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    Sweet Smell Of Success - (Original Trailer)

    Burt Lancaster and Tony Curtis in their best roles as a power-mad newspaper columnist and the press agent who supplies him with dirt in Sweet Smell of Success (1957).

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Sweet Smell Of Success - (Original Trailer)

Sweet Smell Of Success - (Original Trailer)
Burt Lancaster and Tony Curtis in their best roles as a power-mad newspaper columnist and the press agent who supplies him with dirt in Sweet Smell of Success (1957).>
Sweet Smell of Success (1957) -- (Movie Clip)...
Calling from the lobby at 21 Club, press agent Sidney (Tony...
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Sweet Smell of Success (1957) -- (Movie Clip) Match Me, Sidney
Calling from the lobby at 21 Club, press agent Sidney (Tony Curtis) begs columnist J.J. Hunsecker (Burt Lancaster) for an audience, joining a senator, his consort and an agent (William Forrest, Autumn Russel, Jay Adler), in Sweet Smell Of Success, 1957, from Ernest Lehman's novella.>
Sweet Smell of Success (1957) -- (Movie Clip)...
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Sweet Smell of Success (1957) -- (Movie Clip) Open, Go With The Globe
The rousing New York opening credit sequence to Sweet Smell of Success, 1957, introducing Tony Curtis as press agent Sidney Falco, and indirectly, Burt Lancaster as columnist J.J. Hunsecker, directed by Alexander MacKendrick.>
Sweet Smell of Success (1957) -- (Movie Clip) Your...
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Sweet Smell of Success (1957) -- (Movie Clip) Your Meaty Sympathetic Arms
One of Tony Curtis' best scenes ever, as press agent Sidney Falco with assistant Sally (Jeff Donnell), having failed to get an item published for restauranteur Joe (Joseph Leon), and at the mercy of still not-seen columnist Hunsecker (Burt Lancaster), early in Sweet Smell Of Success, 1957, >
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Sweet Smell of Success (1957) -- (Movie Clip) Cat's In The Bag
Famous scene, now outside 21 Club on West 52nd Street, dismissing cop Kello (Emile Meyer), columnist Hunsecker (Burt Lancaster) and press agent Sidney (Tony Curtis), cutting a deal in their special argot, in Alexander Mackendrick's Sweet Smell Of Success, 1957.>
Ben Mankiewicz Intro -- Sweet Smell Of Success...
Ben Mankiewicz introduces Sweet Smell Of Success, 1957.
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Sweet Smell Of Success (1957) -- (Movie Clip) You...
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Sweet Smell Of Success (1957) -- (Movie Clip) You Can Play Marbles With His Eyeballs
Press agent Sidney Falco (Tony Curtis) rings high-powered columnist J.J. Hunsecker (Burt Lancaster) with news that he’s arranged for another columnist to run an item that should break up his sheltered sister’s romance with a jazz musician, in Sweet Smell Of Success, 1957. >
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Ben Mankiewicz introduces Sweet Smell Of Success, 1957.
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Ben Mankiewicz introduces Sweet Smell Of Success, 1957. >
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Ben Mankiewicz introduces Sweet Smell Of Success, 1957.
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Ben Mankiewicz Intro -- Sweet Smell Of Success (1957)
Ben Mankiewicz introduces Sweet Smell Of Success, 1957. >
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