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

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

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Homer Public Library DVD SUN 000158790 Video Place on copy / volume Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (110 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Hollywood, California] : Paramount Home Entertainment, [2017]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1950.
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.
Formatted Contents Note:
Disc 1. Feature film (110 min.) -- disc 2. Special features (141 min.).
Restrictions on Access Note:
For private home use only.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, John F. Seitz ; editor, Arthur Schmidt ; music score, Franz Waxman.
Participant or Performer Note:
William Holden, Gloria Swanson, Erich von Stroheim, Nancy Olson, Fred Clark, Lloyd Gough, Jack Webb, Cecil B. DeMille, Hedda Hopper, Buster Keaton.
Summary, etc.:
The story of an aging film queen who prepares for her grand comeback to stardom.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD; NTSC, region 1; full screen; Dolby digital mono.
Language Note:
In English or dubbed French or Spanish with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles. Closed-captioned in English.
Awards Note:
Academy Awards, 1951: Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Black-and-White ; Best Music, Scoring of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture ; Best Writing, Story and Screenplay
National Film Registry selection, 1989
Subject: Actresses > Drama.
Ageism > United States > Drama.
Motion picture industry > Drama.
Motion picture industry.
Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.) > Drama.
California > Los Angeles > Hollywood.
United States.
Genre: DVD-Video discs.
Feature films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Film noir.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Film noir.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.