Sweet smell of success is clifford odets' masterpiece of screenwriting, for a further in-depth review of this dvd, this is an old film, 1957, 61 years old,. Sweetness and dark by jeffrey m anderson sweet smell of success (1957), which opens today in a new 35mm print at the rafael film center, is a remarkable example of the monkey-typewriter theory. The word tense doesn't even begin to describe alexander mackendrick's psychologically unsettling masterpiece sweet smell of success carrying perhaps the best performances of both burt lancaster's and tony curtis' careers, the film is a brilliant take on the real life persona of walter winchell, but also, a personal journey for its two leads. New york theater review, theatre, broadway, musicals, film adaptations think of sweet smell of success sweet smell of success book (from the 1957 film) by.
Sweet smell of success (1957) not rated | 96 min | drama, film-noir powerful but unethical broadway columnist jj hunsecker coerces unscrupulous press agent. Sweet smell of success (1957) external reviews (116) dvdclassik review (french) dvdfrcom next reel film podcast. Sweet smell of success (1957) is an acerbic, dynamic and intense film that exposes the diseased under-side of new york city's glamorous night life, revealing brutality, capriciousness, greed, evil, psychological violence.
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Sweet smell of success is a very dark 1957 film noir it received poor audience reactions when it was first screened, but it is critically acclaimed as a. Sweet smell of success (1957) is a sexual drama, film-noir movie starring burt lancaster and tony curtis it is directed by alexander mackendrick new york city newspaper writer jj hunsecker (burt lancaster) holds considerable sway over public opinion with his broadway column, but one thing that he can't control is his. A version of this archives appears in print on june 28, 1957, on page 24 of the new york edition with the headline: the screen: 'sweet smell of success' film at state dissects power-mad columnist.
Finding a noteworthy story is the least of this press agents problems in sweet smell of success starring tony curtis as sidney falco and burt lancaster as j. Sweet smell of success review 1957 run time: 96 mins wonder movie review this film may be based on rj palacio's fictional bestseller,. In the swift, cynical sweet smell of success, directed by alexander mackendrick, burt lancaster stars as the vicious broadway gossip columnist j j hunsecker, and tony curtis as sidney falco, the unprincipled press agent hunsecker ropes into smearing the up-and-coming jazz musician romancing his beloved sister. Find trailers, reviews, synopsis, awards and cast information for sweet smell of success (1957) - alexander mackendrick on allmovie - ernest lehman drew upon his experiences as a&hellip.
A review of the 1957 movie sweet smell of success directed by alexander mackendrick and starring burt lancaster on the 20/20 movie reviews website. Sweet smell of success: sweet smell of success, american film noir, released in 1957, that was praised for its intensity, intelligent dialogue, and searing look at corruption in big-city journalism. The next step in my quest to watch and review the icheckmovies imdb film-noir list, was sweet smell of success, a film focused on the struggle for power, influence and money, played out on the gossip columns of a new york newspaper.