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William Absalom Drake (1899–1965)

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 1950 Twelve Thousand (TV Movie) (translation - as William A. Drake)
 1939 The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (screenplay - as William Drake)
 1939 Stanley and Livingstone (treatment contributor - uncredited)
 1939 The Three Musketeers (screenplay - as William A. Drake)
 1934 Marie Galante (contributor to screenplay construction - uncredited)
 1934 Hat, Coat, and Glove (play "English translation "A Hat, a Coat, a Glove"" - uncredited)
 1933 Goldie Gets Along (screenplay - as William A. Drake)
 1932 Strange Justice (story and screen play - as William A. Drake)
 1932/I Grand Hotel (adaptation - uncredited) / (play "America" version by - as William A. Drake)

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12,000 (1928). Written by Bruno Frank. Book adapted by William Absalom Drake. Directed by Basil Sydney. Garrick Theatre: 12 Mar 1928- Jul 1928 (closing date unknown/64 performances). Cast: Charles Croker-King (as "His Serene Highness, the Prince of_____"), Mary Ellis (as "The Baroness of Spangenburg"), Lumsden Hare (as "A ... See more »

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William A. Drake | William Drake

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