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Kirk Douglas on Film

When: Monday, October 1, 2012, 7:30PM
Where: Pollock Theater, UC Santa Barbara

In the first two films of the fall series, Champion (7:30 PM) and Ace in the Hole (9 PM), Kirk Douglas plays ruthless and unscrupulous characters determined to get what they want.

$10 – General Public
$5 – UCSB Students (Current ID required / Limited availability)


Champion (7:30 PM)
In an Oscar-nominated breakthrough performance, Douglas plays ruthless prizefighter Midge Kelly, who battles his demons in the boxing ring. (Mark Robson, 1949, 99 min.)

Ace in the Hole (9 PM)
Douglas portrays an unscrupulous, hard-bitten reporter, who’ll stop at nothing to get back his job at a big city newspaper by manipulating the events of a story. (Billy Wilder, 1951, 112 min.)

Presented by UCSB Arts & Lectures and the Carsey-Wolf Center

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