So, if Angie Dickinson were a critic doing a review of her life so far, what would you say? Well, it's not exactly luck that's had Dickinson turning heads during a film and TV career that's doubled as a half-century-long master class in the art of seduction. She admitted to correspondent Mo Rocca that she enjoyed being a sex symbol very much but "I wouldn't want to be known only as a sex symbol. I wanted to be known as an actress, equally or, even more so. Like Marilyn Monroe.
Sign up to receive features as they are published, including up-to-date movie recommendations and notifications about what to watch. Bob plays a tough Sheriff who must clean up yet another dirty town. Several short scenes feature dance hall girls at the local saloon. Guess who I spotted in the chorus line? A young, gorgeous, uncredited Angie Dickinson.
This is a scene out of an Angie Dickinson movie, but this is no movie. If this were Police Woman, she might pull a badge out of her bra and make an arrest. If this were Dressed to Kill, she might take the mystery man home. But since this is Beverly Hills, she only eyes him cautiously in her peripheral vision. The point is, men still follow Angie Dickinson.