Sunset Boulevard (1950)
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Hollywood has long been known as the Dream Factory. But what happens when the dream dies?
That's the story told by director Billy Wilder in Sunset Boulevard, which finds a broke screenwriter (William Holden) becoming the kept boy toy of a fading silent movie star (Gloria Swanson) who is so bent on a comeback that she's sliding into madness.