Douglas Fairbanks

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Synonyms for Douglas Fairbanks

United States film actor noted for his swashbuckling roles (1883-1939)

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From basic traditional coverages--such as general liability and workers' compensation--to the exotic--such as Douglas Fairbanks Sr.
Created in 1919 as a sort of Mexican Robin Hood (predating Batman by some 20 years, aristocratic secret identity, cave and all), screen Zorros have already numbered Douglas Fairbanks Sr in two silents, Tyrone Power in 1940, and Guy Williams slashing his Z across television screens between 1957-59.
Yet I recall that the only idea I have of one of her twentieth-century predecessors, Anna Pavlova, is derived from those semiamateur silent movies of her, some taken, I think, by Douglas Fairbanks Sr.
Hollywood Forever lists more than 100 celebrities, including the crypt of Valentino (some idiots have scratched graffiti in the marble) and a veritable shrine, including reflecting pool, to Douglas Fairbanks Sr.
He began as an assistant costumer in the 1929 version of ``The Taming of the Shrew'' with Mary Pickford and Douglas Fairbanks Sr.
The company was founded in 1926 by Hollywood legends Mary Pickford, Charlie Chaplin, Douglas Fairbanks Sr.