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6 thoughts on “ The Sweet Smell Of Sucess

  1. Esoteric Recordings are pleased to announce the first ever CD edition of the wonderful album by Jim Capaldi, THE SWEET SMELL OF SUCCESS. Recorded after a hiatus which saw Jim living in Brazil, the album featured classic tracks such as 'MAN WITH NO COUNTRY', the album's title track, a fabulous re-interpretation of the classic TRAFFIC track 'THE LOW SPARK OF HIGH HEELED BOYS' and 3/5(1).
  2. Sweet Smell of Success A classic of the late s, this film looks at the string-pulling behind-the-scenes action between desperate press agent Sidney Falco (Tony Curtis) and the ultimate power broker in that long-ago show-biz Manhattan: gossip columnist J.J. Hunsecker (Burt Lancaster)/10(96).
  3. Sweet Smell of Success Critics Consensus. Sweet Smell of Success boasts a top-notch cast, sharp direction, atmospheric cinematography, and an appropriately jazzy score, making it one of the best 98%.
  4. Editorial Reviews. A late New York City noir skillfully helmed by a director renowned for his British comedies, Sweet Smell of Success is a tasty cinematic cookie full of arsenic. With James Wong Howe's peerlessly sleek location monochrome photography setting the nocturnal mood of New York's lost theaters and nightclubs, Alexander Mackendrick guides his stars to career performances as the /5(6).
  5. Based on the movie of the same name, The Sweet Smell of Success tells the story of a powerful newspaper columnist named J. J. Hunsecker who uses his connections to ruin his sister's relationship with a man he deems inappropriate.
  6. Jul 13,  · Directed by Tony Mordente. With Gene Barry, Peter Barton, Danny Kamekona, Bever-Leigh Banfield. The scent of murder is in the air as Amos /10(9).

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