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Lonely Are the Brave Movie Poster

Lonely Are the Brave

Ranch hand Jack Burns (Kirk Douglas) feels out of place in the modern world. Jack deliberately gets into a bar room fight to be imprisoned alongside...

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1962)
Foreign Actor
Lust for Life Movie Poster

Lust for Life

This lauded drama depicts the life of revered Dutch painter Vincent Van Gogh (Kirk Douglas). An intense and imaginative artist, Van Gogh possesses...

Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
The Bad and the Beautiful Movie Poster

The Bad and the Beautiful

Unscrupulous movie producer Jonathan Shields (Kirk Douglas) is a child of Hollywood who ruthlessly toils his way to the top of the studio system,...


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