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11,891 Ratings

Sunset Blvd.

Directed by Billy Wilder
United States, 1950
Drama, Crime, Film noir


In Hollywood of the 50’s, the obscure screenplay writer Joe Gillis is not able to sell his work to the studios, is full of debts and is thinking in returning to his hometown. He is hired to rework a faded silent film star’s script, only to find himself developing a dangerous relationship.

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Sunset Blvd. Directed by Billy Wilder

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1951 | 8 nominations including: Best Actor in a Leading Role

1951 | 3 wins including: Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Black-and-White

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