Sweet Smell of Success (1957)

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Sweet Smell of Success

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The Motion Picture That Will Never Be Forgiven... Or Forgotten!

Directed By Alexander Mackendrick Alexander Mackendrick Starring Burt Lancaster Burt Lancaster  •  Tony Curtis Tony Curtis  •  Susan Harrison Susan Harrison  •  Martin Milner Martin Milner  •  Jeff Donnell Jeff Donnell Genres Drama  •  Film Noir  •  Media Satire  •  Newspaper Film  •  Satire Studios &
Franchises
The Criterion Collection  •  They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?  •  1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die  •  Roger Ebert's Great Movies  •  L.A. Noire 'Golden Film Reels' Collection  •  Sight & Sound's Greatest Films of All Time Poll  •  United Artists  •  Paste Magazine's 100 Best Film Noirs of All Time  •  Writers Guild of America's 101 Greatest Screenplays  •  1,000 Noir Films: They Shot Dark Pictures, Didn't They?
Release Info 1957-06-27T00:00:00Z June 27, 1957
B&W  •  96 minutes NR Rated NR
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Sweet Smell of Success vs. Viridiana

Sweet Smell of Success Viridiana VS.

BerthMania said on Nov 25

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Comments (5)

 
kookio

kookio on 7/23/2011 Reply  · 

burt lancaster is the star of this film.

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lukiushaufoy

lukiushaufoy on 10/24/2015 Reply  · 

Outstanding performances from the two leads in this film.

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JC13

JC13 on 11/24/2015 Reply  · 

Great performances and dialogue make this film a good one.

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jackpeep

jackpeep on 8/15/2018 Reply  · 

This movie is not a 49/100. It's closer to a 90/100.

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