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Some Like It Hot

Some Like It Hot(1959)

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Brief Synopsis

Two musicians on the run from gangsters masquerade as members of an all-girl band.

Cast & Crew

Billy Wilder Director
Marilyn Monroe Sugar Kane Kowalcyzk
Tony Curtis Joe, also known as Josephine and Shell Oil, Junior
Jack Lemmon Jerry, also known as Daphne
George Raft "Spats" Colombo
Pat O'Brien Mulligan
Joe E. Brown Osgood Fielding III
Nehemiah Persoff Little Bonaparte
Joan Shawlee Sweet Sue
Billy Gray Sid Poliakoff
George E. Stone "Toothpick" Charlie
Dave Barry Beinstock
Mike Mazurki Spats's henchman

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  PG Premiere Info:  New York opening: 29 Mar 1959
Release Date:  1959 Production Date:  EB; AFI Library; AFI; Paige
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  United Artists Corp.
Sound:  Mono (Westrex Recording System) Production Co:  Ashton Productions, Inc., The Mirisch Company, Inc.
Duration(mins):  120 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  10,710    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Fantastically Fun Foray!

    Tawny 2017-01-05

    Imagine, if you will, a well-scripted smart comedy featuring leading and supporting actors perfectly cast in each role! Some Like it Hot is that film. The... MORE>

  • Some Like It Hot

    Will 2016-12-31

    Reply to Maurice, Mike Mazurka didn't play Mike Fink in the 1950s Davy Crockett series. It was Jeff York. Not a big Monroe fan, but I think this was... MORE>

  • "Two Guys From Texas"

    Jeff Boston 2016-09-29

    An earlier film that may have been one of the inspirations of SLIH, TGFT has more agreeable leads and is funnier. MORE>