Who Won the 1954
Academy Awards Best Actor

William Holden

("Stalag 17")

1953 Academy Awards Best Actor Winner
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Dramatic Irony and Character Deaths

Film School Rejects
The man is Hollywood screenwriter Joe Gillis (William Holden), and his voiceover narration reveals that he is the man floating in the pool. Wilder's film is bitingly clever from the start, with the dead man narrating the story, detailing the six months ...

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Columnist for a Day: Summer lakes and dreams of youth

Mail Tribune
Only a few blocks from the salon, the radio's lake segment was closing with the instrumental song “Moonglow” from the dance scene in “Picnic,” where actors William Holden and Kim Novak danced and swayed romantically on a wooden platform at a lake.

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What's on TV: Sunday, August 27

The Canberra Times
So, watch instead John Ford's The Horse Soldiers, where Union Colonel John Marlowe (John Wayne) is sent on a raid behind Confederate lines. Unimpressed with Marlowe is regimental surgeon Major Henry Kendall (William Holden); their clashes represent ...

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HINGHAM'S YESTERDAYS: Company K boys in tip-top shape

Wicked Local Hingham
LORING HALL: “The Fleets In” with Dorothy Lamour, William Holden and Eddie Bracken. Also, “The Lady has Plans” with Ray Milland, Paulette Goddard and Roland Young. TWO YANKS AT TRINIDAD: Dick Saulnier, USNAS, writes that when he was going ...

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