Sunset Boulevard


Sunset Boulevard

Overview:

A hack screenwriter writes a screenplay for a former silent-film star who has faded into Hollywood obscurity.

Votes 514 (8.2/10)

Runtime: 110 minutes

Release Date 1950-08-10

Budget: $1,752,000.00

Revenue: $5,000,000.00

Tagline: A Hollywood Story

Production company:

  • Paramount Pictures

Production country:

  • United States of America

Genres:

  • Drama

Trailer

Further Information

Joe Gillis
William Holden
William Holden
Norma Desmond
Gloria Swanson
Gloria Swanson
Max von Mayerling
Erich von Stroheim
Erich von Stroheim
Betty Schaefer
Nancy Olson
Nancy Olson
Sheldrake
Fred Clark
Fred Clark
Morino
Lloyd Gough
Lloyd Gough
Artie Green
Jack Webb
Jack Webb
Himself
Buster Keaton
Buster Keaton
Himself
Cecil B. DeMille
Cecil B. DeMille
Herself
Hedda Hopper
Hedda Hopper
Herself
Anna Q. Nilsson
Anna Q. Nilsson
Himself
Ray Evans
Ray Evans
Himself
Jay Livingston
Jay Livingston
Himself
H.B. Warner
H.B. Warner
Undertaker
Franklyn Farnum
Franklyn Farnum
1st Finance Man
Larry J. Blake
Larry J. Blake
2nd Finance Man
Charles Dayton
Charles Dayton
Cop Who Drags Joe's Body from Pool (uncredited)
Fred Aldrich
Fred Aldrich
Prop Man #2 (uncredited)
Joel Allen
Joel Allen
Prop Man #1 (uncredited)
Ralph Montgomery
Ralph Montgomery
Courtier (uncredited)
Gertrude Astor
Gertrude Astor
Courtier (uncredited)
Eva Novak
Eva Novak
Courtier (uncredited)
Frank O'Connor
Frank O'Connor
Restaurant Patron (uncredited)
Edward Biby
Edward Biby
Accordionist (uncredited)
Danny Borzage
Danny Borzage
Homicide Captain (uncredited)
Ken Christy
Ken Christy
Sheldrake's Secretary (uncredited)
Ruth Clifford
Ruth Clifford
Camera Operator (uncredited)
Archie R. Dalzell
Archie R. Dalzell
Camera Operator (uncredited)
Arthur Lane
Arthur Lane
Camera Assistant (uncredited)
Edward Wahrman
Edward Wahrman
Assistant Coroner (uncredited)
Eddie Dew
Eddie Dew
Hisham (uncredited)
Julia Faye
Julia Faye
Phone Standby (uncredited)
Al Ferguson
Al Ferguson
Connie - Betty's Roommate (uncredited)
Gerry Ganzer
Gerry Ganzer
Detective (uncredited)
Rudy Germane
Rudy Germane
Detective (uncredited)
Jack Perrin
Jack Perrin
Salesman at Men's Shop (uncredited)
Kenneth Gibson
Kenneth Gibson
Salesman at Men's Shop (uncredited)
Archie Twitchell
Archie Twitchell
Himself (uncredited)
Creighton Hale
Creighton Hale
Himself (uncredited)
Sidney Skolsky
Sidney Skolsky
Grip on DeMille Set (uncredited)
Chuck Hamilton
Chuck Hamilton
Police Sergeant (uncredited)
Len Hendry
Len Hendry
Police Lieutenant (uncredited)
Howard Joslin
Howard Joslin
Police Captain (uncredited)
Howard Negley
Howard Negley
Doctor (uncredited)
E. Mason Hopper
E. Mason Hopper
First Assistant Director (uncredited)
Stan Johnson
Stan Johnson
Little Woman outside Paramount Gate (uncredited)
Tiny Jones
Tiny Jones
Violinist at Norma's New Year's Eve Party (uncredited)
Perc Launders
Perc Launders
Party Guest (uncredited)
William Meader
William Meader
Hairdresser (uncredited)
Gertrude Messinger
Gertrude Messinger
Man on Golf Course (uncredited)
Harold Miller
Harold Miller
Hog-eye - Electrician (uncredited)
John 'Skins' Miller
John 'Skins' Miller
Dancing Party Guest / Paramount Studio Employee (uncredited)
Lee Miller
Lee Miller
Gordon Cole (uncredited)
Bert Moorhouse
Bert Moorhouse
Fat Man (uncredited)
Jay Morley
Jay Morley
Jonesy - Older Paramount Gate Guard (uncredited)
Robert Emmet O'Connor
Robert Emmet O'Connor
Black Man (uncredited)
Emmett Smith
Emmett Smith
Giggling Girl on Phone at Party (uncredited)
Yvette Vickers
Yvette Vickers
Actor on DeMille's 'Samson & Delilah' Set (uncredited)
Henry Wilcoxon
Henry Wilcoxon
Director
Billy Wilder
Billy Wilder
Screenplay
Charles Brackett
Charles Brackett
Screenplay
Billy Wilder
Billy Wilder
Screenplay
D.M. Marshman Jr.
D.M. Marshman Jr.
Producer
Charles Brackett
Charles Brackett
Original Music Composer
Franz Waxman
Franz Waxman
Director of Photography
John F. Seitz
John F. Seitz
Editor
Arthur P. Schmidt
Arthur P. Schmidt
Art Direction
Hans Dreier
Hans Dreier
Art Direction
John Meehan
John Meehan
Set Decoration
Sam Comer
Sam Comer
Set Decoration
Ray Moyer
Ray Moyer
Costume Design
Edith Head
Edith Head
Makeup Artist
Wally Westmore
Wally Westmore
Production Manager
Hugh Brown
Hugh Brown
Sound Recordist
John Cope
John Cope
Sound Recordist
Harry Lindgren
Harry Lindgren
Hairstylist
Nellie Manley
Nellie Manley
Makeup Artist
Karl Silvera
Karl Silvera
Assistant Director
Charles C. Coleman
Charles C. Coleman
Assistant Director
Gerd Oswald
Gerd Oswald
Construction Coordinator
Gene Lauritzen
Gene Lauritzen
Special Effects
Gordon Jennings
Gordon Jennings
Visual Effects
Farciot Edouart
Farciot Edouart
Camera Operator
Otto Pierce
Otto Pierce
Editorial Manager
Doane Harrison
Doane Harrison
Assistant Editor
Frank Bracht
Frank Bracht
Orchestrator
Sidney Cutner
Sidney Cutner
Orchestrator
George Parrish
George Parrish
Orchestrator
Leonid Raab
Leonid Raab
Orchestrator
Leo Shuken
Leo Shuken

Andres Gomez

A classic for the must to be seen list. Gloria Swanson is magnificent.

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