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.

  1. Billy Wilder

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Charles R. Jackson


  3. Charles Brackett


Top Billed Cast

  1. Ray Milland

    Ray Milland

    Don Birnam

  2. Jane Wyman

    Jane Wyman

    Helen St. James

  3. Phillip Terry

    Phillip Terry

    Wick Birnam

  4. Howard Da Silva

    Howard Da Silva

    Nat the Bartender

  5. Doris Dowling

    Doris Dowling


Full Cast & Crew

The Lost Weekend
The Lost Weekend



Status Released

Release Information

  • November 29, 1945


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 41m

Budget $1,250,000.00

Revenue $11,000,000.00



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