Sunset Boulevard [DVD videorecording]
Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount Pictures, , c1950.
Actors, directors, writers, etc.
Brackett, Charles, 1892-1969., Wilder, Billy, 1906-2002., Marshman, D. M., 1922-, Holden, William, 1918-1981., Swanson, Gloria., Von Stroheim, Erich, 1885-1957., Olson, Nancy, 1928-, Clark, Fred, 1914-1968., Gough, Lloyd., Webb, Jack, 1920-1982., DeMille, Cecil B. (Cecil Blount), 1881-1959., Hopper, Hedda, 1890-1966., Seitz, John F., d. 1979., Harrison, Doane, d. 1968., Schmidt, Arthur., Waxman, Franz, 1906-1967., Head, Edith.,
Pursued by creditors, Joe swerves into a driveway of a seemingly abandoned Sunset Boulevard mansion. He finds Norma, an ex-screen queen dreaming of a dramatic comeback and her husband/servant living there. She takes a fancy to Joe and, learning that he is a scriptwriter, persuades him to help her with her comeback screenplay. Being broke he accepts. He falls in love with young script reader, but Norma breaks up their romance. Thinking she is mad, he tries to leave, but Norma kills him. scene which she believes is the highlight of her comeback movie.
William Holden, Gloria Swanson, Erich Von Stroheim, Nancy Olsen, Fred Clark, Lloyd Gough, Jack Webb, Cecil B. DeMille, Hedda Hopper.
Actors -- Drama.
Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.) -- Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
MPAA rating: Not rated.
1 videodisc (110 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Cinematographer, John F. Seitz ; editors, Doane Harrison, Arthur Schmidt ; music, Franz Waxman ; costume designer, Edith Head.