Remembering Kirk Douglas: A Film Icon

Kirk Douglas in the early 1960's.

There are a handful of actors who have such a distinct subversive style and vivacity that you could single one of them out as the sole face of the craft.

Kirk Douglas is one of them.

Douglas passed away yesterday evening, February 5, 2020 at an astounding 103 years of age. From when I was a child I was aware of him and his work when I first watched him as the cheery…