The Lost Weekend

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  • TV-PG
  • Genre(s): Drama
  • Release year: 1945
  • Running time: 101 min
Classic portrait of a weekend in the life of an alcoholic writer. Well deserved multi-Oscar winner, including Best Picture!
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Classic portrait of a weekend in the life of an alcoholic writer. Well deserved multi-Oscar winner, including Best Picture!

Original Release

10/05/1945

US Release

11/29/1945

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Cast

Doris Dowling Gloria
Frank Faylen 'Bim' Nolan
Howard Da Silva Nat / Nat the Bartender
Jane Wyman Helen St. James
Ray Milland Don Birnam
Mary Young Mrs. Deveridge
Anita Sharp-Bolster Mrs. Foley
Lilian Fontaine Mrs. St. James
Frank Orth Opera Cloak Room Attendant
Lewis L. Russell Mr. St. James / Charles St. James
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Billy Wilder

Writers

Charles R. Jackson, Charles Brackett, Billy Wilder

Cast

Doris Dowling Gloria
Frank Faylen 'Bim' Nolan
Howard Da Silva Nat / Nat the Bartender
Jane Wyman Helen St. James
Ray Milland Don Birnam
Mary Young Mrs. Deveridge
Anita Sharp-Bolster Mrs. Foley
Lilian Fontaine Mrs. St. James
Frank Orth Opera Cloak Room Attendant
Lewis L. Russell Mr. St. James / Charles St. James
Douglas Spencer Beetle Man in Drunk Tank
Andy Andrews Alcoholic
Walter Baldwin Man from Albany
Harry Barris Pianist at Harry & Joe's
Jess Lee Brooks Hospital Patient
Jack Rube Clifford Guard
David Clyde Dave
James Conaty Man in Nightclub Washroom
Willa Pearl Curtis Mrs. Wertheim's Assistant
John Deauville Cloakroom Attendant

Producers

Editors

Doane Harrison

1946 Oscar Best Picture Won
1946 Oscar Best Actor in a Leading Role Won
1946 Oscar Best Director Won
1946 Oscar Best Writing, Screenplay Won
1946 Oscar Best Cinematography, Black-and-White Nominated
1946 Oscar Best Film Editing Nominated
1946 Oscar Best Music, Scoring of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture Nominated
1946 Golden Globe Best Picture Won
1946 Golden Globe Best Director Won
1946 Golden Globe Best Actor Won
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