The Day of the Locust Solarmovie

The Day of the Locust (1975)


An art director in the 1930s falls in love and attempts to make a young woman an actress despite Hollywood who wants nothing to do with her because of her problems with an estranged man and her alcoholic father.

The Day of the Locust Solarmovie
Solarmovie Score: 6.6/10 from 31 votes
Release Date: 1975-05-07
Status: Released
Run time: 144 min / 2:24
Production Studio : Paramount, Long Road Productions
Production Country: United States of America


Donald Sutherland
as Homer Simpson
Karen Black
as Faye Greener
Burgess Meredith
as Harry Greener
William Atherton
as Tod Hackett
Geraldine Page
as Big Sister
Richard Dysart
as Claude Estee
Bo Hopkins
as Earle Shoop
Pepe Serna
as Miguel
Lelia Goldoni
as Mary Dove
Billy Barty
as Abe Kusich
Jackie Earle Haley
Ann Coleman
as Girl


Directing John Schlesinger Director
Sound John Barry Original Music Composer
Camera Conrad L. Hall Director of Photography
Writing Nathanael West Novel
Writing Waldo Salt Screenplay
Editing Jim Clark Editor
Production Marion Dougherty Casting
Art Richard Macdonald Production Design
Art John J. Lloyd Art Direction
Art George James Hopkins Set Decoration
Art Rick Simpson Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Ann Roth Costume Design
Art Dan Perri Title Designer