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Tom Powers

Highest Rated: 100% The Tall Target (1951)

Lowest Rated: 43% East Side, West Side (1949)

Birthday: Jul 07, 1890

Birthplace: Owensboro, Kentucky, USA

Tom Powers was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Powers's early acting career consisted of roles in various films, such as the comedy "Practically Yours" (1944) with Claudette Colbert, "Double Indemnity" (1944) with Fred MacMurray and "The Chicago Kid" (1945). He also appeared in "The Blue Dahlia" (1946), "Her Adventurous Night" (1946) and the romance "Angel and the Badman" (1947) with John Wayne. His passion for acting continued to his roles in projects like the James Cagney dramatic adaptation "The Time of Your Life" (1948), the Deanna Durbin adaptation "Up in Central Park" (1948) and the Dick Powell western "Station West" (1948). He also appeared in the comedic adaptation "Mexican Hayride" (1948) with Bud Abbott. Film continued to be his passion as he played roles in "Phone Call From a Stranger" (1952) with Shelley Winters, "We're Not Married" (1952) and the Robert Ryan drama "Horizons West" (1952). He also appeared in "The Steel Trap" (1952) and "Scared Stiff" (1953) with Dean Martin. Powers more recently acted in "The Americano" (1955). Powers passed away in November 1955 at the age of 65.

Highest rated movies

The Tall Target
The Farmer's Daughter
The Blue Dahlia
Double Indemnity
Julius Caesar
Scared Stiff
Angel and the Badman
Destination Moon




No Score Yet 17% The Americano Jim Rogers (Character) - 1955
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Marksman Lt. Governor Watson (Character) - 1953
No Score Yet No Score Yet Hannah Lee Sheriff (Character) - 1953
95% 81% Julius Caesar Metellus Cimber (Character) - 1953
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Last Posse Frank White (Character) - 1953
71% 74% Scared Stiff Police Lieutenant (uncredited) (Character) - 1953
No Score Yet 40% Horizons West Frank Tarleton (Character) - 1952
No Score Yet 49% Phone Call From a Stranger Dr. Fernwood (uncredited) (Character) - 1952
No Score Yet 50% Denver & Rio Grande Sloan (Character) - 1952
100% 65% The Tall Target Simon G. Stroud (uncredited) (Character) - 1951
No Score Yet No Score Yet Fighting Coast Guard Adm. Ryan (Character) - 1951
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Strip Detective Lt. Bonnabel (Character) - 1951
No Score Yet 11% Right Cross Tom Balford (Character) - 1950
64% 48% Destination Moon General Thayer (Character) - 1950
No Score Yet 54% The Nevadan Bill Martin (Character) - 1950
43% 73% East Side, West Side Owen Lee (Character) - 1949
No Score Yet No Score Yet Chinatown at Midnight Capt. Howard Brown (Character) - 1949
No Score Yet 58% Mexican Hayride Plainclothesman Ed Mason (Character) - 1948
No Score Yet 40% Up in Central Park Rogan (Character) - 1948
No Score Yet 42% Station West Captain George Iles (Character) - 1948
No Score Yet No Score Yet I Love Trouble Ralph Johnston (Character) - 1947
No Score Yet 76% They Won't Believe Me Trenton (Character) - 1947
71% 67% Angel and the Badman Dr. Mangram (Character) - 1947
100% 77% The Farmer's Daughter Hy Nordick (Character) - 1947
No Score Yet No Score Yet Two Years Before the Mast Bellamer (Character) - 1946
100% 72% The Blue Dahlia Capt. Hendrickson (Character) - 1946
97% 95% Double Indemnity Mr. Dietrichson (Character) - 1944


No Score Yet No Score Yet Climax! Unknown (Character) 1955
No Score Yet No Score Yet Superman Unknown (Guest Star) 1954
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Lone Ranger Unknown (Guest Star) 1951


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