BILLY WILDER | USA | 1950 | 111 MIN | NR | ENGLISH
Part of the Sight and Sound 100 series
BFI’s 2022 Sight & Sound List #78
Drowning in enormous debt, a screenwriter finds refuge in the affluent arms of a delusional actress seeking a comeback, and soon a tumultuous love affair arises in this critically acclaimed film from the classic Hollywood titan, Billy Wilder.
Cast: William Holden, Gloria Swanson, Erich von Stroheim
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