American Masters (1985– )
8.3/10
59

Billy Wilder: The Human Comedy 

A profile of writer-director Billy Wilder.

Director:

Writer:

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Edit

Cast

Episode credited cast:
...
Himself
...
Himself
...
Himself
...
Herself
...
Himself / Narrator
...
Herself
...
Himself
...
Himself
...
Himself
...
Himself
...
Herself (as Audrey Wilder)
Edit

Storyline

A one-hour profile of Billy Wilder, the writer-director whose movies include "Double Indemnity", "The Lost Weekend", "Sunset Blvd.", "Ace in the Hole", "Stalag 17", "Sabrina", "The Seven Year Itch", "Witness for the Prosecution", "Some Like It Hot", "The Apartment", "Irma La Douce", "The Fortune Cookie" and "The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes". Included: clips from those films; comments from Wilder, Walter Matthau (who also narrates), Jack Lemmon, Shirley MacLaine, Nancy Olson, I.A.L. Diamond, Audrey Wilder, critic Richard Schickel, and writer-directors Robert Towne, William Friedkin and Ron Shelton. Written by alfiehitchie

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Edit

Details

Release Date:

4 February 1998 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show more on  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Contribute to This Page

Watch the Latest Episode of "The IMDb Show"

This week on "The IMDb Show," La La Land producer Jordan Horowitz shares some "secret" information about his new spy-thriller series, "Counterpart." Plus, Kevin Smith lets us in on his favorite Sundance movies of all time.

Watch the show