Sweet Smell of Success (1957)

Sweet Smell of Success
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 1hr 36mins.
Genres Drama
Keywords N/A
Status Released
US Release Date
  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Burt Lancaster Actor J J Hunsecker 1 1000001
Tony Curtis Actor Sidney Falco 1 1000002
Susan Harrison Actor Susan Hunsecker 1 1000003
Martin Milner Actor Steve Dallas 1 1000004
Sam Levene Actor Frank D'Angelo 1 1000005
Barbara Nichols Actor Rita 1 1000006
Jeff Donnell Actor Sally 1 1000007
Joseph Leon Actor Robard 1 1000008
Edith Atwater Actor Mary 1 1000009
Emile Meyer Actor Harry Kello 1 1000010
Joe Frisco Actor Herbie Temple 1 1000011
David White Actor Otis Elwell 1 1000012
Lawrence Dobkin Actor Leo Bartha 1 1000013
Lurene Tuttle Actor Mrs Bartha 1 1000014
Queenie Smith Actor Mildred Tam 1 1000015
Autumn Russell Actor Linda 1 1000016
Jay Adler Actor Manny Davis 1 1000017
Lewis Charles Actor Al Evans 1 1000018
Alexander Mackendrick Director n/a 2 2000001
James Hill Producer n/a 3 3000001
Harold Hecht Executive Producer n/a 174 3000002
Clifford Odets Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Ernest Lehman Screenplay n/a 120778 4000002
Ernest Lehman Source Material (from novel) from novelette("Tell Me About It Tomorrow") 120793 4000003
James Wong Howe Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Alan Crosland Jr. Editor n/a 172 7000001
Elmer Bernstein Music n/a 120781 8000001
Chico Hamilton Song songs 120859 8000002
Fred Katz Song songs 120859 8000003
Edward Carrere Art Director art direction 183 9000001
Synopsis
A sleazy PR man will do anything to get his clients mentioned in the column of a powerful journalist. To achieve this gain he tries to help the columnist break up the latter's younger sister's relationship with a jazz musician, something the overprotective columnist does not approve of.