A hack screenwriter writes a screenplay for a former silent-film star who has faded into Hollywood obscurity. Director:Billy Wilder; stars William Holden, Gloria Swanson, Erich von Stroheim
Erich Von Stroheim,Fred Clark,Gloria Swanson,Nancy Olson,William Holden
An aging screen star, unable to face her stagnant career, hires an opportunistic young screenwriter to aid her in making a comeback. Swanson's character was considered to be uncomfortably close to her real life!