The Lost Weekend

Poster for the movie "The Lost Weekend"
Poster for the movie "The Lost Weekend"


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Don Birnam, a long-time alcoholic, has been sober for ten days and appears to be over the worst... but his craving has just become more insidious. Evading a country weekend planned by his brother and girlfriend, he begins a four-day bender that just might be his last - one way or another.

Collections: Billy Wilder

Tagline: The screen dares to open the strange and savage pages of a shocking bestseller!

Genres: Drama


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Language:  English
Release Date:  29 november 1945

Box Office

Budget:  $1.250.000
Revenue:  $11.000.000

Company Credits

Production Companies:  Paramount

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 41 min