansas, USA
as Richard Ewing Powell
January 2, 1963 West Los Angeles, California, USA

American singer, actor, producer, director and studio boss.

Films

1995

The Celluloid Closet

1982

Inside the Third Reich

1965

The Love Goddesses

1962

Two Weeks in Another Town

1958

The Hunters

1957

The Enemy Below

1956

You Can't Run Away From It
The Conqueror

1953

Split Second

1952

The Bad and the Beautiful

1951

Cry Danger
You Never Can Tell
The Tall Target

1950

Right Cross

1948

Pitfall
To the Ends of the Earth
Station West
Rogues' Regiment

1947

Johnny O'Clock

1945

Cornered

1944

It Happened Tomorrow
Murder, My Sweet
Meet the People

1943

True to Life
Riding High
Show-Business at War

1942

Star-Spangled Rhythm

1941

In the Navy

1940

Christmas in July

1939

Going Places
Hollywood Hobbies
Naughty but Nice

1938

Cowboy from Brooklyn
Hard to Get
Hollywood Hotel

1937

The Singing Marine
Varsity Show
On the Avenue

1936

Gold Diggers of 1937
Colleen
Hearts Divided

1935

A Dream Comes True
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Gold Diggers of 1935
Page Miss Glory
Broadway Gondolier
Shipmates Forever
Thanks a Million

1934

Flirtation Walk
Wonder Bar
Dames
Twenty Million Sweethearts

1933

42nd Street
Footlight Parade
Hollywood on Parade No. 9
The King's Vacation
Gold Diggers of 1933
College Coach

1932

Big City Blues
Too Busy to Work


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Books with substantial mentioning of Dick Powell
Geoff Mayer and Brian McDonnell
Encyclopedia of Film Noir
Westport, Connecticut/London, 2007

Karen Burroughs Hannsberry
Bad Boys, The Actors of Film Noir
Jefferson, NC and London, 2003

Mick LaSalle
Dangerous Men, Pre-Code Hollywood and the Birth of the Modern Man
, 2002

Tom Pendergast, Sara Pendergast (eds.)
International Dictionary of Films and Filmmakers, 3. Actors and Actresses
Detroit/New York/San Francisco/London/Boston/Woodbridge, CT, 2000

James Robert Parish & Michael R. Pitts
Hollywood Songsters, A Biographical Dictionary
New York & London, 1991

Robert A. Nowlan and Gwendolyn Wright Nowlan
Movie Characters of Leading Performers of the Sound Era
Chicago and London, 1990

James Robert Parish
Hollywood's Great Love Teams
New Rochelle, N.Y., 1974

Ray Stuart (ed.)
Immortals of the Screen
New York, 1965
Books with an entry on Dick Powell
Douglas Brode
Shooting stars of the small screen, Encyclopedia of TV Western actors, 1946-present
Austin, 2009

David Thomson
The New Biographical Dictionary of Film
New York, 2003

Paul Michael, editor in chief. James Robert Parish, associate editor
The American movies reference book, The sound era
Englewood Cliffs, N.J.,, 1969