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Title Sweet smell of success [(DVD) videorecording] / Hecht, Hill and Lancaster present ; directed by Alexander Mackendrick ; produced by James Hill ; a Norma-Curtleigh Productions picture.

Edition Special edition.
Publication Info. [United States] : The Criterion Collection, 2011.
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult DVD Fiction  F SWE    AVAILABLE
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Description 2 videodiscs (96 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Criterion collection ; 555
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 555.
Credits Screenplay by Clifford Odets and Ernest Lehman ; photographed by James Wong Howe ; music by Elmer Bernstein
Cast Burt Lancaster, Martin Milner, Tony Curtis, Susan Harrison, Sam Levene, Barbara Nichols, Jeff Donnell, the Chico Hamilton Quintet.
System Details DVD; NTCS, region 1; widescreen.
Language Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Audience Rating: Not rated.
Contents Disc 1. The film -- Disc 2. The supplements.
Summary Burt Lancaster stars as barbaric Broadway gossip columnist J. J. Hunsecker, and Tony Curtis is Sidney Falco, the unprincipled press agent he ropes into smearing the up-and-coming jazz musician romancing his beloved sister.
Note Special features: audio commentary by James Naremore; original theatrical trailer; documentary "Mackendrick : the man who walked away" (1986); documentary "James Wong Howe : cinematographer" (1986)
For specific features see interactive menu.
Subject Jazz musicians -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Gossip columnists -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Brothers and sisters -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Lehman, Ernest, 1915-2005 -- Film adaptations.
Genre Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Mackendrick, Alexander, 1912-1993, director.
Hill, James, 1916-2001, producer.
Odets, Clifford, 1906-1963, screenwriter.
Lancaster, Burt, 1913-1994, actor.
Curtis, Tony, 1925-2010, actor.
Milner, Martin, 1927- actor.
Lehman, Ernest, 1915-2005. Sweet smell of success.
Norma Productions (FIrm)
Curtleigh Productions (Firm)
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Added Title Sweet smell of success (Motion picture)
ISBN 9781604653878
Standard No. 715515068017
Music No. CC1980D The Criterion Collection
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