The Day of the Locust

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  • R
  • Genre(s): Drama Thriller
  • Release year: 1975
  • Running time: 144 min
An art director in the 1930's falls in love and attempts to make a young woman an actress despite Hollywood who wants nothing to do with her because of her problems with an estranged man and her alcoholic father.
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An art director in the 1930's falls in love and attempts to make a young woman an actress despite Hollywood who wants nothing to do with her because of her problems with an estranged man and her alcoholic father.

Original Release

05/07/1975

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Cast

Donald Sutherland Homer Simpson
Karen Black Faye Greener
Burgess Meredith Harry Greener
William Atherton Tod Hackett
Geraldine Page Big Sister
Richard Dysart Claude Estee
Bo Hopkins Earle Shoop
Pepe Serna Miguel
Lelia Goldoni Mary Dove
Billy Barty Abe Kusich
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

John Schlesinger

Writers

Waldo Salt, Nathanael West

Cast

Donald Sutherland Homer Simpson
Karen Black Faye Greener
Burgess Meredith Harry Greener
William Atherton Tod Hackett
Geraldine Page Big Sister
Richard Dysart Claude Estee
Bo Hopkins Earle Shoop
Pepe Serna Miguel
Lelia Goldoni Mary Dove
Billy Barty Abe Kusich
Jackie Earle Haley Adore (as Jackie Haley)
Madge Kennedy Mrs. Johnson
John Hillerman Ned Grote
William Castle Director (as William C. Castle)
Paul Stewart Helverston
Gloria LeRoy Mrs. Loomis (as Gloria Le Roy)
Jane Hoffman Mrs. Odlesh
Norman Leavitt Mr. Odlesh (as Norm Leavitt)
Ina Gould Lee Sisters
Florence Lake Lee Sisters

Producers

Editors

Jim Clark

1976 Oscar Best Actor in a Supporting Role Nominated
1976 Oscar Best Cinematography Nominated
1976 Golden Globe Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama Nominated
1976 Golden Globe Best Supporting Actor - Motion Picture Nominated
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