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All the News That's Fit to Screen: FILM: Sweet Smell of Success (1957)


Sweet Smell of Success (1957)

Directed by Alexander Mackendrick, 96 min.

With Burt Lancaster, Tony Curtis

Screening followed by discussion with gossip writers George Rush and Lindsay Powers.


All the News That's Fit to Screen is a film series celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the New York Public Library's Helen Bernstein Book Award for Excellence in Journalism.

Series curated by Karen Gisonny, Helen B. Berstein Librarian for Periodicals and Journals, and David Callahan, Principal Librarian, Reserve Film and Video Collection.


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