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William A Drake

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Name  William Drake

Role  Screenwriter
Died  October 28, 1965, Los Angeles, California, United States
Books  Contemporary European writers
Movies  Grand Hotel, The Adventures of Sherlo, Goldie Gets Along, Strange Justice, Hat - Coat and Glove
Similar People  Vicki Baum, Edmund Goulding, Bela Balazs, Alfred L Werker, Malcolm St Clair

William A. Drake (December 9, 1899 – October 28, 1965), was an American screenwriter. He wrote 7 films between 1932 and 1939. His best-known work is the 1932 film Grand Hotel, which won the Academy Award for Best Picture.

He was born William Absalom Drake in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, United States and died in Los Angeles, California.


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