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AMERICAN ANARCHIST (2016) review

written by: Charlie Siskel
produced by: Charlie Siskel
directed by: Charlie Siskel
rated: Unrated
runtime: 80 min.
U.S. release date: October 15, 2016 (Chicago International Film Festival) and March 24, 2017 (limited) 712 more words

Under the Red Robe (1923)


I hadn’t expected to write much more than a synopsis of Under the Red Robe – as you can see William Powell is billed 10th so his must’ve been quite a minor part. 292 more words

1920s

Manhattan Melodrama

Manhattan Melodrama, 1934, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. Starring Clark Gable, William Powell, Myrna Loy. Directed by W. S. Van Dyke. B&W, 90 minutes.

Boyhood friends Blackie Gallagher (Clark Gable) and Jim Wade (William Powell) survive a disaster as children when the ship they are on catches on fire and sinks, killing many on board, including their parents. 606 more words

Classic Films

AMERICAN ANARCHIST (2017, doc)

 Greetings again from the darkness. If only the young had a monopoly on ignorance and poor judgment. As William Powell’s wife states during this film, all adolescents do dumb things, but they don’t all write it down and publish it. 444 more words

Documentary

William Powell, ‘Anarchist Cookbook’ Writer, Dies at 66

The author was an angry teenager when he began research on the book, which outlined weapon use, bomb-building techniques and drug manufacturing.

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William Powell, ‘Anarchist Cookbook’ Writer, Dies at 66

The author was an angry teenager when he began research on the book, which outlined weapon use, bomb-building techniques and drug manufacturing.

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March 21, 1867: On a Show Boat to Broadway

“Curtain! Fast music! Light! Ready for the last finale! Great! The show looks good, the show looks good!”

American Broadway impresario, Florenz “Flo” Ziegfeld, Jr. was born March 21, 1867 (died July 22, … 249 more words

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