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Title Sunset Blvd [videorecording] / a Paramount picture ; written by Charles Brackett, Billy Wilder, D.M. Marshmann, Jr. ; produced by Charles Brackett ; directed by Billy Wilder.

Imprint [Hollywood, Calif.] : Paramount Home Entertainment, [2008]


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Description 2 videodiscs (110 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet ([6] pages : illustrations ; 19 cm).
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Series Centennial collection ; 1
Paramount centennial collection ; 1.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital mono.
Language English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue, optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Cast William Holden, Gloria Swanson, Erich von Stroheim, Nancy Olson, Fred Clark, Lloyd Gough, Jack Webb, Cecil B. DeMille, Hedda Hopper, Buster Keaton.
Credits Director of photography, John F. Seitz ; editor, Arthur Schmidt ; music score, Franz Waxman.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1950.
Summary The story of an aging film queen who prepares for her grand comeback to stardom.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Contents disc 1. Feature film (110 min.) -- disc 2. Special features (141 min.).
Note Special features: Sunset Boulevard : the beginning; The noir side of Sunset Boulevard ; Sunset Boulevard becomes a classic ; Two sides of Ms. Swanson ; Stories of Sunset Boulevard ; Mad about the boy: a portrait of William Holden ; Recording Sunset Boulevard ; The city of Sunset Boulevard ; Morgue prologue script pages ; The score of Sunset Boulevard ; Behind the gates: the lot ; Hollywood location map ; Paramount in the '50s: Retrospective featurette ; Edith Head: the Paramount years ; original theatrical trailer ; galleries; commentary by Ed Sikov.
Subject Actresses -- Drama.
Ageism -- United States -- Drama.
Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.) -- Drama.
Motion picture industry -- Drama.
Genre/Form Film noir.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Brackett, Charles, 1892-1969, producer, screenwriter.
Wilder, Billy, 1906-2002, director, screenwriter.
Marshman, D. M., Jr., 1922-2015, screenwriter.
Holden, William, 1918-1981, actor.
Swanson, Gloria, 1897-1983, actor.
Von Stroheim, Erich, 1885-1957, actor.
Olson, Nancy, 1928- actor.
Clark, Fred, 1914-1968, actor.
Gough, Lloyd, actor.
Webb, Jack, 1920-1982, actor.
DeMille, Cecil B. (Cecil Blount), 1881-1959, actor.
Hopper, Hedda, 1885-1966, actor.
Keaton, Buster, 1895-1966, actor.
Waxman, Franz, 1906-1967, composer.
Paramount Pictures Corporation.
Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm).
Added Title Sunset Boulevard
Sunset Blvd. (Motion picture).
ISBN 1415744165
Standard No. 097361389844
Music No. 13898 Paramount Home Entertainment
13898A Paramount Home Entertainment
13898B Paramount Home Entertainment
59160070000 Paramount

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