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Info

Year: 1950
Original Title: Sunset Blvd.
Length: 110 minutes
Genre: Drama
Studios: Paramount Pictures
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Release Dates

United Kingdom: August 17 1950

United States: August 10 1950

Ranking

Ranking: 9,547 out of 15,565 movies (up 2238)

Ranked #115 in list 'The best movies ever'

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Plot

Joe Gillis is a writer who tries to live as scriptwriter without much success. It has sold some scripts but lately not getting off and has no money, so they will take the car the he loves so much. When the creditors come to take it off, he claims that the car is not there and then, he escapes with it. Then, Joe discover an abandoned mansion where to hide until he gets the money to keep the car. However, the mansion is not abandoned, there live Norma Desmond and his butler. Norma is a silent film hollywood star that doesn't work in so long. Far from being offended, Norma sees the arrival of Joe as a sign. She is writing a script and wants jJoe to sell proofread. Standard course would be the protagonist of the film, which expects to carry back to being a movie star again.

Cast Sunset Boulevard

Erich von Stroheim

Erich von Stroheim

Maximillian "Max" von Mayerling

Gloria Swanson

Gloria Swanson

Norma Desmond

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