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The Lost Weekend

The Lost Weekend(1945)

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Brief Synopsis

A writer fights to overcome his addiction to liquor.

Cast & Crew

Billy Wilder Director
Ray Milland Don Birnam
Jane Wyman Helen St. James
Phillip Terry Wick Birnam
Howard da Silva Nat, the bartender
Mary Young Mrs. Deveridge
Anita Bolster Mrs. Foley
Lilian Fontaine Mrs. St. James
Frank Orth Hat-check man
Lewis L. Russell Mr. St. James
Gisela Werbiseck Mrs. Wertheim
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  not available
Release Date:  1945 Production Date:  AFI
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Paramount Pictures, Inc.
Sound:  Mono (Western Electric Sound System) Production Co:  Paramount Pictures, Inc.
Duration(mins):  98-101 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  9,028    
Duration(reels):  11    

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  • Superb! 5 Stars!

    el debbo 2013-10-28

    Excellent acting by Ray Milland and Jane Wyman, of course, and the supporting cast was stellar, too. Howard Da Silva as the barkeep who finally asks about... MORE>

  • Classic

    Monica 2013-06-18

    Everthing about this film is perfect. The writing, location and acting. One of the best films on alcoholism every made. Even though it was made in 1945 it... MORE>

  • The Lost Weekend

    Dashiell B. 2013-01-18

    The 'Best Picture' winner of '45 is loathed around the world by the Liquor Industry. The film has the audience follow in the events of an... MORE>