Date of Birth:
26 April 1900
Douglas Sirk created 4 movies in the Crime, Film-Noir, Mystery, Thriller, Drama, Romance, Music genres.
Douglas Sirk got succeed with average imdb rating 7.3.
A box office smash and critical bust during his Hollywood career, director Douglas Sirk's artistic stature began to catch up with his popular success in the decades following his early retirement. Championed by auteurist critics and cineaste directors, Sirk's once-reviled melodramas evolved into an inspired blend of bathos and Brechtian distance, with the over the top histrionics of such films as Written on the Wind (1956) and Imitation of Life (1959) becoming deluxe tearjerking materi... Read more