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Drama Mystery 
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19571h 37mOn: Rent or Buy Only Tags: New York Music Country: America

New York City newspaper writer J.J. Hunsecker holds considerable sway over public opinion with his Broadway column, but one thing that he can't control is his younger sister, Susan, who is in a relationship with aspiring jazz guitarist Steve Dallas. Hunsecker strongly disproves of the romance and recruits publicist Sidney Falco to find a way to split the couple, no matter how ruthless the method.Sweet Smell of Success featuring Burt Lancaster and Tony Curtis is available for rent or purchase on iTunes, and available for rent or purchase on Prime Video. It's a drama and mystery movie with a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 98% and a high IMDb audience rating of 8.1 (25,257 votes).

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#1,664 Ranked Movie

#12 Ranked in Film-Noir Movies

#87 Ranked in New York Movies

#141 Ranked in Music Movies

Sweet Smell of Success has a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 98% and a high IMDb audience rating of 8.1 (25,257 votes). The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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