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Tyrone Power had it all, but he wanted more
Tyrone Power had it all, but he wanted more

Tyrone Power was just 22 when he became the toast of Hollywood after his breakout performance in the 1936 historical epic "Lloyd's of London." Power possessed preternaturally good looks and charm to spare; women wanted to marry him, and men wanted to be his good friend. Within six months of the premiere of "Lloyd's of London," the matinee idol had put his hands and feet in the concrete at Grauman's Chinese Theatre. By 1939, he was the second-biggest male box office star after Mickey Rooney. Two of his films — the classic western "Jesse James" and the melodrama "The Rains Came" — were among the top four box office hits...

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