Kirk Douglas: A Golden-God Movie Star Who Was Mythic Enough to Symbolize America — Variety

The great stars of Hollywood were, and maybe still are, our demigods. They have always existed on a magical plane, standing in for some cathartic fusion of who we are and who we want to be. They’re our idealized selves. But even all demigods aren’t created equal. In vintage Hollywood, there was a certain kind […]

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