William Powell (1892 - 1984)


Articles on William Powell



Articles with photographs of William Powell
Books on William Powell
Roger Bryant
William Powell, The Life and Films
Jefferson, NC, 2006

Joe Morella & Edward Z. Epstein
Gable & Lombard & Powell & Harlow
London, 1976
Books with substantial mentioning of William Powell
Jeanine Basinger
The Star Machine
, 2007

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

John Dileo
100 Great Film Performances You Should Remember - but probably don't
New York, 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

Ronald L. Smith
Who's Who in Comedy, Comedians, Comics and Clowns From Vaudeville to Today's Stand-ups
New York, Oxford, 1992

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

James Robert Parish and Ronald L. Bowers
The MGM Stock Company, The Golden Era
New Rochelle, N.Y., 1974

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

Cedric Osmond Bermingham (editor)
Stars of the Screen 1931, A volume of biographies of contemporary actors and actresses engaged in photoplay throughout the world
London, [1931]
Books with an entry on William Powell
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

Martin J. Quigley (ed.)
The Motion Picture Almanac, Big Stars in Big Pictures
Chicago, Ill., 1929
Books with photograph(s) of William Powell
John Richard Finch and Paul Elby
Close-Ups, From the Golden Age of the Silent Cinema
South Brunswick and New York - London, 1978
Articles on William Powell
Staton Rabin, Remembering William Powell, in: Films in Review, vol. 33, 1982 pp. 459-463
Joseph Hurley, Nora on Nick, Myrna Loy Talks About Her Co-Star, in: Films in Review, vol. 33, 1982 pp. 464-469
Author:Staton Rabin
Title:Remembering William Powell
in:
Magazine:Films in Review
Volume:33
Year:1936
Pp:459-463
Illustrations:  yes
Related person:   William Powell
Author:Joseph Hurley
Title:Nora on Nick, Myrna Loy Talks About Her Co-Star
in:
Magazine:Films in Review
Volume:33
Year:1982
Pp:464-469
Illustrations:  yes
Related person:   William Powell
Interview with: Myrna Loy




William Powell
* July 29, 1892 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
 as William Horatio Powell
 March 5, 1984 Palm Springs, California, USA

American actor



Films

1955

Mister Roberts

1953

How to Marry a Millionaire
The Girl Who Had Everything

1951

It's a Big Country: An American Anthology

1949

Take One False Step

1948

Mr. Peabody and the Mermaid

1947

Life with Father
The Senator Was Indiscreet
Song of the Thin Man

1946

The Hoodlum Saint

1945

The Thin Man Goes Home
Ziegfeld Follies

1944

The Heavenly Body

1943

The Youngest Profession

1942

Crossroads

1941

Love Crazy
Shadow of the Thin Man

1940

I Love You Again

1939

Another Thin Man

1938

The Baroness and the Butler

1937

Double Wedding
The Last of Mrs. Cheyney
The Emperor's Candlesticks

1936

After the Thin Man
The Great Ziegfeld
Libeled Lady
My Man Godfrey
The Ex-Mrs. Bradford

1935

Reckless
Escapade
Star of Midnight
Rendezvous

1934

Evelyn Prentice
Manhattan Melodrama
The Thin Man
The Key
Fashions of 1934

1933

The Kennel Murder Case
Private Detective 62

1932

One Way Passage
Lawyer Man
Jewel Robbery

1931

Ladies' Man
Man of the World
The Road to Singapore

1930

Paramount on Parade
The Benson Murder Case
For the Defense
Shadow of the Law
Street of Chance
Behind the Make-Up

1929

The Canary Murder Case
The Greene Murder Case
The Four Feathers
Pointed Heels

1928

Beau Sabreur
Feel My Pulse
The Last Command
Partners in Crime
The Dragnet
Forgotten Faces
Interference

1927

Nevada
Paid to Love
Special Delivery
Time to Love
She's a Sheik

1926

Aloma of the South Seas
The Great Gatsby
Beau Geste

1925

Too Many Kisses

1924

Romola

1923

The Bright Shawl

1922

Sherlock Holmes
When Knighthood Was in Flower


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