Classic Film Tuesday: Sunset Boulevard

1950 – Drama

Free Show


July 18

  • 1:00pm

Sunset Boulevard

“Still the best Hollywood movie ever made about Hollywood.” – New York Observer

An aging silent film queen refuses to accept that her stardom has ended. She hires a young screenwriter to help set up her movie comeback. The screenwriter believes he can manipulate her, but he soon finds out he is wrong. The screenwriters ambivalence about their relationship and her unwillingness to let go leads to a situation of violence, madness, and death.

Genre: Drama   Rating: G     Runtime: 111 min      Language: English

Sponsored by: The Dr. Joseph F. Karpinski Sr. Foundation