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Sunset Boulevard (1950)

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110 min | Drama, Film-Noir

A screenwriter is hired to rework a faded silent film star's script, only to find himself developing a dangerous relationship.
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Arthur P. Schmidt (as Arthur Schmidt)
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$ 1,752,000
Gross (USA)
$ 5,123,000
Gross (World)
$ 5,303,175
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Release date
Aug 10, 1950 (United States)

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William Holden
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Buster Keaton
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Anna Q. Nilsson
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8.5 / 10 | 170,216 votes