Steeve McQueen “The King of Cool”

1930-1980

“One should always wait till a man’s last day, and never call him happy before his death and funeral.”

– Ovid, Metamorphoses, III

In his last trip, The Bible was open at the following verse: For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, so that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.”

Steve McQueen’s 10 best movies

1. Bullitt (directed by Peter Yates, 1968)

2. The Great Escape (directed by John Sturges, 1963)

3. The Magnificent Seven (directed by John Sturges, 1960)

4. Papillon (directed by Franklin Schaffner, 1973)

5. The Getaway (directed by Sam Peckinpah, 1972)

6. The Sand Pebbles (directed by Robert Wise, 1966)

7. The Thomas Crown Affair (directed by Norman Jewison, 1968)

8. The Cincinnati Kid (directed by Norman Jewison, 1965)

9. Le Mans (directed by Lee H Katzin, 1971)

10. Tom Horn (directed by William Wiard, 1980)