Billy Wilder


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Noun1.Billy Wilder - United States filmmaker (born in Austria) whose dark humor infused many of the films he made (1906-2002)
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? www.aberdeenperformingarts.com BILLY WILDER FILM SEASON Popular movie group Inverness Film Fans will screen a season of three films, all directed by the fabulous Billy Wilder, one of the most celebrated directors from Hollywood's golden age.
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By 1950, director Billy Wilder had already authored a definite film noir in "Double Indemnity" (1944) and would soon be remembered for later crafting some of the most enduring comedies in Hollywood history -- "The Seven Year Itch" (1955), "Some Like It Hot" (1959) and "The Apartment" (1960).
The episode - titled Marilyn Monroe And Billy Wilder - also features Arthur Miller (Dougray Scott) and Paula Strasberg (Felicity Montagu), who offer advice to Monroe as she struggles with her lines.
It's a compelling story of romance and obsession, based on Billy Wilder's legendary film.
Based on Billy Wilder's classic 1950 film-noir, the impressive stage set poses as both Paramount Studios and Desmond's voluptuous mansion.
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Ulmer, Otto Preminger, John Brahm, Billy Wilder, director-cinematographer Rudolph Mate, producer Seymour Nebenzal, actor Peter Lorrewere all Central European Jews who sought refuge in America.
Barbara Stanwyck starred in Billy Wilder's Double Indemnity 3.
Billy Wilder once said, 'One day you are a signature, next day you're an autograph.'
The turning point came in casting him against type in Billy Wilder's The Lost Weekend (1945) winning the best reviews of his career (he was the first Welshman to win an Best Acting Oscar).