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A hack screenwriter writes a screenplay for a former silent film star who has faded into Hollywood obscurity.
MPAA Rating PG
Release Date 1950-08-10
Runtime 110 minutes
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anita_skop shared a tip "Powerful, iconic and ultimately tragic view of the road from fame to madness!"
alan_sherin shared a tip "I’m ready for my close-up now Mr. DeMille"
christian_bell shared a tip "A top 5 film of all time. William Holden and Gloria Swanson star in this classic film noir. Billy Wilder directs. Classic!"
robyn_markow shared a tip "Creepy,compelling Film Noir about a faded former Silent Film Star & the screenwriter who helps her try to "revive" her career ."
eliza_r_4466 shared a tip "If you have a dark sense of humor, this movie is hilarious. I would definitely recommend to any fan of classic Hollywood."
liting_tao shared a tip "Very good acting. Perfectly portrayed the big old names who were forgotten by time. Finally the camera turned back to her."
eric_jedrewski shared a tip "The end when she was walking down the staircase, thinking it was a movie set"
eric_jedrewski shared a tip "Yours ?"
john_608 shared a tip "It’s a perfect date night movie!"
leah_reick_2534 shared a tip "Brilliant satire."
Ria_7621 shared a tip "Epic!"