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The Big Carnival (1951)

US 111m, B&W Director: Billy Wilder; Cast: Kirk Douglas, Jan Sterling, Robert Arthur, Porter Hall Once a big time city reporter, Chuck Tatum finds himself working for the Albuquerque Sun-Bulletin. … Continue reading

01/31/2014 · 2 Comments

Some Like It Hot (1959)

US 122m, B&W Director: Billy Wilder; Cast: Marilyn Monroe, Tony Curtis, Jack Lemmon, George Raft, Joe E. Brown, Pat O’Brien, Nehemiah Persoff Some Like it Hot is a classic Hollywood … Continue reading

02/02/2011 · Leave a comment

The Apartment (1960)

USA 125m, B&W Director: Billy Wilder; Cast: Jack Lemmon, Shirley MacLaine, Fred MacMurray, Jack Kruschen C. C. Baxter is an unmarried clerk working for a large New York insurance firm … Continue reading

06/02/2010 · 2 Comments

The Lost Weekend (1945)

USA 101m, B&W Director: Billy Wilder; Cast: Ray Milland, Jane Wyman, Phillip Terry The Lost Weekend is a drama and cautionary tale about a failed alcoholic writer living in New … Continue reading

04/12/2010 · Leave a comment

Double Indemnity (1944)

USA 107m, B&W Director: Billy Wilder; Cast: Fred MacMurray, Barbara Stanwyck, Edward G. Robinson Double Indemnity is a classic film noir starring Fred MacMurray as Walter Neff – a greedy … Continue reading

04/04/2010 · Leave a comment

Sunset Boulevard (1950)

USA 110m, B&W Director: Billy Wilder; Cast: William Holden, Gloria Swanson, Erich von Stroheim, Nancy Olson Sunset Boulevard is an intriguing murder mystery with dark comedic undertones told as a … Continue reading

11/13/2009 · Leave a comment