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"It happenend in Hollywood. But it could have happened in hell."
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"The Day of the Locust" (1975) is an American film based on the book of the same name by Nathanael West. It is set in Hollywood just before WWII. The film follows a group of Hollywood bottom-feeders going about their lives until one of them snaps and kills a child. The film includes several bizarre vignettes, like a child doing a Mae West impression and a dwarf caressing an injured rooster.

The Day of the Locust is an Drama movie that was released in 1975 and has a run time of 2 hr 24 min. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.1.

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| 1975 | 2 hr 24 min | 7.1/10
Donald Sutherland, Karen Black, Burgess Meredith, William Atherton
John Schlesinger
Produced By
Jerome Hellman