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Kirk Douglas

Kirk Douglas (December 9, 1916) is an American stage and film actor, film producer and author. His popular films include Champion (1949), Ace in the Hole (1951), The Bad and the Beautiful (1952), Lust for Life (1956), Paths of Glory (1957), Gunfight at the O.K. Corral (1957) Spartacus (1960), and Lonely Are the Brave (1962). He is #17 on the American Film Institute's list of the greatest male American screen legends of all time. In 1996, he received the Academy Honorary Award "for 50 years as a creative and moral force in the motion picture community." Description above from the Wikipedia article Kirk Douglas, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Dec 9, 1916 In Amsterdam, New York, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
115
First Appeared:
In the movie Bienvenido a Veraz
Latest Project:
Movie Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping 2016-06-03
Known For
Poster of Kirk Douglas: Before I Forget
Poster of The Secret
Poster of The Simpsons
Poster of The Juggler
Filmography

Bienvenido a Veraz (2018)

Drama
Movie
as Quentin

Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping (2016)

Comedy Music
Movie
as The Roots
6.6 266 votes

Stanley Kubrick in Focus (2012)

Documentary
Movie
4 1 votes

Cameraman: The Life and Work of Jack Cardiff (2010)

Documentary
Movie
as Himself - Interviewee
7.4 9 votes

Kirk Douglas: Before I Forget (2009)

Documentary
Movie
as Himself

Empire State Building Murders (2008)

Mystery
Movie
as Jim Kovalski

Trumbo (2007)

Documentary
Movie
as Himself / Interviewee
7.5 6 votes

A Father ... A Son ... Once Upon A Time In Hollywood (2005)

Documentary
Movie
as Himself
6 1 votes

Illusion (2004)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Donald Baines
7.7 3 votes

It Runs in the Family (2003)

Comedy Drama Family
Movie
as Mitchell Gromberg
4.6 7 votes

FBI contre Hollywood (2001)

Documentary
Movie

Diamonds (1999)

Comedy Drama Mystery
Movie
as Harry Agensky
4.6 6 votes

The View (1997)

Talk
Series
as Unknown
2.7 15 votes

Clive Anderson All Talk (1996)

Series
as Unknown

Greedy (1994)

Comedy
Movie
as Uncle Joe McTeague
5.8 50 votes

The Lies Boys Tell (1994)

Movie
as Ed Reese

Touched by an Angel (1994)

Sci-Fi & Fantasy Drama Family
Series
as Unknown
5.2 17 votes

Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993)

Talk
Series
as Unknown
7 33 votes

Two-Fisted Tales (1992)

Western TV Movie War
Movie
as General Calthrop

The Secret (1992)

Drama
Movie
as Grandpa Mike Dunmore

Oscar (1991)

Action Comedy Thriller Family
Movie
as Eduardo Provolone
6.1 115 votes

Tales from the Crypt (1989)

Comedy Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Series
as Unknown
7.6 67 votes

The Simpsons (1989)

Animation Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.1 844 votes

Cinema Paradiso (1988)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Ulysses (archive footage) (uncredited)
8.1 669 votes

Inherit the Wind (1988)

Drama TV Movie
Movie
as Matthew Harrison Brady
8.3 3 votes

Tough Guys (1986)

Comedy Crime
Movie
as Archie Long
5.6 31 votes

Amos (1985)

TV Movie Drama
Movie
as Amos Lasher
10 2 votes

Draw! (1984)

Movie
as Harry H. Holland aka Handsome Harry Holland
6.5 2 votes

Eddie Macon's Run (1983)

Drama Action Thriller Crime
Movie
as Carl 'Buster' Marzack
5.1 7 votes

Live with Regis and Kathie Lee (1983)

Series
as Unknown
4.9 4 votes

Remembrance Of Love (1982)

TV Movie Drama
Movie
as Joe Rabin

The Man from Snowy River (1982)

Family Drama Action Western Romance
Movie
as Harrison / Spur
6.7 33 votes

Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid (1982)

Comedy Mystery Romance
Movie
as (in "I Walk Alone") (archive footage)
6.5 85 votes

The Final Countdown (1980)

Action Science Fiction
Movie
as Capt. Matthew Yelland
6 100 votes

Home Movies (1980)

Comedy
Movie
as Dr. Tuttle
4.6 5 votes

Saturn 3 (1980)

Science Fiction Thriller
Movie
as Adam
5.2 54 votes

The Villain (1979)

Comedy Western
Movie
as Cactus Jack
5.9 30 votes

The Kennedy Center Honors (1978)

Series
as Unknown

The Fury (1978)

Drama Horror Science Fiction Thriller
Movie
as Peter Sandza
6.1 59 votes

Holocaust 2000 (1977)

Science Fiction Drama Horror Foreign
Movie
as Robert Caine
5.2 7 votes

Victory at Entebbe (1976)

Action Drama History
Movie
as Herschel Vilnofsky
2 2 votes

The Moneychangers (1976)

Drama TV Movie
Movie
as Alex Vandervoort

Posse (1975)

Western
Movie
as Howard Nightingale
4.9 8 votes

Once Is Not Enough (1975)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Mike Wayne
6.7 3 votes

Saturday Night Live (1975)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
6.3 92 votes

Mousey (1974)

Action Drama
Movie
as George Anderson

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1973)

Science Fiction Horror
Movie
as Dr. Jekyll / Mr. Hyde

Scalawag (1973)

Adventure Western
Movie
as Peg
5 1 votes

The American Film Institute Salute to ... (1973)

Series
as Unknown

The Special London Bridge Special (1972)

TV Movie Comedy
Movie
as The Indian Fighter

The Master Touch (1972)

Thriller Foreign
Movie
as Steve Wallace
6 4 votes

The Light at the Edge of the World (1971)

Adventure
Movie
as Will Denton
6.5 5 votes

To Catch a Spy (1971)

Movie
as Andrej
8 2 votes

A Gunfight (1971)

Western
Movie
as Will Tenneray
5.1 6 votes

There Was a Crooked Man... (1970)

Western
Movie
as Paris Pitman, Jr.
6.9 18 votes

The Arrangement (1969)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Eddie Anderson
3.7 9 votes

The Johnny Cash Show (1969)

Talk
Series
as Unknown
4 1 votes

Rowan & Martin At the Movies (1968)

Documentary Comedy
Movie
as Himself

A Lovely Way to Die (1968)

Mystery Crime Drama
Movie
as Jim Schuyler
7 1 votes

The Brotherhood (1968)

Action Crime Drama Thriller
Movie
as Frank Ginetta
5.4 5 votes

Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In (1968)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7 9 votes

The Way West (1967)

Action Adventure Drama Western
Movie
as Sen. William J. Tadlock
5.5 13 votes

The War Wagon (1967)

Western
Movie
as Lomax
6.5 29 votes

Cast a Giant Shadow (1966)

War Action Drama History
Movie
as Col. David 'Mickey' Marcus
5.9 6 votes

Is Paris Burning? (1966)

War Drama History
Movie
as General Patton
7.2 19 votes

In Harm's Way (1965)

War Drama
Movie
as Commander Paul Eddington, Jr.
6.5 21 votes

The Heroes of Telemark (1965)

War Action Drama History
Movie
as Dr. Rolf Pedersen
5.8 24 votes

Seven Days in May (1964)

Action Drama Thriller
Movie
as Col. Martin 'Jiggs' Casey
6.8 38 votes

The Hook (1963)

War
Movie
as Sgt. P.J. Briscoe
6.5 1 votes

Hollywood Without Make-Up (1963)

Documentary
Movie
as himself

For Love or Money (1963)

Movie
as Donald Kenneth "Deke" Gentry

The List of Adrian Messenger (1963)

Crime Mystery
Movie
as George Brougham / Vicar Atlee / Mr. Pythian / Arthur Henderson
6.6 14 votes

Lonely Are the Brave (1962)

Drama Western
Movie
as John W. "Jack" Burns
7.3 23 votes

The Lucy Show (1962)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
6.8 9 votes

Two Weeks in Another Town (1962)

Drama
Movie
as Jack Andrus
5.4 9 votes

Town Without Pity (1961)

Drama
Movie
as Major Garrett
6.3 4 votes

The Last Sunset (1961)

Action Western
Movie
as Brendan 'Bren' O'Malley
6.5 12 votes

Spartacus (1960)

Action Drama History
Movie
as Spartacus
7.2 386 votes

Strangers When We Meet (1960)

Romance
Movie
as Larry Coe
2.3 4 votes

Last Train from Gun Hill (1959)

Action Drama Western
Movie
as Marshal Matt Morgan
7 28 votes

The Devil's Disciple (1959)

Drama War Comedy History
Movie
7.4 7 votes

The Vikings (1958)

Action Adventure Drama History Romance
Movie
as Einar
6.6 45 votes

Gunfight at the O.K. Corral (1957)

Action Western
Movie
as Dr. John 'Doc' Holliday
6.9 51 votes

Top Secret Affair (1957)

Comedy
Movie
as Maj. Gen. Melville A. Goodwin
6 1 votes

Paths of Glory (1957)

Drama War
Movie
as Col. Dax
8.1 440 votes

Lust for Life (1956)

Drama
Movie
as Vincent Van Gogh
7.1 37 votes

The Steve Allen Show (1956)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown

The Racers (1955)

Movie
as Gino Borgesa

The Indian Fighter (1955)

Action Adventure Drama Western
Movie
as Johnny Hawks
4.9 8 votes

Man Without a Star (1955)

Western
Movie
as Dempsey Rae
6.4 13 votes

20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1954)

Adventure Drama Science Fiction
Movie
as Ned Land
6.8 135 votes

Ulysses (1954)

Adventure
Movie
as Ulysses
6.5 24 votes

The Story of Three Loves (1953)

Romance
Movie
as Pierre Narval
5 1 votes

The Academy Awards (1953)

Series
as Unknown
6.7 10 votes

The Juggler (1953)

Drama War
Movie
as Hans Muller
7 2 votes

Act of Love (1953)

Drama War Romance
Movie
as Robert Teller
8 1 votes

The Big Trees (1952)

Romance Western
Movie
as Jim Fallon
5.2 7 votes

This Is Your Life (1952)

Documentary Reality
Series
as Unknown
7.7 3 votes

The Bad and the Beautiful (1952)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Jonathan Shields
7.3 39 votes

The Big Sky (1952)

Western
Movie
as Jim Deakins
5.3 9 votes

Along the Great Divide (1951)

Western Adventure Romance
Movie
as Marshal Len Merrick
7 5 votes

Ace in the Hole (1951)

Drama
Movie
as Chuck Tatum
7.9 102 votes

Detective Story (1951)

Crime Drama
Movie
as Det. James 'Jim' McLeod
6.5 20 votes

Young Man with a Horn (1950)

Drama Music Romance
Movie
as Rick Martin
4.4 6 votes

The Colgate Comedy Hour (1950)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
5 2 votes

The Glass Menagerie (1950)

Drama
Movie
as Jim O'Connor
6.7 3 votes

My Dear Secretary (1949)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Owen Waterbury
7 3 votes

Champion (1949)

Drama
Movie
as Michael 'Midge' Kelly
6.1 19 votes

A Letter to Three Wives (1949)

Drama Romance
Movie
as George Phipps
6.7 24 votes

I Walk Alone (1948)

Drama Action Thriller
Movie
as Noll 'Dink' Turner
6.3 9 votes

The Walls of Jericho (1948)

Movie
as Tucker Wedge
7.8 2 votes

The Ed Sullivan Show (1948)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
6.6 7 votes

Out of the Past (1947)

Drama Mystery Thriller
Movie
as Whit Sterling
7.7 89 votes

Mourning Becomes Electra (1947)

Drama
Movie
as Peter Niles
6.7 3 votes

The Strange Love of Martha Ivers (1946)

Drama
Movie
as Walter O'Neil
6.8 21 votes