Kirk Douglas

9 Dec 1916

Actor, Director, Producer

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."

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Filmography (73 titles)

Genre: Crime
Role: Actor (as Jim Kovalski)
(movie, 2004)
···Illusion
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Donald Baines)
(movie, 2003)
···It Runs in the Family
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Mitchell Gromberg)
(movie, 1999)
···Diamonds
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Harry Agensky)
(movie, 1994)
···Greedy
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Uncle Joe McTeague)
(movie, 1994)
···Take Me Home Again
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Ed Reece)
(movie, 1992)
···The Secret
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Grandpa Mike Dunmore)
(movie, 1991)
···Oscar
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller, Family
Role: Actor (as Eduardo Provolone)
(movie, 1988)
···Inherit the Wind
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Matthew Harrison Brady)
(movie, 1986)
···Tough Guys
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Archie Long)
(movie, 1985)
···Amos
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Amos Lasher)
(movie, 1984)
···Draw!
Genre: Comedy, Western
Role: Actor (as Harry H. Holland aka Handsome Harry Holland)
(movie, 1983)
···Eddie Macon's Run
Genre: Action, Drama, Crime
Role: Actor (as Carl 'Buster' Marzack)
(movie, 1982)
···The Man from Snowy River
Genre: Action, Drama, Western, Romance, Foreign
Role: Actor (as Harrison · Spur)
(movie, 1982)
···Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Role: Actor (as (in "I Walk Alone") (archive footage))
(movie, 1982)
···Remembrance of Love
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Joe Rabin)
(movie, 1980)
···The Final Countdown
Genre: Action, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Capt. Matthew Yelland)
(movie, 1980)
···Saturn 3
Genre: Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Adam)
(movie, 1979)
···The Villain
Genre: Comedy, Western
Role: Actor (as Cactus Jack)
(movie, 1978)
···The Fury
Genre: Drama, Horror, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Peter Sandza)
(movie, 1977)
···Holocaust 2000
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Robert Caine)
(mini-series, 1976)
···Arthur Hailey's the Moneychangers
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Alex Vandervoort)
(movie, 1976)
···Victory at Entebbe
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Hershel Vilnofsky)
(movie, 1975)
···Once Is Not Enough
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Mike Wayne)
(movie, 1975)
···Posse
Genre: Western
Role: Actor, Director
(movie, 1974)
···Mousey
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as George Anderson)
(movie, 1973)
···Scalawag
Genre: Adventure, Western
Role: Actor, Director
Genre: Musical
Role: Actor (as The Indian Fighter)
(movie, 1972)
···Un uomo da rispettare
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, History
Role: Actor (as Steve Wallace)
(movie, 1971)
···A Gunfight
Genre: Western
Role: Actor (as Will Tenneray)
Genre: Adventure
Role: Actor (as Will Denton)
(movie, 1971)
···To Catch a Spy
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Andrej)
(movie, 1970)
···There Was a Crooked Man...
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Western
Role: Actor (as Paris Pitman, Jr.)
(movie, 1968)
···A Lovely Way to Die
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Jim Schuyler)
(movie, 1967)
···The War Wagon
Genre: Western
Role: Actor (as Lomax)
(movie, 1967)
···The Way West
Genre: Adventure, Western
Role: Actor (as Sen. William J. Tadlock)
(movie, 1966)
···Paris brûle-t-il?
Genre: Drama, History
Role: Actor (as General Patton)
(movie, 1966)
···Cast a Giant Shadow
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Role: Actor (as Col. David 'Mickey' Marcus)
(movie, 1965)
···The Heroes of Telemark
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Foreign
Role: Actor (as Dr. Rolf Pedersen)
(movie, 1965)
···In Harm's Way
Genre: Drama, War
Role: Actor (as Commander Paul Eddington)
(movie, 1964)
···Seven Days in May
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Col. Martin 'Jiggs' Casey)
(movie, 1963)
···For Love or Money
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Donald Kenneth 'Deke' Gentry)
(movie, 1963)
···The Hook
Genre: Drama, War
Role: Actor (as Sgt. P.J. Briscoe)
(movie, 1962)
···Lonely Are the Brave
Genre: Drama, Western
Role: Actor (as John W. "Jack" Burns)
(movie, 1961)
···The Last Sunset
Genre: Action, Western
Role: Actor (as Brendan 'Bren' O'Malley)
(movie, 1961)
···Town Without Pity
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Maj. Steve Garrett)
(movie, 1960)
···Spartacus
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Adventure
Role: Actor, Producer
(movie, 1960)
···Strangers When We Meet
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Larry Coe)
(movie, 1959)
···Last Train from Gun Hill
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Western
Role: Actor (as Marshal Matt Morgan)
(movie, 1959)
···The Devil's Disciple
Genre: Comedy, History, Romance, War
Role: Actor (as Richard Dudgeon)
(movie, 1958)
···The Vikings
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, Romance
Role: Actor (as Einar)
(movie, 1957)
···Paths of Glory
Genre: Drama, War
Role: Actor, Producer
(movie, 1957)
···Gunfight at the O.K. Corral
Genre: Action, Western
Role: Actor (as Dr. John 'Doc' Holliday)
(movie, 1956)
···Lust for Life
Genre: Biography, Drama
Role: Actor (as Vincent Van Gogh)
(movie, 1955)
···The Racers
Genre: Drama, Sport
Role: Actor (as Gino Borgesa)
(movie, 1954)
···20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Science Fiction, Family
Role: Actor (as Ned Land)
(movie, 1954)
···20000 Leagues Under the Sea
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Ned Land)
(movie, 1953)
···The Juggler
Genre: Drama, War
Role: Actor (as Hans Muller)
(movie, 1953)
···The Story of Three Loves
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Role: Actor (as Pierre Narval (segment "Equilibrium"))
(movie, 1953)
···Un acte d'amour
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Role: Actor (as Robert Teller)
(movie, 1952)
···The Bad and the Beautiful
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Jonathan Shields)
(movie, 1952)
···The Big Trees
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Role: Actor (as Jim Fallon)
(movie, 1952)
···The Big Sky
Genre: Drama, Western
Role: Actor (as Jim Deakins)
(movie, 1951)
···Ace in the Hole
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Chuck Tatum)
(movie, 1951)
···Along the Great Divide
Genre: Adventure, Romance, Western
Role: Actor (as Marshal Len Merrick)
(movie, 1951)
···Detective Story
Genre: Crime, Drama, Film-Noir
Role: Actor (as Det. James McLeod)
(movie, 1950)
···Young Man with a Horn
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Role: Actor (as Rick Martin)
(movie, 1950)
···The Glass Menagerie
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Jim O'Connor)
(movie, 1949)
···A Letter to Three Wives
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as George Phipps)
(movie, 1948)
···I Walk Alone
Genre: Crime, Drama, Film-Noir
Role: Actor (as Noll 'Dink' Turner)
(movie, 1948)
···My Dear Secretary
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Owen Waterbury)
(movie, 1947)
···Out of the Past
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Whit Sterling)
Genre: Drama, Film-Noir
Role: Actor (as Walter O'Neil)