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The Dick Powell Story

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Traces the career of Dick Powell from his film debut in 1932 as a popular crooner appearing in numerous musicals to his transition to dramatic roles (Philip Marlowe in Murder My Sweet) and hardboiled roles (Johnny O'Clock, Cry Danger, etc.).
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Published November 1st 1992 by Riverwood Press
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Samantha Glasser
Dick Powell is an incredibly underrated performer, and this book shows what a talented man he was. His diverse career choices included radio, film, television, and music recording which spanned from the 1920s until his death in 1963. This book features write-ups on his life and the various career paths he took including a full filmography section and a listing of each of his recordings. However, it serves best as a reference book because of its small but succinct biography.
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