Posters Show All

The Day of the Locust Poster

Find out where to watch The Day of the Locust on Watch The Day of the Locust online

Languages (8)

Movie Facts

Status: Released

Runtime: 144

Budget: -

Revenue: -

Language: en

Webpage: -

Release Info

  •  -

Plot Keywords

Alternative Titles

No alternative titles have been added.

Content Score: 100

6.1/10 (4 votes)


Tod Hackett (William Atherton), a new arrival to Los Angeles and aspiring art director, is trying to make it in Hollywood in the late 1930's. He soon finds himself increasingly infatuated with his mysterious neighbor, Faye (Karen Black), a wanna-be starlet with possibly devious motives of her own. As Tod is drawn deeper into the lurid private lives of studio bosses and film industry people, he gradually becomes desperate to know if Faye - or anyone - in Hollywood is capable of real love.


It happenend in Hollywood. But it could have happened in hell.


Director: John Schlesinger
Writers: ,

Show All Show All


Donald Sutherland

Donald Sutherland
as Homer Simpson

Karen Black

Karen Black
as Faye Greener

Burgess Meredith

Burgess Meredith
as Harry Greener

William Atherton

William Atherton
as Tod Hackett

Show All Show All

Backdrops Show All


Production Companies


Reviews Show All

There are no English reviews for this movie. Would you like to write one?


We don't have enough data to recommend any movies based on The Day of the Locust.