Who Won the 1961
Academy Awards Best Director

Billy Wilder

("The Apartment")

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Marching To Madonna's Drummer

Daily Caller
She is becoming the Mae West of her generation – begging that great Billy Wilder line from Sunset Boulevard when William Holden as Joe Gillis says to Gloria Swanson playing the ill-fated Norma Desmond: “There's nothing tragic about being 50; not unless ...



1961 Academy Awards Best Director Winner Billy Wilder News

Promises, Promises review – Bacharach's musical makeover of ...

The Guardian
A revival of Neil Simon's adaptation of the Billy Wilder classic, with songs by Bacharach and Hal David, is well performed but gratingly anachronistic.



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1961 Academy Awards Best Director Winner Billy Wilder News

Jerry Maguire At 20: Cameron Crowe Shows Us The Money

Empire
Billy Wilder got right to the heart of it. Billy Wilder got right to the heart of a lot of things, but on this day in 1995, he was getting right to the heart of Jerry Maguire. Cameron Crowe, a huge Wilder fan, had been trying to persuade the great ...

1961 Academy Awards Best Director Winner Billy Wilder News

Rediscovered Marilyn Monroe footage reminds us dudes have ...

A.V. Club
Marilyn Monroe's subway grate scene from The Seven Year Itch is one of the iconic images of 20th century cinema. But director Billy Wilder famously had to film ...



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