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Sweet Smell of Success

Sweet Smell of Success(1957)

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Brief Synopsis

A crooked press agent stoops to new depths to help an egotistical columnist break up his sister's romance.

Cast & Crew

Burt Lancaster J. J. Hunsecker
Tony Curtis Sidney Falco
Susan Harrison Susie Hunsecker
Marty Milner Steve Dallas
Sam Levene Frank D'Angelo
Joe Frisco Herbie Temple
Emile Meyer Harry Kello
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  World premiere in New York: 24 Jun 1957
Release Date:  1957 Production Date:  AFI; EB; UCLA
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  United Artists Corp.
Sound:  Mono (Westrex Recording System) Production Co:  Hecht-Hill-Lancaster, Norma-Curtleigh Productions
Duration(mins):  96 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Sweet Smell of Success

    Dashiell B. 2012-12-16

    A magnificent story about media sensationalism & entertainment at the cost of people's lives. Curtis & Lancaster both deserved award... MORE>

  • The last of the great film noirs

    Andy Alburger 2011-08-13

    Like Sunset Boulevard shows the dark and depressing side of Los Angeles, The Sweet Smell of Success shows the dark and villainous side of New York City.... MORE>

  • Sweet Smell of Success(1957)

    nshepard 2010-11-02

    Uneasy, uncomfortable look at what some people will do to achieve the desire of their hearts. Sidney Falco(Tony Curtis) and J.J. Hunsecker (Burt Lancaster)... MORE>