Douglas was the patriarch of “The Douglas Dynasty,” a phrase coined by the media to describe the family’s star power. Here, Douglas poses in 1959 with his four sons, Eric (bottom left), future actor Michael (top left), Peter (bottom right) and future producer Joel (top right).

Douglas was the patriarch of “The Douglas Dynasty,” a phrase coined by the media to describe the family’s star power. Here, Douglas poses in 1959 with his four sons, Eric (bottom left), future actor Michael (top left), Peter (bottom right) and future producer Joel (top right).