Announcing the Kirk Douglas 100th Birthday Blogathon!
Intense. Manly. Powerful. Talented.
And let’s not forget that distinctive cleft chin!
I’m talking about none other than Kirk Douglas, who will be celebrating his 100th birthday on December 9, 2016!
In his honor, Shadows and Satin is pleased to host a one-day blogathon focusing on all things Kirk. If you share my fondness for Mr. Douglas and his films, you’re cordially invited to join in!
To take part, please leave a comment below, including the name of your blog, your blog URL, and the film or topic you’d like to write about. Films from any era of Mr. Douglas’s career are welcome, and duplicates are allowed!
Our participants so far are as follows:
|The Hook (1963)||Speakeasy|
|The Kirk Douglas Recipe||Silver Screenings|
|The Vikings (1958)||Back to Golden Days|
|Ace in the Hole/The Big Carnival (1951)||Once Upon a Screen|
|Detective Story (1951)||Film Noir Archive|
|The Bad and the Beautiful (1952)||Micro-Brewed Reviews|
|Posse (1975)||Mike’s Take on the Movies|
|Profile of Kirk Douglas||In the Good Old Days of Hollywood|
|I Walk Alone (1948)||Cinemaven’s Essays From the Couch|
|Paths of Glory (1957)||Defiant Success|
|Champion (1949)||The Stop Button|
|Gunfight at the OK Corral (1957)||Twenty Four Frames|
|Young Man With a Horn (1950)||Outspoken and Freckled|
|Seven Days in May (1964)||goodolthisanthat.blogspot.com/|
|Lust for Life (1956)||Old Hollywood Films|
|A Letter to Three Wives (1949)||Caftan Woman|
|The Strange Love of Martha Ivers (1946)||Critica Retro|
|The Simpsons: The Day the Violence Died||The Filmatelist|
|Out of the Past (1947)||Paula’s Cinema Club|
|The Final Countdown (1980)||The Midnite Drive-In|
|Seven Days in May (1964)||The Wonderful World of Cinema|
|The Fury (1978)||Classic Film and TV Cafe|
|Lust for Life (1956)||Wide Screen World|
|Seven Days in May (1964)||Vienna’s Classic Hollywood|
Help yourself to one of the banners below to advertise the event on your blog! I look forward to your joining our celebration of this first-rate star!!!