Stanley Kramer timeline

  • Stanley Kramer is Born

    Stanley Earl Kramer (29 September 1913 – 19 February 2001) was an American film director and producer responsible for some of Hollywood's most... Read more

  • "High Noon" Is Released

    High Noon is an American 1952 western film directed by Fred Zinnemann and starring Gary Cooper and Grace Kelly. The film tells the story of a town... Read more

  • "The Defiant Ones" Is Released

    The Defiant Ones (1958) is a film which tells the story of two escaped prisoners who are shackled together, one white and one black, who must... Read more

  • "On The Beach" Is Released

    On the Beach is a 1959 post-apocalyptic drama film based on Nevil Shute's novel of the same name featuring Gregory Peck (USS Sawfish captain Dwight... Read more

  • "Inherit The Wind" Is Released

    Inherit the Wind is a 1960 Hollywood film adaptation of the play of the same name, directed by Stanley Kramer and starring Spencer Tracy (Drummond)... Read more

  • "Judgment At Nuremberg" Is Released

    Judgment at Nuremberg (1961) is a fictionalized film account of the post-World War II Nuremberg Trials, written by Abby Mann and directed by... Read more

  • "Ship Of Fools" Is Released

    Ship of Fools is a 1965 film which tells the overlapping stories of several passengers aboard an ocean liner during the 1930s. It stars Vivien... Read more

  • Stanley Kramer Dies

    In 1997 Kramer published his autobiography, A Mad Mad Mad Mad World: A Life in Hollywood. Stanley Kramer died on February 19, 2001 in Los Angeles... Read more