Kirk Douglas’ Greatest Movies

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6. Ace in the Hole (1951)
> Role: Chuck Tatum
> Genre: Drama, film-noir
> Directed by: Billy Wilder
> Also starring: Jan Sterling, Robert Arthur

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7. Detective Story (1951)
> Role: Det. James McLeod
> Genre: Drama, film-noir
> Directed by: William Wyler
> Also starring: Eleanor Parker, William Bendix

Source: Courtesy of RKO Radio Pictures

8. The Big Sky (1952)
> Role: Jim Deakins
> Genre: Western, drama
> Directed by: Howard Hawks
> Also starring: Dewey Martin, Elizabeth Threatt

Source: Courtesy of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

9. The Bad and the Beautiful (1952)
> Role: Jonathan Shields
> Genre: Romance, drama
> Directed by: Vincente Minnelli
> Also starring: Lana Turner, Walter Pidgeon

Source: Courtesy of Buena Vista Film Distribution Company

10. 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1954)
> Role: Ned Land
> Genre: Adventure, science fiction
> Directed by: Richard Fleischer
> Also starring: James Mason, Paul Lukas