Sunset Boulevard

Movies, Drama
5 out of 5 stars
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Sunset Boulevard

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An aging silent film queen refuses to accept that her stardom has ended. She hires a young screenwriter to help set up her movie comeback. The screenwriter believes he can manipulate her, but he soon finds out he is wrong. The screenwriters ambivalence about their relationship and her unwillingness to let go leads to a situation of violence, madness, and death.

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Release date:
Thursday August 10 1950
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THE movie that started it all for LA Film Noir.  I feel like this movie gave birth to Chinatown and LA Confidential.  This movie reminds you that you should always be ready for your close-up.