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Sunset Boulevard

from movie to musical

by George C. Perry

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  • 30 Currently reading

Published by H. Holt in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lloyd Webber, Andrew, 1948-,
  • Sunset Boulevard (Motion picture),
  • Musicals -- Librettos.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementGeorge Perry ; foreword by Andrew Lloyd Webber.
    ContributionsLloyd Webber, Andrew, 1948-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML410.L78 P52 1993
    The Physical Object
    Pagination169 p. :
    Number of Pages169
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1443360M
    ISBN 100805029273
    LC Control Number93078558

      Directed by Billy Wilder. With William Holden, Gloria Swanson, Erich von Stroheim, Nancy Olson. A screenwriter develops a dangerous relationship with a faded film star determined to make a triumphant return/10(K). Glenn Close returns after more than two decades to her Tony Award-winning role in this revival of 'Sunset Boulevard,' the Andrew Lloyd Webber musical based on Billy Wilder's film noir : Frank Scheck.

    Film critic Ed Sikov is the author of the critically acclaimed "On Sunset Boulevard: The Life and Times of Billy Wilder "and "Mr. Strangelove: A Biography of Peter Sellers," He has taught at Columbia University, Haverford College, and Colorado College, and lives in New York/5(2). Sunset Boulevard Summary. Meet Joe Gillis. He's dead. And floating in a pool. How did this happen? Well, his disembodied voice leads us back in time and gives us the skinny. Joe is a screenwriter, trying to make car payments and expenses.

    Sunset Boulevard, New York, New York. 13K likes. Andrew Lloyd Webber’s award-winning masterpiece starring Ria Jones and Danny Mac is now on its UK & Ireland Tour. For venue & cast schedule, visit our. Sunset Boulevard is about a young, down-on-his-luck screenwriter named Joe Gillis, who, purely by chance, ends up working for an actress from the silent film era named Norma Desmond (played by real silent-era goddess Gloria Swanson). She's a somewhat-crazy has-been celebrity who is desperately planning a comeback.


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