Regent Street Cinema Presents: Sweet Smell Of Success
Enjoy a classic film noir at Britain's oldest cinema
Take a step into British cinematic history at the Regent Street Cinema. Britain's oldest cinema, it was the first place in the country to ever show moving pictures. It kickstarted British cinema with a screening of Cinematographe in 1896. Now, you can catch a special screening of the classic film noir Sweet Smell Of Success. J.J. Hunsecker, a powerful New York newspaper columnist is dead set against his sister marrying a jazz musician. Sidney Falco, a sleazy PR Man, will do anything to get publicity for his clients and sees it as a way to win the writer’s favour. So he sets out to break up the affair. Certificate: PG. Running time: 1 hour 36 minutes.
"New York never looked as thrillingly sordid as it does in this scabrous masterpiece."