Sunset Boulevard (film) Summary
Billy Wilder

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Sunset Boulevard Summary

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Sunset Boulevard begins by focusing on a signpost that reads, "Sunset Blvd." We watch police cars, sirens blaring, rush to one of the homes. Joe Gillis, the narrator of the story, tells us that it is about five o'clock in the morning on Sunset Boulevard. He says that he homicide squad is coming to the scene of a crime that will be on television and in the newspapers; a former...

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