Born On This Day — April 26, 1897

Sirk & Lana Turner Making 'Imitation Of Life' (1959)
Douglas Sirk and Lana Turner making Imitation Of Life (1959)

Your camera is the best critic there is. Critics never see as much as the camera does. It is more perceptive than the human eye.

These happy endings all express the weak and sly promise that the world is not rotten and out of joint but meaningful and ultimately in excellent condition.

—Douglas Sirk