Stanley KramerStanley Earl Kramer
film producer and director whose socially aware films covered such topics as race, juvenile delinquency, and Nazi war crimes and earned him the title “message filmmaker.” He remains one of Hollywood's most respected auteurs. His credits include The Defiant Ones (1958), Judgment at Nuremberg (1961), and Guess Who's Coming to Dinner (1967). Died: Los Angeles, Feb. 19, 2001
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- Stanley Kramer - Stanley Kramer Stanley Earl Kramer film director Born: 9/29/1913 Birthplace: New York City film ...
- It's A Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World - Starring Spencer Tracy, Milton Berle, Sid Caesar, Buddy Hackett, Ethel Merman
- A Child is Waiting (1963) - Starring Burt Lancaster, Gena Rowlands, Judy Garland, Steven Hill, Paul Stewart
- The Pride and the Passion (1957) - Starring Cary Grant, Frank Sinatra, Sophia Loren, Theodore Bikel, John Wengraf
- The Defiant Ones - Starring Tony Curtis, Sidney Poitier