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The Day of the Locust, 1975

The Day of the Locust
Directed by: John Schlesinger
Written by: Waldo Salt
Language:  English
Country:  USA
Runtime:  144 min
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The mood of The Day of the Locust is cynical, clever, and biting. The plot centers around showbiz, parents and children, and artists and showbiz. It features satire. The Day of the Locust is a drama movie. Stylistically, it is a film in a film and is surreal. In approach, it is serious and realistic. The pacing of The Day of the Locust is slow. The setting is Hollywood. It happens in the 1930s. The Day of the Locust is based on a book. The movie is known for being critically acclaimed.

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Based on Nathanael West's satirical novel, John Schlesinger's The Day of the Locust is an absorbing... more

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Language: English
Country: USA
Release date: 22 August 1975
Runtime: 144 min

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Donald Sutherland Donald Sutherland As Homer Simpson
Karen Black Karen Black As Faye Greener
Burgess Meredith Burgess Meredith As Harry Greener
William Atherton William Atherton As Tod Hackett
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