Classic Entertainment Autographs

Cat. #0015962213: JACK KRUSCHEN

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Ballpoint pen signature, dating to the 1960s or 1970s, on a 3x5-inch tan card.  In good condition, with just a hint of toning to the edges, and ideal for matting.  The versatility of character actor Jack Kruschen was such that one could sometimes fail to recognize him as the same person from picture to picture.  He played an assortment of volatile, emotional cops, tradesmen, physicians, bartenders, and relatives of numerous ethnicities in films like The Lemon Drop Kid (1951); The Miracle of Our Lady of Fatima (1952); sci-fi's The War of the Worlds (1953) and The Angry Red Planet (1959); The Long, Long Trailer (1953); It Should Happen to You (1954); The Night Holds Terror (1955); The Steel Jungle (1956); Cry Terror! (1958); The Apartment (1960), for which he was Oscar-nominated; Cape Fear (1962); McLintock!  (1963); The Unsinkable Molly Brown (1964); Harlow (1965); and The Happening (1967); and on countless T.V. programs, including "The Rifleman" (1959-1960), "Batman" (1966) and "Bonanza" (1966-1968).