Remembering Tony Curtis, star of The Outsider

Based on William Bradford Huie’s book, Hero of Iwo Jima, The Outsider starred Tony Curtis as Marine Corporal Ira Hamilton Hayes, one of the soldiers who raised the flag on Iwo Jima. This tragic story is just one of many examples of Huie’s writing that explores war and its aftermath. Tony Curtis is memorable as Ira Hayes, and he is memorable as a great actor.