Wednesday, February 5, 2020
Kirk Douglas Merges With The Infinite
Kirk Douglas, Hollywood legend, has passed at 103.
As a kid, I knew him from 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea. And, of course, Tough Guys.
Spartacus, The Strange Love of Martha Ivers, Out of the Past, and countless, countless other films, Douglas created innumerable memorable roles - Douglas earned his place in cinema history over and over.
He'll be eulogized and memorialized, and as one of the last of a bygone era (Olivia De Havilland predates him and is still alive) he was one of the last of the era that Hollywood still tries to cling to.