The ABC's of Film Noir
The ABC's of Film Noir

John Sturges, Director

Director John Sturges

John Sturges in Illinois in 1910. He began working in Hollywood in 1932. Sturges worked in the blueprint department of RKO. This led to him learning the Technicolor process. Finally, he was hired as a color consultant for The Garden of Allah (1936). During World War II he served in…

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Kirk Douglas Bio

Kirk Douglas

Kirk Douglas was a descendant of Jewish Russian parents from what is now in Belarus and was raised in a tough area of New York. He went on to be perhaps one of the greatest actors in American history. He performed a little on Broadway until he joined the Navy…

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