Sweet Smell Of Success (Criterion Collection) (1957)
A publicity-hungry New York press agent (Tony Curtis) desperate for success tries to ingratiate himself with a powerful columnist (Burt Lancaster) by breaking up an affair between the writer's sister and a jazz musician. Powerful drama of the high cost of fame, co-scripted by Clifford Odets, also stars Martin Milner, Susan Harrison, Barbara Nichols. 96 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono; Subtitles: English (SDH); audio commentary; bonus documentaries "James Wong Howe: Cinematographer" (1973), "Mackendrick: The Man Who Walked Away" (1986); interviews; theatrical trailer; booklet.
- Alexander Mackendrick
- Black & White
- Closed Captioned:
- Cast: Burt Lancaster, Tony Curtis, Susan Harrison, Marty Milner, Jeff Donnell, Sam Levene, Joe Frisco, Barbara Nichols, Emile Meyer, Edith Atwater, The Chico Hamilton Quintet, William Forrest, Joseph Leon, David White, Lawrence Dobkin, Lurene Tuttle, Queenie Smith, Autumn Russell, Jay Adler, Lewis Charles, Philip Van Zandt, James Hill, John Fiedler, Harry Tyler
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- DVD, Blu-ray Criterion