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Kirk Douglas, 1916-2020

The iconic actor was a fixture of the movies for the majority of the 20th century, anchoring classic films from Stanley Kubrick (Spartacus, pictured), Vincente Minnelli, John Sturges, and Otto Preminger. He also was a key figure in the elimination of the notorious Hollywood blacklist, and was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom.

Kirk Douglas, 1916-2020

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Frozen 2
AllMovie Rating
7
Knives Out
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8
Ford v Ferrari
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9
Color Out of Space
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7
Midway
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7
Waves
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8
Doctor Sleep
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7
Roma
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9

Staff Pick of the Day

Bay of the Angels

Directed by Jacques Demy

Psychological Drama, Romantic Drama - Rated NR - 80 Minutes - 1962

Jacques Demy's second film stars Jeanne Moreau as a middle-aged Parisian gambling addict who leaves her husband and children and heads for the roulette tables of Nice. There she meets a young and handsome man, which coincides with her first winning streak. She latches onto him in the belief that he's a good luck charm, and remains with him even when she starts losing heavily. (Available on the Criterion Channel)

- Hal Erickson